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Icelandic United fan Sigurjón Reynisson.

#MUFCMundial: Iceland

With a population smaller than Manchester, Iceland packed quite a punch at Euro 2016, which included knocking out England. United supporter Sigurjón Reynisson evaluates the Nordic nation and reckons future upsets could be on the cards in Russia.

Which country are you representing and why?

I represent Iceland because my parents are from there.

How far do you think your team will go in the tournament - can they reach the final and win?

I think Iceland will get to the round of 16.

Icelandic players perform the Thunder Clap.
Iceland reached the quarter-finals of Euro 2016, knocking out England in the process.

Which United star do you think will shine brightest during this World Cup?


How would you sum up your feelings about the World Cup using emojis only?


Hordur Magnusson runs with the ball.
Hordur Magnusson is a defender who plays for Bristol City of the Championship.

Have you ever been to Old Trafford?

No, I've not been to Old Trafford but it's a dream.

Which player from your national team would you love to see in a United shirt?

I would love to see Hordur Magnusson or Gylfi Sigurdsson in a United shirt.

Iceland's Gylfi Sigurdsson.
Everton's Gylfi Sigurdsson is a key part of Iceland's midfield.


As the World Cup continues, we are looking for a United fan to represent each of the 32 nations competing in Russia.

If you would like to get involved, send an email to with your country in the subject line but please note, we may not be able to respond to every message we receive. Thank you.

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