Iceland becomes smallest nation ever to enter FIFA World Cup

Posted on:10 Oct 2017 11:23:13
 Iceland becomes smallest nation ever to enter FIFA World Cup
10 October 2017 Current Affairs: Iceland becomes the smallest country ever to qualify for the final stage of the FIFA World Cup, after topping its qualifying group.

The island nation has a population of over 3,34,000 with over 20,000 registered football players.

Last year, Iceland played its first major tournament, the UEFA European Championship, where the team defeated England and reached the quarter-final stage.
Iceland becomes the smallest country ever to qualify for the final stage of the FIFA World Cup, after topping its qualifying group.

The island nation has a population of over 3,34,000 with over 20,000 registered football players.

Last year, Iceland played its first major tournament, the UEFA European Championship, where the team defeated England and reached the quarter-final stage.

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