Andrea Olga Færseth (born 23 May 1975) is an Icelandic former multi-sport athlete. She was a member of the Icelandic national teams in both football and basketball. In 1994, Olga won the national championship and national cup in both football and basketball.
|Full name||Andrea Olga Færseth|
|Date of birth||6 October 1975|
|Place of birth||Keflavík, Iceland|
|Height||1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Olga started her senior career with Keflavík in 1991 but moved to Breiðablik in 1992 where she became Icelandic champion in 1992 and 1994. In 1995 she joined KR where she became Icelandic champion three years in a row (1997-1999). She is the leading scorer in the Icelandic women's top division, scoring 269 goals in 217 games.
Olga played 54 games for the Icelandic national football team, scoring 14 goals.
Olga played for five seasons in the Icelandic top-tier league, winning the national championship four times. She was voted the domestic player of the year in 1994 and was twice selected for the domestic All-first team, in 1993 and 1994. In 1994 she set a finals record by scoring 111 points in the finals series (22.2 points per game). The record stood for 22 years until it was broken by Haiden Denise Palmer in 2016. She spent the 1995-96 season in United States, playing for Brewton–Parker College in Georgia. After tearing a cruciate ligament in her knee in 1996 she decided to retire from basketball an focus solely on football.
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- Ég stökk bara hærra
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- Íslandsmót 1997
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