Alfreð Finnbogason

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Alfreð Finnbogason
Alfreð Finnbogason 2018 (cropped).jpg
Finnbogason playing for Iceland at the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Personal information
Full name Alfreð Finnbogason[1]
Date of birth (1989-02-01) 1 February 1989 (age 33)
Place of birth Grindavík, Iceland
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)[1]
Position(s) Striker
Club information
Current team
FC Augsburg
Number 27
Youth career
1995–1999 Grindavík
1999–2001 Hutchison Vale
2002–2005 Fjölnir
2005–2007 Breiðablik
2006–2007Torres (loan)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2010 Breiðablik 43 (28)
2007Augnablik (loan) 2 (2)
2011–2012 Lokeren 22 (4)
2012Helsingborg (loan) 17 (12)
2012–2014 Heerenveen 65 (53)
2014–2016 Real Sociedad 23 (2)
2015–2016Olympiacos (loan) 7 (1)
2016FC Augsburg (loan) 14 (7)
2016– FC Augsburg 96 (30)
National team
2009–2011 Iceland U21 11 (5)
2010– Iceland 61 (15)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 February 2022
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15 November 2020

Alfreð Finnbogason (born 1 February 1989) is an Icelandic professional footballer who plays as a striker for Bundesliga club FC Augsburg and the Iceland national team.

Career statistics[change | change source]

Club[change | change source]

As of 12 September 2020.[2]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League Cup League Cup Continental Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Augnablik (loan) 2007 3. deild 2 2 2 2
Breiðablik 2008 Úrvalsdeild 4 1 1 0 3 0 8 1
2009 Úrvalsdeild 18 13 4 2 4 0 26 15
2010 Úrvalsdeild 21 14 1 0 6 5 2 0 30 19
Total 43 28 6 2 13 5 2 0 64 35
Lokeren 2010–11 Belgian Pro League 15 3 15 3
2011–12 Belgian Pro League 7 1 3 2 10 3
Total 22 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 25 6
Helsingborgs IF 2012 Allsvenskan 17 12 1 0 4 1 22 13
Heerenveen 2012–13 Eredivisie 33[a] 24 2 4 35 28
2013–14 Eredivisie 32 29 3 2 35 31
Total 65 53 5 6 0 0 0 0 70 59
Real Sociedad 2014–15 La Liga 23 2 2 2 2 0 27 4
Olympiacos 2015–16 Super League Greece 7 1 3 0 3 1 13 2
FC Augsburg 2015–16 Bundesliga 14 7 0 0 14 7
2016–17 Bundesliga 13 3 1 0 14 3
2017–18 Bundesliga 22 12 1 0 23 12
2018–19 Bundesliga 18 10 2 1 20 11
2019–20 Bundesliga 17 3 0 0 17 3
2020–21 Bundesliga 0 0 1 1 1 1
Total 84 35 5 2 0 0 0 0 89 37
Career total 263 137 25 14 13 5 11 2 312 158
  1. Includes two Europe play-off matches

International[change | change source]

As of 15 November 2020[3]
National team Year Apps Goals
Iceland
2010 2 1
2011 4 0
2012 6 2
2013 8 1
2014 3 1
2015 7 2
2016 10 4
2017 5 0
2018 7 4
2019 5 0
2020 4 0
Total 61 15
As of match played 25 March 2019. Iceland score listed first, score column indicates score after each Alfreð goal.[3][4]
International goals by date, venue, cap, opponent, score, result and competition
No. Date Venue Cap Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 17 November 2010 Bloomfield Stadium, Tel Aviv, Israel 2  Israel 1–3 2–3 Friendly
2. 29 February 2012 Podgorica City Stadium, Podgorica, Montenegro 7  Montenegro 1–1 1–2
3. 7 September 2012 Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík, Iceland 9  Norway 2–0 2–0 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
4. 7 June 2013 15  Slovenia 2–1 2–4
5. 12 November 2014 King Baudouin Stadium, Brussels, Belgium 23  Belgium 1–1 1–3 Friendly
6. 13 November 2015 National Stadium, Warsaw, Poland 29  Poland 2–2 2–4
7. 17 November 2015 Štadión pod Dubňom, Žilina, Slovakia 30  Slovakia 1–0 1–3
8. 6 June 2016 Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík, Iceland 34  Liechtenstein 3–0 4–0
9. 5 September 2016 Olimpiyskyi National Sports Complex, Kyiv, Ukraine 38  Ukraine 1–0 1–1 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification
10. 6 October 2016 Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík, Iceland 39  Finland 2–2 3–2
11. 9 October 2016 40  Turkey 2–0 2–0
12. 2 June 2018 46  Norway 1–1 2–3 Friendly
13. 7 June 2018 47  Ghana 2–0 2–2
14. 16 June 2018 Otkritie Arena, Moscow, Russia 48  Argentina 1–1 1–1 2018 FIFA World Cup
15. 15 October 2018 Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík, Iceland 52   Switzerland 1–2 1–2 2018–19 UEFA Nations League A

Honours[change | change source]

Breiðablik

Olympiacos

Individual

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "2018 FIFA World Cup Russia: List of players: Iceland" (PDF). FIFA. 10 June 2018. p. 13. Archived from the original (PDF) on 19 June 2018. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
  2. Alfreð Finnbogason at Soccerway Edit this at Wikidata
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Alfreð Finnbogason" (in Icelandic). ksi.is. Archived from the original on 29 November 2014. Retrieved 12 November 2014.
  4. "Finnbogason, Alfreð". national-football-teams.com. National Football Teams. Retrieved 6 June 2018.
  5. "Lokeren kaupir Alfreð Finnbogason" (in Icelandic). mbl.is. Retrieved 21 August 2013.
  6. "Breiðablik bikarmeistari karla í fyrsta sinn" (in Icelandic). visir.is. Retrieved 21 August 2013.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 "Dóra María og Alfreð kosin best" (in Icelandic). ksi.is. Archived from the original on 26 December 2013. Retrieved 21 August 2013.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 "Katrín og Atli valin bestu leikmennirnir" (in Icelandic). ksi.is. Archived from the original on 3 March 2016. Retrieved 21 August 2013.

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