Páll Guðlaugsson

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Páll Guðlaugsson
Páll Guðlaugsson 2012.jpg
Páll Guðlaugsson (2012)
Surname Páll Hagbert Guðlaugsson
birthday September 9, 1958
place of birth ReykjavíkIceland
position goalkeeper
Years station Games (goals) 1
1981-1983 GÍ Gøta 38 (0)
1984 Þór Akureyri
1985-1986 EB Eiði
1987-1989 ÍF Fuglafjørður
1991 EB Eiði
1993 B68 Toftir II 4 (0)
1994 EB / Streymur 8 (0)
1994 B36 Tórshavn 0 (0)
1996 GÍ Gøta II 0 (0)
Stations as a trainer
Years station
1984 ÍF Streymur
1985-1986 EB Eiði
1988-1993 Faroe Islands
1989-1991 ÍF Fuglafjørður
1993-1994 EB / Streymur
1994 B36 Tórshavn
1995-1996 Faroe Islands (women)
1996-1997 GÍ Gøta
2000 Keflavík ÍF
2009-2010 KF Fjardabyggdar
2012-2013 KÍ Klaksvík
2013-2015 TB Tvøroyri
2016 B68 Toftir
1 Only league games are given.

Páll Hagbert Guðlaugsson [ pʰautl ɡ̊ʏðløyksɔn ] (born September 9, 1958 in Reykjavík ) is an Icelandic football coach and former goalkeeper. From 1988 to 1993 he coached the Faroese national soccer team for men and from 1995 to 1996 the Faroese national soccer team for women . He has been in charge of B68 Toftir since 2016 .


Páll Guðlaugsson attended Vestmannaeyjar Middle School from 1969 to 1976 . From 1985 to 1990 he completed a coaching course at the Danish Football Association , which he continued in 1994 at the Welsh Association. In 2001 he trained as a personal trainer at Glasgow Caledonian University . In 2009 he obtained the UEFA A license from KSI .


As a player

Páll Guðlaugsson began his sporting career in 1981 as a goalkeeper at the Faroese football club GÍ Gøta , on the first day of the game ÍF Fuglafjørður was defeated 1-0. 1983 succeeded the double of championship and cup (5-1 against Royn Hvalba ), the following year he moved to the Icelandic Trópídeild and finished there with Þór Akureyri the penultimate place, which resulted in relegation. Then Páll played for two years at EB Eiði and rose with the team in the first year from the third to the second division , in addition, the semi-finals were reached in the cup. In the following years he was also in goal with ÍF Fuglafjørður, with whom he reached promotion to the first division in 1987 and played the cup final against HB Tórshavn , which was lost 3-0 in the replay before relegation from the first division in 1989. Further stations were EB Eiði, the second team of B68 Toftir and EB / Streymur , for which he played the last league games in 1994 and ended the season in last place in the first division.

As a trainer

Páll Guðlaugsson initially worked for ÍF Streymur and EB Eiði in the lower division. From 1988 he coached the Faroese national team , starting with their first official international match against Iceland . Overall, Páll Guðlaugsson supervised the team in 25 international matches . He celebrated his greatest success as a football coach when he surprisingly succeeded in 1990 with the Faroese national team in defeating Austria 1-0 in the European Championship qualification .

From 1989 to 1991 Páll Guðlaugsson was coach at ÍF Fuglafjørður , in the first year he still acted on the side of Abraham Løkin as a player- coach and was relegated to the second division . 1993 Páll Guðlaugsson resigned as national coach. The following year he coached the EB / Streymur and B36 Tórshavn , who took part in the Faroese Football Championship in 1994 . For the Faroese national team , Páll Guðlaugsson was responsible for the first eight internationals , but only the game against Wales could be won. From 1996 to 1997 he was a coach at GÍ Gøta , with whom he reached the double in the first year by winning the championship and the cup by a 5: 3 in the replay against HB Tórshavn . In the second and last year at GÍ, the cup win could be repeated with a 6-0 win against VB Vágur .

Later Páll Guðlaugsson worked in Bermuda and England as a personal trainer and partner in a fitness studio. He took a ten-year break from football before taking over Icelandic club KF Fjarðabyggðar for two years in 2009 . From 2012 he was a coach at KÍ Klaksvík in the Faroe Islands. In the first season he reached fourth place, after the twelfth day of the next season he was dismissed. Two months later, Páll Guðlaugsson was introduced as the new coach at TB Tvøroyri . These were on the penultimate place, relegation could not be achieved here. In the second division, as first place, the resurgence was achieved with confidence. As a climber, TB Tvøroyri took seventh place in 2015. In 2016 Guðlaugsson coached B68 Toftir . After 16 game days in which not a single win could be achieved, he was dismissed from the bottom of the table.


As a player

As a trainer

Web links

Commons : Páll Guðlaugsson  - collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. a b Páll Guðlaugsson  ( page no longer available , search in web archivesInfo: The link was automatically marked as defective. Please check the link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. is.linkedin.com, accessed September 8, 2012.@1@ 2Template: Dead Link / is.linkedin.com  
  2. a b KÍ like phoenix from the ashes de.uefa.com, accessed on September 8, 2012.
  3. KÍ Klaksvík part with coach Páll Guðlaugsson and replace him with Eyðun Klakstein (English), June 12, 2013. Accessed March 13, 2014.
  4. TB Tvøroyri appoint Páll Guðlaugsson as new coach (English), August 17, 2013. Accessed March 13, 2014.
  5. October 2015 Round-Up , October 31, 2015. Accessed January 6, 2016.