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From The42 'They have a viking mentality' - Bell targets Iceland win in build-up to World Cup campaign Coygig

'They have a viking mentality' - Bell targets Iceland win in build-up to World Cup campaign

WNT manager Colin Bell expects a tough night in Tallaght as his side gear towards the beginning of their 2019 World Cup qualifying campaign.

From TheJournal.ie 270 jobs on the way as Iceland opens string of new Irish stores Jobs Watch

270 jobs on the way as Iceland opens string of new Irish stores

Stores are set to open in locations like Fermoy, Galway, Letterkenny and Gorey.

From TheJournal.ie Iceland to make equal pay the law for men and women Mind The Gap

Iceland to make equal pay the law for men and women

The law will come into effect in January.

From TheJournal.ie Iceland's jailed bankers say they were scapegoats for the financial crisis Financial Crisis

Iceland's jailed bankers say they were scapegoats for the financial crisis

They’re taking their cases to the European Court of Human Rights.

'The manager will decide if he's happy or not' - Horgan staying grounded after Ireland debut

The Preston winger was introduced during last night’s game against Iceland.

From The42 As it happened: Ireland v Iceland, International friendly Liveblog

As it happened: Ireland v Iceland, International friendly

We were back at the Aviva Stadium as Martin O’Neill’s much-changed side faced Iceland.

From TheJournal.ie 'The correction': Should the government forgive some of Ireland's mortgage debt?

'The correction': Should the government forgive some of Ireland's mortgage debt?

Iceland forgave a portion of mortgage holders’ debts in 2014.

From TheJournal.ie Iceland in mourning after missing young woman's body found on beach Rare Crime

Iceland in mourning after missing young woman's body found on beach

Birna Brjansdottir was missing for eight days before her body was found.

From TheJournal.ie Mystery: Three sailors arrested after disappearance of young woman in Iceland Missing

Mystery: Three sailors arrested after disappearance of young woman in Iceland

Members of Iceland’s elite police unit flew to a trawler to question the crew.

From TheJournal.ie While others look to get out, some politicians in Iceland want a referendum on joining the EU In Out

While others look to get out, some politicians in Iceland want a referendum on joining the EU

But what would the referendum be called? IceIn? IcEnter? ReykjavIn?

From The42 'You start to see the fear emerging and the self-confidence draining' Ice Ice Baby

'You start to see the fear emerging and the self-confidence draining'

England’s Euro 2016 elimination to Iceland took Roy Hodgson completely by surprise.

From TheJournal.ie Iceland (the country) sues 'aggressive' Iceland (the frozen food shop) over name NO THAW IN RELATIONS

Iceland (the country) sues 'aggressive' Iceland (the frozen food shop) over name

The Nordic country has taken the case to the European Union Intellectual Property Office.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's been a bit taboo ... but it attracts people': Inside the world's biggest penis museum Reykjavik

'It's been a bit taboo ... but it attracts people': Inside the world's biggest penis museum

“It all started as a joke,” the museum’s manager said. “My father had fun just collecting, doing something no one has done before.”

From TheJournal.ie Iceland scrambles to form government after Pirate Party falls short Iceland

Iceland scrambles to form government after Pirate Party falls short

Prime Minister Sigurdur Ingi Johannsson told the national broadcaster RUV he would resign today after his Progressive Party suffered a plunge in support.

From TheJournal.ie Iceland election: Anti-establishment Pirate Party set to shake up political landscape Voting Today

Iceland election: Anti-establishment Pirate Party set to shake up political landscape

The party is hoping to capitalise on the deep distrust of the political elite in the wake of the Panama Papers revelations.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion polls put Pirate Party on course to form government in Iceland Aaaar Matey

Opinion polls put Pirate Party on course to form government in Iceland

The protest party promotes direct democracy, 35-hour working weeks and total drug decriminalisation for the island nation.

From TheJournal.ie Hot springs, whale watching and winter sun - just some of the great things to see in Iceland Sponsored By Wow Air

Hot springs, whale watching and winter sun - just some of the great things to see in Iceland

From the Blue Lagoon right up to the Haukadalur valley.

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!

From The42 As it happened: France v Iceland, Euro 2016 quarter-final Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: France v Iceland, Euro 2016 quarter-final

One of the tournament’s surprise packages looked to cause another upset when they met the hosts at the Stade de France.

From TheJournal.ie Here's the hardest quiz about Iceland you'll take today Thunder Clap

Here's the hardest quiz about Iceland you'll take today

The country’s journey at Euro 2016 is the story of the tournament, but how well do you know your geysers from your volcanic ash clouds?

From The42 'It's been the perfect response from England' — Steve McClaren tempts fate as Iceland net winner Shteve

'It's been the perfect response from England' — Steve McClaren tempts fate as Iceland net winner

McClaren froze on air as Kolbeinn Sigthorsson squeezed what turned out to be the winning goal past Joe Hart.

From TheJournal.ie They've had a tough few months - so it's no surprise Icelanders are losing their minds a little Iceland Smites

They've had a tough few months - so it's no surprise Icelanders are losing their minds a little

Their adult population is just a little larger than that of Kildare. So, yes, they’ve been partying.

From The42 'The future is bright' - Rooney denies international retirement after England debacle Euro 2016

'The future is bright' - Rooney denies international retirement after England debacle

The captain says he is determined to fight on under a new manager.

From The42 Iceland hero Sigurdsson: 'England thought it would be a walk in the park' Cold As Ice

Iceland hero Sigurdsson: 'England thought it would be a walk in the park'

Ragnar Sigurdsson feels England underestimated Iceland and expected an easy evening in Nice.

From The42 Roy Hodgson resigns as England manager following shock defeat to Iceland The End

Roy Hodgson resigns as England manager following shock defeat to Iceland

Hodgson won’t be seeking to renew a contract which was due to expire at the end of the tournament.

From The42 The dream continues for Iceland as they stun England to book quarter-final spot Upset

The dream continues for Iceland as they stun England to book quarter-final spot

Huge shock in France sets up a quarter-final against the hosts.

From The42 The Joe Hart howler that gave Iceland a shock lead against England Ice Ice Baby

The Joe Hart howler that gave Iceland a shock lead against England

The England goalkeeper should have done much better for Iceland’s second goal.

From The42 As it happened: England v Iceland, Euro 2016 Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: England v Iceland, Euro 2016

With one more quarter-final place on offer, a meeting with hosts France on Sunday evening is the reward for the winner.

From The42 Sterling starts as England make 6 changes for Iceland clash Euro 2016

Sterling starts as England make 6 changes for Iceland clash

The Manchester City winger returns despite struggling in England’s games against Russia and Wales.

From TheJournal.ie My Best Road Trip: taking in volcanic views, glaciers and geo-thermal pools in Iceland Reader Routes

My Best Road Trip: taking in volcanic views, glaciers and geo-thermal pools in Iceland

Taking in all the breath-taking scenery Iceland has to offer with my mates in a Land Rover Defender.

From TheJournal.ie A lot of Icelanders are too busy watching Euro 2016 to vote for their new President Priorities In Order

A lot of Icelanders are too busy watching Euro 2016 to vote for their new President

Around 10% of the country’s population are in France as voters go to the polls.

From The42 Icelandic chihuahua prepares to chase the England rhino Ice Ice Baby

Icelandic chihuahua prepares to chase the England rhino

Elmar Bjarnason has revealed Iceland’s unusual source of motivation ahead of their clash with England.

From The42 'It shows what you can do when you're not playing for yourself' - Iceland midfielder's dig at Ronaldo Euro 2016

'It shows what you can do when you're not playing for yourself' - Iceland midfielder's dig at Ronaldo

The minnows finished ahead of Portugal in Group F.

From The42 Iceland 2-1 Austria: Win keeps fairytale going for islanders Euro 2016

Iceland 2-1 Austria: Win keeps fairytale going for islanders

England now lie in wait for Lars Lagerback’s underdogs, who made the knockout stages in breathtaking fashion thanks to Arnor Traustason’s last-minute winner

From TheJournal.ie After 'hammering' Portugal, Icelanders are training their ire on Ronaldo Monsters Of Men

After 'hammering' Portugal, Icelanders are training their ire on Ronaldo

That “small mentality” jibe isn’t going down at ALL well.

From The42 Greater depth of feeling will be the fruit of Platini's expanded tournament Column

Greater depth of feeling will be the fruit of Platini's expanded tournament

The former Uefa president is begging for an invite to the party he organised.

From The42 The footballing revolution that helped the smallest-ever country qualify for the Euros Out From The Cold

The footballing revolution that helped the smallest-ever country qualify for the Euros

With a population of less than 330,000, Iceland is finally ready for the big stage.

From TheJournal.ie Icelanders are still feeling angry, hurt and disappointed after a bizarre few weeks Panama Fallout

Icelanders are still feeling angry, hurt and disappointed after a bizarre few weeks

In the wake of the Panama Papers controversy, what’s the national mood in Iceland? TheJournal.ie visited, to find out.