Iceland national team tour of USA 1956

 7-Oct-1956 Philadelpha     Uhrik Truckers        3-3  Iceland     [at Edison Field (29th & Cambria Streets)]
              [Billy Eckhardt, Pasquale Pepe, Davey Dick / ١r­ur ١r­arson, Sigur­ur Bergsson, RÝkhar­ur Jˇnsson]

10-Oct-1956 Baltimore       Maryland All-Stars *  0-4  Iceland     [at Homewood Field]
              [١r­ur ١r­arson x2, RÝkhar­ur Jˇnsson x2]

14-Oct-1956 New York City   Maccabi Tel-Aviv      2-0  Iceland     [at Downing Stadium]
              [Binyamin Rabinovich 50', Rafi Levi 61']


* The home team was a combination of the Baltimore Rockets and the Maryland State and District of Columbia Soccer Football Association.


Iceland squad
 Officials: Bj÷rgvin Schram, Ingvar Pßlsson, Gu­mundur Sveinbj÷rnsson, Lßrus ┴rnason, Jakob Sigur­sson
 Coach: Karl Gu­mundsson
 Players: Helgi DanÝelsson [═A] (GK), Bj÷rgvin Hermannsson [Valur] (GK), Kristinn Gunnlaugsson [═A], ┴rni Njßlsson [Valur],
          Ëlafur GÝslason [KR], Sveinn Teitsson [═A], Halldˇr Halldˇrsson [Valur], Einar Halldˇrsson [Valur],
          Gu­jˇn Finnbogason [═A], Halldˇr Sigurbj÷rnsson [═A], RÝkhar­ur Jˇnsson [═A] [captain], ١r­ur ١r­arson [═A],
          Helgi Bj÷rgvinsson [═A], Gunnar Gu­mannsson [KR], Sigur­ur Bergsson [KR], Jˇn Leˇsson [═A].



USA national team visit to Iceland 1955


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