Iceland is a country in Europe.


The Iceland national football team's dream run happened in the qualification for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. They drew Croatia in the playoffs, but lost. Iceland finally qualified for a major tournament; UEFA Euro 2016 after finishing second behind the Czech Republic and surprisingly ahead of Netherlands who had finished third in the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Iceland's journey to the UEFA Euro final at the UEFA Euro 2016 tournament was ended by France after a 5-2 defeat against the hosts in the quarterfinals. Iceland made their FIFA World Cup debut in the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

The Iceland women's national football team's success to a major Euro first happened in Euro 2009.