The rat and mouse cannot be considered as domestic animals, but they have been transported by man to many parts of the world, and now have a far wider range than any other rodent, living free under the cold climate of Faroe
in the north and of the Falklands in the south, and on many islands in the torrid zones.
History is unlikely to have a significant bearing on the result here, but recent form is usually a fair indicator and the Faroes
have been climbing the Fifa rankings since the appointment of current manager Lars Olsen in 2011.
climbed to fourth in the pool with a shock 2-1 win over Greece, who are rooted to the foot of the table, in Torshavn in June.
They were two amazing results you'd have to say," said the man who masterminded the Faroes
' 1-1 draw with Northern Ireland in 2010.
Hallur Hansson put the Faroes
ahead after 32 minutes and Brandur Olsen added a second goal in the 70th before Sokratis Papastathopoulos reduced the deficit six minutes from time.
And O'Neill's side also managed just one point against Azerbaijan, while they drew away to the Faroes
in a Euro 2012 qualifier four years ago.
"It is a great delight for everybody," said the Faroes
' Irish coach Brian Kerr.
"The way fuel prices are heading, we are going to have fuel tourism to the Faroes
THE Government yesterday challenged Iceland and the Faroe
Islands to back down in a bitter fishing dispute already dubbed the "mackerel war".
Our ompA data may support the speculation that fulmars in the Faroes
More than 10 years after leaving Grimsby, Faroe
Seafood has returned to town, opening a new UK head office on the South Humberside Industrial Estate.