Arnór Ingvi Traustason
Arnór Ingvi Traustason (born 30 April 1993) is an Icelandic professional footballer who plays for Swedish club Malmö FF as a midfielder. He was named as the most promising player of the 2013 Úrvalsdeild after the season by his fellow Úrvalsdeild players.
|Full name||Arnór Ingvi Traustason|
|Date of birth||30 April 1993|
|Place of birth||Keflavík, Iceland|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|2012||→ Sandnes Ulf (loan)||10||(0)|
|2017||→ AEK Athens (loan)||3||(0)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 November 2019|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 14 November 2019
Arnór Ingvi signed with Rapid Wien in the summer of 2016.
On 5 July 2017, AEK Athens announced the signing of Traustason on a one-year loan deal with a purchase option of €1 million for the summer of 2018. On 26 October 2017, he scored his first goal for the club in 7–0 away win against Apollon Larissa for the Greek Cup.
He was officially set for release from the club on 4 December 2017 as his performances and work rate did not live up to the expectations of experienced Spanish manager Manolo Jimenez. He made only five official performances with the club at the first part of 2017–18 season and signed a three and a half-year contract with Swedish club Malmö FF for an undisclosed fee.
He played for the under-21 side at the 2013 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualification and the 2015 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualification.
Arnór Ingvi made his senior debut for Iceland on 13 November 2015 in a 2–4 away defeat at the National Stadium against Poland. He was included in Heimir Hallgrímsson and Lars Lagerbäck's 23-man squad for the Euro 2016. On 22 June 2016, Arnór Ingvi scored the winning goal in a 2–1 victory over Austria as Iceland finished second in their Euro 2016 group, thus taking them to the Round of 16.
- As of match played 11 June 2019. Iceland score listed first, score column indicates score after each Arnór Ingvi goal.
|1||13 January 2016||Zayed Sports City Stadium, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates||3||1–0||1–0||Friendly|
|2||24 March 2016||MCH Arena, Herning, Denmark||5||1–2||1–2|
|3||29 March 2016||Karaiskakis Stadium, Piraeus, Greece||6||1–2||3–2|
|4||22 June 2016||Stade de France, Saint-Denis, France||8||2–1||2–1||UEFA Euro 2016|
|5||15 November 2016||Ta' Qali National Stadium, Malta, Malta||12||1–0||2–0||Friendly|
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