Vestmannaeyjar


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Vestmannaeyjar

(ˌvɛstmænˈeɪjɑː)
n
(Placename) a group of islands off the S coast of Iceland: they include the island of Surtsey (emerged 1963) and the volcano Helgafell (erupted 1974). Pop: 4027 (2007). English names: Westmann Islands or Vestmann Islands
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Briefly moved into full-time football last season with Icelandic side IBV Vestmannaeyjar.
We're in Vestmannaeyjar which is a collection of islands off the south coast so we're pretty remote.
Winds whistle like bullies at the top of the Storhofoi mountain, towering above the town of Vestmannaeyjar, the Westman Islands' capital and only settlement, with the reputation of Europe's windiest place.
Contract notice: 20127 Ferry transport service Vestmannaeyjar Iceland (section B).
Unfortunately, that tag was to hang heavy around his shoulders and he moved to Icelandic side IBV Vestmannaeyjar in August 2011 - having never made an appearance for Newcastle - after a spell at non-league Elburton.
He has managed in his native Iceland, with IBV Vestmannaeyjar, where he signed keeper James, 43 in April.
Milsami 1, Shakhter 1 (agg: 2-2 Milsami win 4-2 on pens); Utrecht 3, Differdange 3 (agg: 4-5); Sarajevo 0, Kukesi 0 (agg: 2-3); Senica 0, Mladost Podgorica 1 (agg: 2-3); Turnovo 1, Hajduk Split 1 (agg: 2-3); Gefle IF 4, Anorthosis Famagusta 0 (agg: 4-3); Hapoel Tel-Aviv 2, Beroe 2 (agg: Agg: 6-3); Vestmannaeyjar 0, Crvena Zvezda 0 (agg: 0-2); Inter Baku 1, Tromso 0 (agg: 1-2).
IBV finished third in the Iceland domestic league last season and call the small Vestmannaeyjar islands - which have a population of just over 4,000 - off the south coast of the Nordic country home.
Buckley's side needed an away goal in extra time to see off IBV in Vestmannaeyjar seven days ago.
In January, Vestmannaeyjar police arrested a man and confiscated 1.
The identity of the woman is discovered; her name is Noa and she is an Icelandic citizen from the volcanic island of Vestmannaeyjar (Anspach's own home town).
Voted player of the year at Brentford last season, Ingimarsson launched his career in English football with a loan stint at Torquay United before moving to Griffin Park from his Icelandic club IBV Vestmannaeyjar.