NSÍ Runavík

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Full nameNes Sóknar Ítróttarfelag Runavík
Founded1957; 61 years ago (1957)
GroundRunavík Stadium, Við Løkin
Runavík, Faroes
Capacity2,000
ChairmanDánial Hansen
ManagerGuðjón Þórðarson
LeagueBetrideildin
2018Betrideildin, 2nd
WebsiteClub website

NSÍ Runavík is a Faroese football club, playing in Runavík founded 24 March 1957. In 2003 NSÍ participated for the first time on a European stage.

In 2007 the club won the Faroe Islands Premier League for the first time.

The club has won the Faroe Islands Cup in 1986, 2002 and 2017. Aside from these instances, NSÍ Runavík featured in the 1980, 1985, 1988, 2004 and 2015 tournament finals.

The club plays in yellow and black. Their stadium (Við Løkin) has a capacity of 2,000. It is not approved by UEFA for international play, so Runavík play their UEFA Europa League matches at Tórsvøllur in Tórshavn or Svangaskarð in Toftir. The main sponsor of NSÍ is Bakkafrost, which is based in Glyvrar near Runavík and is the largest salmon farming companies in the Faroe Islands and is one of the biggest private employer in the islands, if not the biggest.[1]

Achievements[]

Current squad[]

As of 18 July 2017

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Faroe Islands GK Dánjal Hansen
2 Faroe Islands DF Bárður Eriksen
4 Faroe Islands DF Jákup Jóansson
5 Faroe Islands DF Fróði í Kalsø
6 Faroe Islands MF Sigfríður Jákupsson
7 Faroe Islands MF Heðin Heðinsson
8 Faroe Islands MF Sigurður Sigurðsson
9 Faroe Islands FW Dánjal Johannesen
10 Faroe Islands FW Klæmint Olsen (captain)
11 Faroe Islands FW Heðin á Reynatúgvu
12 Faroe Islands DF Kristjan Johannesen
13 Faroe Islands DF Pól Jóhannus Justinussen
16 Faroe Islands MF Símun Bøðvarsson
No. Position Player
17 Faroe Islands MF Jann Benjaminsen
21 Faroe Islands MF Dánjal Sørensen
22 Faroe Islands MF Bárður Hansen
23 Faroe Islands MF Jákup Dalsgaard
24 Faroe Islands MF Andri Benjaminsen
29 Faroe Islands GK Sølvi Johannesen
37 Faroe Islands DF Øgmundur Mortensen
77 Faroe Islands DF Jóannes Magnussen
Faroe Islands DF Dánjal Hansen
Faroe Islands DF Sølvi Andersen
Faroe Islands DF Johan Jacobsen
Faroe Islands MF Jannik Mathias Olsen
Faroe Islands FW Hans Marius Davidsen

European record[]

Overview[]

Competition Matches W D L GF GA
UEFA Champions League 2 1 0 1 1 3
UEFA Cup / UEFA Europa League 20 1 1 18 13 62
UEFA Intertoto Cup 2 0 0 2 1 7
TOTAL 24 2 1 19 15 72

Matches[]

Season Competition Round Club Home Away Aggregate
2003–04 UEFA Cup QR Norway FK Lyn 1–3 0–6 1–9
2004 UEFA Intertoto Cup 1R Denmark Esbjerg fB 0–4 1–3 1–7
2005–06 UEFA Cup 1Q Latvia Liepajas Metalurgs 0–3 0–3 0–6
2008–09 UEFA Champions League 1Q Georgia (country) Dinamo Tbilisi 1–0 0–3 1–3
2009–10 UEFA Europa League 1Q Norway Rosenborg BK 0–3 1–3 1–6
2010–11 UEFA Europa League 1Q Sweden Gefle IF 0–2 1–2 1–4
2011–12 UEFA Europa League 1Q England Fulham 0–0 0–3 0–3
2012–13 UEFA Europa League 1Q Luxembourg Differdange 0–3 0–3 0–6
2015–16 UEFA Europa League 1Q Northern Ireland Linfield 4–3 0–2 4–5
2016–17 UEFA Europa League 1Q Belarus Shakhtyor Soligorsk 0–2 0–5 0–7
2017–18 UEFA Europa League 1Q Belarus Dinamo Minsk 0–2 1–2 1–4
2018–19 UEFA Europa League 1Q Scotland Hibernian 4–6 1–6 5–12
2019–20 UEFA Europa League PR
Notes

Managers[]

References[]

  1. ^ "Bakkafrost Chief Financial Officer quits". Fishupdate.com. 7 October 2014. Retrieved 23 September 2015.

External links[]

Media related to NSÍ Runavík at Wikimedia Commons