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The Iceland football team were welcomed home from the Euros with this spine-tingling 'Viking Clap'

Let’s hear it for the unlikely heroes of the Euros!

WHILE IRELAND MAY have had the best fans of the Euros, Iceland became the unlikely heroes of the championship.

Soccer Euro 2016 Iceland Source: Brynjar Gunnarsson/PA Wire

The team defied the odds to reach the quarter finals in Paris, where they were defeated by France on Sunday.

They were greeted by thousands of people in Reykjavik yesterday with the ‘Viking’ thunder clap, which the team performed with their fans during the Euros.

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The homecoming has gone viral across social media and everyone can agree that it’s absolutely epic:

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