Faroe Islands International Matches - 1999/00


Overview
Details 1998/99
(Match 60) Wednesday, 18 August 1999 (Friendly match)
FAROE ISLANDS - ICELAND 0-1 (0-1)
Referee: Martin Ingvarsson (Iceland)
Crowd: 3,511, Tórsvøllur, Tórshavn
Goals: 0-1 Guðjónsson (3)

FAROE ISLANDS (Manager: Allan Simonsen/34):
Jens Martin Knudsen                  (46/ÍF Leiftur) -
Allan Mørkøre                        (43/HB)
Hans Fróði Hansen                    (8/HB)
Óli Johannesen                       (40/Aarhus Gymnastikforening, Aarhus, Denmark (AGF))
Jens Kristian Hansen [c]             (28/B36)
Pól Thorsteinsson                    (16/B36) -
Sámal Joensen                        (11/GÍ)
John Petersen                        (22/B36)
Julian Johnsson                      (27/Sogndal IL, Sogndal, Norway (Sogndal)) -
Uni Arge                             (25/ÍF Leiftur)
Todi Jónsson                         (34/FC København)

Subs:
Fróði Benjaminsen                    (1/B68) for Sámal Joensen (81)
Rógvi Jacobsen                       (1/KÍ)  for Julian Johnsson (85)
Jákup á Borg                         (6/B36) for Uni Arge (85)

ICELAND (Coach: Guðjón Þórðarson):
Birkir Kristinsson (Árni Arason 63) - Auðun Helgason (Sigursteinn Gíslason 36), Lárus Sigurðsson, 
Steinar Adolfsson, Pétur Marteinsson (Tryggvi Guðmundsson 40), Hermann Hreiðarsson - Helgi Kolviðsson, 
Rúnar Kristinsson [c], Þórður Guðjónsson - Ríkharður Daðason, Heiðar Helguson 
(Helgi Sigurðsson 70).

Notes: John Petersen was sent off in the 40th minute.
       This was the first international match played at Tórsvøllur.

(Match 61) Saturday, 4 September 1999 (2000 European Championships qualifier, Group 9)
FAROE ISLANDS - ESTONIA 0-2 (0-0)
Referee: Edo Trivković (Croatia)
Crowd: 2,300, Tórsvøllur, Tórshavn
Goals: 0-1 Reim (85), 0-2 Piiroja (90)

FAROE ISLANDS (Manager: Allan Simonsen/35):
Jákup Mikkelsen                      (12/Herfølge BK) -
Allan Mørkøre                        (44/HB)
Hans Fróði Hansen                    (9/HB)
Óli Johannesen                       (41/AGF)
Jens Kristian Hansen [c]             (29/B36)
Pól Thorsteinsson                    (17/B36) -
Sámal Joensen                        (12/GÍ)
John Petersen                        (23/B36)
Julian Johnsson                      (28/Sogndal) -
Uni Arge                             (26/ÍF Leiftur)
Todi Jónsson                         (35/FC København)

Subs:
Øssur Hansen                         (33/B36) for Pól Thorsteinsson (75)
Jákup á Borg                         (7/B36)  for Sámal Joensen (87)
Henning Jarnskor                     (29/GÍ)  for Uni Arge (87)

ESTONIA (Coach: Teitur Þórðarson):
Mart Poom - Viktor Alonen, Sergei Hohlov-Simson [c], Raio Piiroja, Erko Saviauk
(Marek Lemsalu 90) - Urmas Kirs, Aivar Anniste (Ivan O'Konnel-Bronin 66), Martin Reim, 
Sergei Terehhov - Indrek Zelinski (Dmitri Ustritski 75), Marko Kristal.

(Match 62) Wednesday, 8 September 1999 (2000 European Championships qualifier, Group 9)
FAROE ISLANDS - LITHUANIA 0-1 (0-0)
Referee: Éric Romain (Belgium)
Crowd: 680, Tórsvøllur, Tórshavn
Goals: 0-1 Ramelis (53)

FAROE ISLANDS (Manager: Allan Simonsen/36):
Jákup Mikkelsen                      (13/Herfølge BK) -
Henning Jarnskor                     (30/GÍ)
Hans Fróði Hansen                    (10/HB)
Óli Johannesen                       (42/AGF)
Jens Kristian Hansen [c]             (30/B36)
Øssur Hansen                         (34/B36) -
Pól Thorsteinsson                    (18/B36)
Allan Mørkøre                        (45/HB)
Julian Johnsson                      (29/Sogndal) -
Uni Arge                             (27/ÍF Leiftur)
Todi Jónsson                         (36/FC København)

Subs:
Jákup á Borg                         (8/B36) for Uni Arge (HT)
Fróði Benjaminsen                    (2/B68) for Julian Johnsson (65)
Heðin á Lakjuni                      (2/KÍ)  for Henning Jarnskor (86)

LITHUANIA (Coach: Kęstutis Latoža)
Gintaras Staučė [c] (Gytis Padimanskas 81) - Donatas Vencevičius, Tomas Žvirgždauskas, Marius Skinderis, 
Darius Žutautas, Andrius Tereškinas - Saulius Mikalajūnas, Deividas Šemberas, Tomas Ražanauskas 
(Andrius Skerla 75) - Aidas Preikšaitis, Tomas Ramelis.

(Match 63) Saturday, 9 October 1999 (2000 European Championships qualifier, Group 9)
CZECH REPUBLIC - FAROE ISLANDS 2-0 (1-0)
Referee: Marcel Lică (Romania)
Crowd: 21,362, Letenský Stadion, Prague, Czech Republic
Goals: 1-0 Koller (11), 2-0 Verbíř (80)

FAROE ISLANDS (Manager: Allan Simonsen/37):
Jens Martin Knudsen                  (47/ÍF Leiftur) -
Pól Thorsteinsson                    (19/B36)
Hans Fróði Hansen                    (11/HB)
Óli Johannesen                       (43/AGF)
Jens Kristian Hansen [c]             (31/B36)
Henning Jarnskor                     (31/GÍ) -
Allan Mørkøre                        (46/HB)
Sámal Joensen                        (13/GÍ)
Julian Johnsson                      (30/Sogndal) -
John Petersen                        (24/B36)
Todi Jónsson                         (37/FC København)

Subs:
Rógvi Jacobsen                       (2/KÍ)   for John Petersen (72)
Øssur Hansen                         (35/B36) for Henning Jarnskor (88)

CZECH REPUBLIC (Coach: Jozef Chovanec):
Pavel Srníček - Jan Suchopárek (Pavel Verbíř 74), Karel Rada, Tomáš Řepka - 
Karel Poborský, Miroslav Baranek (Michal Horňák 59), Radek Bejbl (Pavel Horváth 66), 
Patrik Berger, Jiří Němec [c] - Jan Koller, Vladimír Šmicer.

Notes: Pól Thorsteinsson of the Faroe Islands was sent off in the 60th minute.
       Patrik Berger of the Czech Republic was sent off in the 60th minute.
       The Faroe Islands finished in 6th and final position in Group 9 with a record of 0 wins,
       3 draws, 7 losses, 3 points and a goal difference of -13. They scored 4 goals and conceded 17.
       The Czech Republic won all 10 matches in Group 9 and qualified for the 2000 European
       Championships in Belgium and the Netherlands. Scotland (5 wins, 3 draws, 2 losses, 18 points)
       advanced to the play-offs.
       The qualifying draw for the 2002 World Cup in Japan and South Korea was held on Tuesday,
       7 December 1999 at the International Forum in Tokyo, Japan. The Faroe Islands were assigned
       to UEFA Group 1, alongside Luxembourg, Russia, Slovenia, Switzerland and Yugoslavia.

(Match 64) Monday, 31 January 2000 (Nordic Football Championships 2000-01)
FAROE ISLANDS - FINLAND 0-1 (0-0)
Referee: Gylfi Orrason (Iceland)
Crowd: 102, La Manga Club Centro de Fútbol Profesional, La Manga del Mar Menor, Spain
Goals: 0-1 Sumiala (57)

FAROE ISLANDS (Manager: Allan Simonsen/38):
Jens Martin Knudsen                  (48/Ayr United, Ayr, Scotland (Ayr United)) -
Jens Kristian Hansen [c]             (32/Ayr United)
Jan Dam                              (37/B68)
Jóhannis Joensen                     (4/HB) -
Heðin á Lakjuni                      (3/KÍ)
Julian Johnsson                      (31/Sogndal)
Fróði Benjaminsen                    (3/B68)
Sámal Joensen                        (14/ÍF Leiftur)
Henning Jarnskor                     (32/GÍ) -
Jákup á Borg                         (9/B36)
Kurt Mørkøre                         (27/Sogndal)

Subs:
Sunvard Joensen                      (1/GÍ)                                                           for Jens Martin Knudsen (HT)
Allan Mørkøre                        (47/Íþróttabandalag Vestmannaeyja, Vestmannaeyja, Iceland (ÍBV)) for Jóhannis Joensen (HT)
Øssur Hansen                         (36/B36)                                                         for Heðin á Lakjuni (62)
Uni Arge                             (28/KF ÍA, Akranes, Iceland (KF ÍA))                             for Kurt Mørkøre (62)
Rógvi Jacobsen                       (3/KÍ)                                                           for Jákup á Borg (66)
 
FINLAND (Coach: Antti Muurinen):
Jani Viander - Harri Ylönen, Hannu Tihinen, Janne Salli - Tommi Grönlund [c], Jarkko Wiss,
Mika Lehkosuo, Ville Nyland, Vesa Vasara (Petri Helin 63) - Antti Sumiala (Shefki Kuqi 74), 
Jari Niemi (Toni Kallio 63).

Notes: Finland's Jarkko Wiss was sent off in the 6th minute after he received two yellow cards.
       This was the Faroe Islands' first match in the 14th and final edition of the Nordic Football
       Championships. The previous edition was held from 1981 to 1985.

(Match 65) Friday, 4 February 2000 (Nordic Football Championships 2000-01)
FAROE ISLANDS - ICELAND 2-3 (2-1)
Referee: Rune Pedersen (Norway)
Crowd: 57, La Manga Club Centro de Fútbol Profesional, La Manga del Mar Menor, Spain
Goals: 1-0 Kurt Mørkøre (19), 2-0 Jónsson (37), 1-2 Daðason (40) penalty, 2-2 Daðason (57) penalty, 2-3 Gunnlaugsson (66).

FAROE ISLANDS (Manager: Allan Simonsen/39):
Jens Martin Knudsen                  (49/Ayr United) -
Jens Kristian Hansen [c]             (33/Ayr United)
Jan Dam                              (38/B68)
Óli Johannesen                       (44/AGF) -
Øssur Hansen                         (37/B36)
Julian Johnsson                      (32/Sogndal)
Fróði Benjaminsen                    (4/B68)
Allan Mørkøre                        (48/ÍBV)
Henning Jarnskor                     (33/GÍ) -
Kurt Mørkøre                         (28/Sogndal)
Todi Jónsson                         (38/FC København)

Subs:
Jóhannis Joensen                     (5/HB)          for Jan Dam (HT)
Sámal Joensen                        (15/ÍF Leiftur) for Allan Mørkøre (67)
Heðin á Lakjuni                      (4/KÍ)          for Fróði Benjaminsen (76)
Rógvi Jacobsen                       (4/KÍ)          for Kurt Mørkøre (76)

ICELAND (Coach: Atli Eðvaldsson):
Birkir Kristinsson (Árni Arason HT) - Helgi Kolviðsson, Auðun Helgason, Þórhallur Hinriksson - 
Arnar Viðarsson, Bjarki Gunnlaugsson (Sverrir Sverrisson 85), Ólafur Bjarnason (Sigurður Jónsson 74), 
Rúnar Kristinsson [c], Einar Daníelsson (Indriði Sigurðsson 30) - Ríkharður Daðason 
(Haukur Gudnason 80), Tryggvi Guðmundsson.

(Match 66) Wednesday, 26 April 2000 (Friendly match)
LIECHTENSTEIN - FAROE ISLANDS 0-1 (0-0)
Referee: Andreas Schluchter (Switzerland)
Crowd: 950, Rheinpark Stadion, Vaduz, Liechtenstein
Goals: 0-1 Arge (71)

FAROE ISLANDS (Manager: Allan Simonsen/40):
Jens Martin Knudsen                  (50/B36) -
Jens Kristian Hansen [c]             (34/B36)
Jan Dam                              (39/B68)
Fróði Benjaminsen                    (5/B68) -
Øssur Hansen                         (38/B36)
Sámal Joensen                        (16/ÍF Leiftur)
John Petersen                        (25/B36)
Julian Johnsson                      (33/Sogndal)
Allan Mørkøre                        (49/ÍBV) -
Kurt Mørkøre                         (29/Sogndal)
Todi Jónsson                         (39/FC København)

Subs:
Jákup á Borg                         (10/B36)   for Kurt Mørkøre (54)
Uni Arge                             (29/KF ÍA) for Allan Mørkøre (54)
Henning Jarnskor                     (34/GÍ)    for Øssur Hansen (77)
Rógvi Jacobsen                       (5/KÍ)     for Sámal Joensen (77)
Jóhannis Joensen                     (6/HB)     for John Petersen (90+1)

LIECHTENSTEIN (Coach: Ralf Loose)
Peter Jehle - Jürgen Ospelt (Herbert Bicker 82), Martin Stocklasa, Patrik Hefti, Harry Zech, 
Daniel Hasler - Michael Stocklasa (Matthias Beck 86), Frédéric Gigon (Christof Ritter 79), 
Martin Telser - Thomas Beck (Ronny Büchel 69), Mario Frick [c].

Notes: Jens Martin Knudsen became the first player to reach the 50-match milestone for the
       Faroe Islands.
       In the second half, Øssur Hansen missed a penalty kick, kicking the ball over the
       crossbar, after Todi Jónsson was fouled.

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