A member of Leicester City's backroom staff has told Iceland's national team ahead of their Euro 2016 quarterfinal against France on Sunday to "forget about us."
Leicester won the Premier League title last season against all the odds -- one of the most improbable triumphs in football history.
Meanwhile, Iceland, who have a population of just 330,000 -- like Leicester -- have made it to the last eight at Euro 2016 in their first major tournament.
"Don't start dreaming, because as soon as you do that,...
France defender Patrice Evra has told his teammates to "wake up" ahead of their Euro 2016 quarterfinal against Iceland on Sunday.
Les Bleus have yet to score in the first half at Euro 2016 and have relied on gutsy second-half performances to secure results.
Evra, however, believes France need to take control of the game from the off from now on, or risk being eliminated from the competition.
"We react instead of taking the initiative," Evra told a news conference. "I get the impression that we only...
A French swimmer has vowed to brave the freezing Nordic waters and swim around Iceland should they go on to emerge victorious at Euro 2016.
After watching them dispatch England in the round of 16 with relative ease, Olympic freestyle champion Yannick Agnel joked that he'd embark on the epic 2,000 km swim if Lars Lagerback's men end up going all the way in France this summer.
As one Twitter user calculated, it would take Agnel roughly 28 days to swim around Iceland, assuming he managed a steady pace...
Iceland joint-coach Lars Lagerback has dismissed suggestions that the Football Association could approach him when looking to appoint Roy Hodgson's successor as England manager.
Lagerback has never lost to England in seven meetings while in charge of Sweden and Iceland, and masterminded one of the most humiliating tournament exits in English football history when his side beat the Three Lions 2-1 in Monday's Euro 2016 round-of-16 clash.
Hodgson announced his resignation within minutes of England's...