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Duo in Iceland Under-21 squad

Patrik and Kolbeinn in international group

2 June 2019

Two Brentford B players have been named in the Iceland Under-21 squad for an upcoming friendly. Goalkeeper Patrik Gunnarsson and midfield player Kolbeinn Finnsson have been selected for the match against Denmark on 7 June. They will link up with the squad on Tuesday before the game next Friday.

The game will see Iceland will take on a Denmark Under-20 squad that includes two more Brentford players – Mads Bech Sørensen and Luka Racic. The Denmark Under-21 squad are preparing for the upcoming UEFA European Under-21 Championships so will send use a younger squad for the contest. Kolbeinn is spending the summer on loan at ĺþróttafélagið Fylkir and scored his first goal for them in his fifth game last weekend. Patrik has also been in Iceland for the past week, training with the full national squad goalkeepers.

Kolbeinn has five Under-21 caps while Patrik made his debut at that level in March when Iceland played two games against Czech Republic and Qatar. Kolbeinn already has two senior caps to go with his five at Under-21 level and both have played for Iceland at Under-19 and Under-17 level.

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