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Úrvalsdeild (Pepsi-deildin)
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The 2018 Úrvalsdeild karla, also known as Pepsi-deild karla for sponsorship reasons, is the 107th season of top-flight Icelandic football. Twelve teams contest the league, including the defending champions Valur, who won their 21st league title in 2017.

The season will begin on 27 April 2018 and conclude on 29 September 2018.

Teams

The 2018 Úrvalsdeild is contested by twelve teams, ten of which played in the division the previous year and two teams promoted from 1. deild karla. The bottom two teams from the previous season, Víkingur Ó. and ÍA, were relegated to the 2018 1. deild karla and were replaced by Fylkir and Keflavík, champions and runners-up of the 2017 1. deild karla respectively.

Club Information

Team Location Stadium Capacity
Breiðablik Kópavogur Kópavogsvöllur 5,501
FH Hafnarfjörður Kaplakriki 6,738
Fjölnir Reykjavík Extra völlurinn 2,000
Fylkir Reykjavík Floridana völlurinn 5,000
Grindavík Grindavík Grindavíkurvöllur 1,750
ÍBV Vestmannaeyjar Hásteinsvöllur 3,034
KA Akureyri Akureyrarvöllur 1,770
Keflavík Reykjanesbær Keflavíkurvöllur 5,200
KR Reykjavík Alvogenvöllurinn 3,333
Stjarnan Garðabær Samsung völlurinn 2,300
Valur Reykjavík Valsvöllur 2,465
Víkingur R. Reykjavík Víkingsvöllur 1,613

Source: [1]

Personnel and kits

Team Manager Captain Kit manufacturer Shirt sponsor
Breiðablik Flag of Iceland Ágúst Gylfason Flag of Iceland Gunnleifur Gunnleifsson Jako Vörður
FH Flag of Iceland Ólafur Kristjánsson Flag of Iceland Davíð Þór Viðarsson Adidas Actavis
Fjölnir Flag of Iceland Ólafur Páll Snorrason Flag of Iceland Þórður Ingason Hummel Bónus
Grindavík Flag of Iceland Óli Stefán Flóventsson Flag of Iceland Gunnar Þorsteinsson Stanno LÝSI
Fylkir Flag of Iceland Helgi Sigurðsson Flag of Iceland Ásgeir Börkur Ásgeirsson Jako Wurth
ÍBV Flag of Iceland Kristján Guðmundsson Flag of Iceland Sindri Snær Magnússon Hummel Bónus
KA Flag of Serbia Srdjan Tufegdzic Flag of Iceland Guðmann Þórisson Diadora N1
Keflavík Flag of Iceland Guðlaugur Baldursson Scotland Marc McAusland Nike Landsbankinn
KR Flag of Iceland Rúnar Kristinsson Flag of Iceland Pálmi Rafn Pálmason Nike Alvogen
Stjarnan Flag of Iceland Rúnar Páll Sigmundsson Flag of Iceland Baldur Sigurðsson Uhlsport Orkan
Valur Flag of Iceland Ólafur Jóhannesson Flag of Iceland Haukur Páll Sigurðsson Macron Munck
Víkingur R. Flag of Iceland Logi Ólafsson Flag of Iceland Sölvi Ottesen Macron TVG-Zimsen

Managerial changes

Team Outgoing manager Manner of
departure
Date of vacancy Position in table Incoming manager Date of
appointment
Breiðablik Flag of Serbia Milos Milojevic Resigned 3 October 2017 Pre-season Flag of Iceland Ágúst Gylfason 6 October 2017
Fjölnir Flag of Iceland Ágúst Gylfason Resigned 6 October 2017 Pre-season Flag of Iceland Ólafur Páll Snorrason 11 October 2017
FH Flag of Iceland Heimir Guðjónsson Sacked 6 October 2017 Pre-season Flag of Iceland Ólafur Kristjánsson 14 October 2017

League table

Template:2018 Úrvalsdeild table

Top goalscorers

As of matches played on
Rank Player Club Goals

External links

Template:2018 in Icelandic football

Úrvalsdeild seasons

2016 · 2017 · 2018 · 2019 ·

201718 in European football (UEFA)
Domestic leagues

Albania · Andorra · Armenia · Austria · Azerbaijan · Belarus '17 '18 · Belgium · Bosnia and Herzegovina · Bulgaria · Croatia · Cyprus · Czech Republic · Denmark · England · Estonia '17 '18 · Faroe Islands '17 '18 · Finland '17 '18 · France · Georgia '17 '18 · Germany · Gibraltar · Greece · Hungary · Iceland '17 '18 · Israel · Italy · Kazakhstan '17 '18 · Latvia '17 '18 · Lithuania '17 '18 · Luxembourg · Macedonia · Malta · Moldova · Montenegro · Netherlands · Northern Ireland · Norway '17 '18 · Poland · Portugal · Republic of Ireland '17 '18 · Romania · Russia · San Marino · Scotland · Serbia · Slovakia · Slovenia · Spain · Sweden '17 '18 · Switzerland · Turkey · Ukraine · Wales

Domestic cups

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League cups

England · Estonia · Finland '17 '18 · France · Gibraltar · Hungary · Iceland '17 '18 · Israel · Latvia · Northern Ireland · Portugal · Republic of Ireland '17 '18 · Romania · Scotland · Wales

Supercups

Albania · Andorra · Armenia · Azerbaijan · Belarus · Belgium · Bulgaria · Cyprus · Czech Republic · England · Estonia · Faroe Islands · France · Georgia · Germany · Gibraltar · Hungary · Iceland · Israel · Italy · Kazakhstan · Lithuania · Macedonia · Malta · Moldova · Netherlands · Northern Ireland · Poland · Portugal · Republic of Ireland '17 '18 · Romania · Russia · San Marino · Slovakia · Slovenia · Spain · Sweden · Turkey · Ukraine

UEFA competitions

Champions League (qualifying phase and play-off round · group stage · knockout phase · Final)
Europa League (qualifying phase and play-off round · group stage · knockout phase · Final)
Super Cup

International competitions

2018 FIFA World Cup (UEFA qualification) · 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup

201819 in European football (UEFA)
Domestic leagues

Albania · Andorra · Armenia · Austria · Azerbaijan · Belarus '18 '19 · Belgium · Bosnia and Herzegovina · Bulgaria · Croatia · Cyprus · Czech Republic · Denmark · England · Estonia '18 '19 · Faroe Islands '18 '19 · Finland '18 '19 · France · Georgia '18 '19 · Germany · Gibraltar · Greece · Hungary · Iceland '18 '19 · Israel · Italy · Kazakhstan '18 '19 · Kosovo · Latvia '18 '19 · Lithuania '18 '19 · Luxembourg · Macedonia · Malta · Moldova '18 '19 · Montenegro · Netherlands · Northern Ireland · Norway '18 '19 · Poland · Portugal · Republic of Ireland '18 '19 · Romania · Russia · San Marino · Scotland · Serbia · Slovakia · Slovenia · Spain · Sweden '18 '19 · Switzerland · Turkey · Ukraine · Wales

Domestic cups

Albania · Andorra · Armenia · Austria · Azerbaijan · Belarus · Belgium · Bosnia and Herzegovina · Bulgaria · Croatia · Cyprus · Czech Republic · Denmark · England · Estonia · Faroe Islands '18 '19 · Finland · France · Georgia '18 '19 · Germany · Gibraltar · Greece · Hungary · Iceland '18 '19 · Israel · Italy · Kazakhstan '18 '19 · Kosovo · Latvia '18 '19 · Liechtenstein · Lithuania '18 '19 · Luxembourg · Macedonia · Malta · Moldova · Montenegro · Netherlands · Northern Ireland · Norway '18 '19 · Poland · Portugal · Republic of Ireland '18 '19 · Romania · Russia · San Marino · Scotland · Serbia · Slovakia · Slovenia · Spain · Sweden · Switzerland · Turkey · Ukraine · Wales

League cups

England · Estonia · France · Iceland '18 '19 · Israel · Latvia · Northern Ireland · Portugal · Republic of Ireland '18 '19 · Scotland · Wales

Supercups

Albania · Andorra · Armenia · Azerbaijan · Belarus · Belgium · Bulgaria · Cyprus · England · Estonia · Faroe Islands · France · Georgia · Germany · Gibraltar · Hungary · Iceland · Israel · Italy · Kazakhstan · Lithuania '18 '19 · Malta · Moldova · Netherlands · Northern Ireland · Norway '18 '19 · Poland · Portugal · Republic of Ireland '18 '19 · Romania · Russia · San Marino · Slovakia · Spain · Turkey · Ukraine

UEFA competitions
Champions League (qualifying phase and play-off round · group stage · knockout phase · Final)
Europa League (qualifying phase and play-off round (Main Path), qualifying phase and play-off round (Champions Path) · group stage · knockout phase · Final)
Super Cup
International competitions
UEFA Euro 2020 (qualification) ·

2018–19 UEFA Nations League (League A · League B · League C · League D · Finals)

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