Aron Gunnarsson

Date of birth22 April 1989
Place of birthAkureyri
NationalityIcelandic
Weight70 kg
Height1.78 m
PositionMidfielder

Aron Gunnarsson joined Coventry City in June 2008 with a three-year contract.

His contract at Cardiff City was extended to June 2016 in March 2013, to June 2018 in June 2015 and to June 2019 in July 2018.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
AZ Alkmaar 01 Jul 2007 07 Jul 2008
Coventry City 07 Jul 2008 30 Jun 2011
Cardiff City 08 Jul 2011 30 Jun 2019
Al-Arabi (Qatar) 01 Jul 2019

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2008-09 Coventry City FA Cup 5
1
2
2008-09 Coventry City League Championship 38
2
1
9
2008-09 Coventry City League Cup 2
1
2009-10 Coventry City FA Cup 2
2009-10 Coventry City League Championship 34
6
1
4
2010-11 Coventry City FA Cup 2
2010-11 Coventry City League Championship 37
5
4
3
1
2011-12 Cardiff City League Championship 41
1
5
5
2011-12 Cardiff City League Championship Play-Offs 2
2011-12 Cardiff City League Cup 5
1
1
2012-13 Cardiff City League Championship 35
10
8
7
2013-14 Cardiff City FA Cup 2
1
2013-14 Cardiff City Premier League 17
6
1
1
2014-15 Cardiff City FA Cup 1
2014-15 Cardiff City League Championship 43
2
4
7
2014-15 Cardiff City League Cup 2
2015-16 Cardiff City League Championship 16
12
2
3
2015-16 Cardiff City League Cup 1
2016-17 Cardiff City League Championship 40
3
8
2016-17 Cardiff City League Cup 1
2017-18 Cardiff City League Championship 17
3
1
3
2018-19 Cardiff City Premier League 27
1
1
5


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
09 Aug 2008 Coventry City v Norwich City W 2-0 League Championship
13 Aug 2008 Coventry City v Aldershot Town W 3-1 League Cup 1st round
16 Aug 2008 Barnsley v Coventry City W 1-2 League Championship
23 Aug 2008 Coventry City v Bristol City L 0-3 League Championship
26 Aug 2008 Coventry City v Newcastle United L 2-3 League Cup 2nd round
30 Aug 2008 Doncaster Rovers v Coventry City L 1-0 League Championship
16 Sep 2008 Sheffield United v Coventry City D 1-1 League Championship
20 Sep 2008 Coventry City v Queens Park Rangers W 1-0 League Championship
27 Sep 2008 Blackpool v Coventry City D 1-1 League Championship
30 Sep 2008 Cardiff City v Coventry City L 2-1 League Championship
04 Oct 2008 Coventry City v Southampton W 4-1 League Championship
18 Oct 2008 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Coventry City L 2-1 League Championship
21 Oct 2008 Coventry City v Burnley L 1-3 League Championship
25 Oct 2008 Coventry City v Derby County D 1-1 League Championship
28 Oct 2008 Southampton v Coventry City D 1-1 League Championship
03 Nov 2008 Birmingham City v Coventry City W 0-1 League Championship
08 Nov 2008 Coventry City v Crystal Palace L 0-2 League Championship
15 Nov 2008 Coventry City v Plymouth Argyle L 0-1 League Championship
25 Nov 2008 Coventry City v Swansea City D 1-1 League Championship
01 Dec 2008 Reading v Coventry City L 3-1 League Championship
06 Dec 2008 Coventry City v Nottingham Forest D 2-2 League Championship
09 Dec 2008 Charlton Athletic v Coventry City W 1-2 League Championship
13 Dec 2008 Watford v Coventry City L 2-1 League Championship
20 Dec 2008 Coventry City v Ipswich Town D 2-2 League Championship
26 Dec 2008 Swansea City v Coventry City D 0-0 League Championship
28 Dec 2008 Coventry City v Sheffield Wednesday W 2-0 League Championship
03 Jan 2009 Coventry City v Kidderminster Harriers W 2-0 FA Cup 3rd round
10 Jan 2009 Queens Park Rangers v Coventry City D 1-1 League Championship
17 Jan 2009 Coventry City v Blackpool W 2-1 League Championship
24 Jan 2009 Torquay United v Coventry City W 0-1 FA Cup 4th round
28 Jan 2009 Coventry City v Cardiff City L 0-2 League Championship
14 Feb 2009 Blackburn Rovers v Coventry City D 2-2 FA Cup 5th round
17 Feb 2009 Burnley v Coventry City D 1-1 League Championship
21 Feb 2009 Coventry City v Birmingham City W 1-0 League Championship
24 Feb 2009 Coventry City v Blackburn Rovers W 1-0 FA Cup 5th round replay
28 Feb 2009 Norwich City v Coventry City W 1-2 League Championship
04 Mar 2009 Coventry City v Sheffield United L 1-2 League Championship
07 Mar 2009 Coventry City v Chelsea L 0-2 FA Cup 6th round
14 Mar 2009 Preston North End v Coventry City L 2-1 League Championship
21 Mar 2009 Coventry City v Doncaster Rovers W 1-0 League Championship
04 Apr 2009 Coventry City v Reading D 0-0 League Championship
07 Apr 2009 Crystal Palace v Coventry City D 1-1 League Championship
11 Apr 2009 Plymouth Argyle v Coventry City L 4-0 League Championship
18 Apr 2009 Nottingham Forest v Coventry City L 1-0 League Championship
21 Apr 2009 Coventry City v Barnsley D 1-1 League Championship
25 Apr 2009 Coventry City v Watford L 2-3 League Championship
03 May 2009 Ipswich Town v Coventry City L 2-1 League Championship
09 Aug 2009 Coventry City v Ipswich Town W 2-1 League Championship
15 Aug 2009 Barnsley v Coventry City W 0-2 League Championship
18 Aug 2009 Doncaster Rovers v Coventry City D 0-0 League Championship
22 Aug 2009 Coventry City v Swansea City L 0-1 League Championship
29 Aug 2009 Blackpool v Coventry City L 3-0 League Championship
12 Sep 2009 Coventry City v Bristol City D 1-1 League Championship
15 Sep 2009 Coventry City v Sheffield United W 3-2 League Championship
26 Sep 2009 Coventry City v Middlesbrough D 2-2 League Championship
29 Sep 2009 Watford v Coventry City W 2-3 League Championship
03 Oct 2009 Coventry City v Leicester City D 1-1 League Championship
17 Oct 2009 Sheffield Wednesday v Coventry City L 2-0 League Championship
31 Oct 2009 Coventry City v Reading L 1-3 League Championship
06 Nov 2009 Derby County v Coventry City L 2-1 League Championship
21 Nov 2009 Coventry City v Crystal Palace D 1-1 League Championship
28 Nov 2009 Queens Park Rangers v Coventry City D 2-2 League Championship
06 Dec 2009 Scunthorpe United v Coventry City L 1-0 League Championship
09 Dec 2009 Coventry City v Newcastle United L 0-2 League Championship
12 Dec 2009 Coventry City v Peterborough United W 3-2 League Championship
19 Dec 2009 Plymouth Argyle v Coventry City W 0-1 League Championship
26 Dec 2009 Coventry City v Doncaster Rovers W 1-0 League Championship
28 Dec 2009 Nottingham Forest v Coventry City L 2-0 League Championship
02 Jan 2010 Portsmouth v Coventry City D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
09 Jan 2010 Coventry City v Barnsley W 3-1 League Championship
12 Jan 2010 Coventry City v Portsmouth L 1-2 FA Cup 3rd round replay
16 Jan 2010 Ipswich Town v Coventry City L 3-2 League Championship
26 Jan 2010 Swansea City v Coventry City D 0-0 League Championship
30 Jan 2010 Coventry City v Blackpool D 1-1 League Championship
06 Feb 2010 Bristol City v Coventry City D 1-1 League Championship
09 Feb 2010 Coventry City v Nottingham Forest W 1-0 League Championship
17 Feb 2010 Newcastle United v Coventry City L 4-1 League Championship
20 Feb 2010 Crystal Palace v Coventry City W 0-1 League Championship
27 Feb 2010 Coventry City v Scunthorpe United W 2-1 League Championship
06 Mar 2010 Peterborough United v Coventry City W 0-1 League Championship
13 Mar 2010 Coventry City v Plymouth Argyle D 1-1 League Championship
16 Mar 2010 Coventry City v Cardiff City L 1-2 League Championship
21 Mar 2010 Leicester City v Coventry City D 2-2 League Championship
03 Apr 2010 Coventry City v Derby County L 0-1 League Championship
05 Apr 2010 Reading v Coventry City L 3-0 League Championship
10 Apr 2010 Sheffield United v Coventry City L 1-0 League Championship
17 Apr 2010 Coventry City v Preston North End D 1-1 League Championship
24 Apr 2010 Middlesbrough v Coventry City D 1-1 League Championship
02 May 2010 Coventry City v Watford L 0-4 League Championship
14 Aug 2010 Watford v Coventry City D 2-2 League Championship
21 Aug 2010 Coventry City v Derby County W 2-1 League Championship
28 Aug 2010 Millwall v Coventry City L 3-1 League Championship
11 Sep 2010 Coventry City v Leicester City D 1-1 League Championship
14 Sep 2010 Swansea City v Coventry City L 2-1 League Championship
18 Sep 2010 Bristol City v Coventry City W 1-2 League Championship
25 Sep 2010 Coventry City v Preston North End L 1-2 League Championship
28 Sep 2010 Coventry City v Doncaster Rovers W 2-1 League Championship
02 Oct 2010 Hull City v Coventry City D 0-0 League Championship
16 Oct 2010 Ipswich Town v Coventry City W 1-2 League Championship
19 Oct 2010 Coventry City v Cardiff City L 1-2 League Championship
23 Oct 2010 Coventry City v Barnsley W 3-0 League Championship
30 Oct 2010 Sheffield United v Coventry City W 0-1 League Championship
06 Nov 2010 Coventry City v Leeds United L 2-3 League Championship
09 Nov 2010 Nottingham Forest v Coventry City L 2-1 League Championship
13 Nov 2010 Crystal Palace v Coventry City L 2-0 League Championship
20 Nov 2010 Coventry City v Burnley W 1-0 League Championship
27 Nov 2010 Scunthorpe United v Coventry City W 0-2 League Championship
04 Dec 2010 Coventry City v Middlesbrough W 1-0 League Championship
11 Dec 2010 Reading v Coventry City D 0-0 League Championship
18 Dec 2010 Coventry City v Norwich City L 1-2 League Championship
03 Jan 2011 Barnsley v Coventry City L 2-1 League Championship
08 Jan 2011 Coventry City v Crystal Palace W 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round
15 Jan 2011 Coventry City v Sheffield United D 0-0 League Championship
23 Jan 2011 Queens Park Rangers v Coventry City L 2-1 League Championship
29 Jan 2011 Birmingham City v Coventry City L 3-2 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 2011 Coventry City v Nottingham Forest L 1-2 League Championship
05 Feb 2011 Leeds United v Coventry City L 1-0 League Championship
12 Feb 2011 Coventry City v Crystal Palace W 2-1 League Championship
22 Feb 2011 Coventry City v Swansea City L 0-1 League Championship
26 Feb 2011 Leicester City v Coventry City D 1-1 League Championship
05 Mar 2011 Coventry City v Bristol City L 1-4 League Championship
08 Mar 2011 Doncaster Rovers v Coventry City D 1-1 League Championship
12 Mar 2011 Coventry City v Hull City L 0-1 League Championship
15 Mar 2011 Burnley v Coventry City D 2-2 League Championship
19 Mar 2011 Preston North End v Coventry City L 2-1 League Championship
02 Apr 2011 Coventry City v Watford W 2-0 League Championship
09 Apr 2011 Derby County v Coventry City D 2-2 League Championship
12 Apr 2011 Portsmouth v Coventry City W 0-3 League Championship
16 Apr 2011 Coventry City v Millwall W 2-1 League Championship
22 Apr 2011 Coventry City v Scunthorpe United D 1-1 League Championship
25 Apr 2011 Middlesbrough v Coventry City L 2-1 League Championship
30 Apr 2011 Coventry City v Reading D 0-0 League Championship
07 May 2011 Norwich City v Coventry City D 2-2 League Championship


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2007-08 Iceland International Friendly 3
2007-08 Iceland Malta Tournament 1
2008-09 Iceland FIFA World Cup 3
3
2
2008-09 Iceland International Friendly 3
2009-10 Iceland FIFA World Cup 1
2009-10 Iceland International Friendly 4
1
2010-11 Iceland International Friendly 2
2010-11 Iceland UEFA European Championship 4
1
2011-12 Iceland International Friendly 2
1
2011-12 Iceland UEFA European Championship 1
2012-13 Iceland FIFA World Cup 5
2
2012-13 Iceland International Friendly 2
2013-14 Iceland FIFA World Cup 6
1
2013-14 Iceland International Friendly 2
2014-15 Iceland International Friendly 1
2014-15 Iceland UEFA European Championship 6
2
2015-16 Iceland International Friendly 5
2015-16 Iceland UEFA European Championship 8
1
1
2016-17 Iceland FIFA World Cup 5
2
2016-17 Iceland International Friendly 1
1
2017-18 Iceland FIFA World Cup 7
1
2017-18 Iceland International Friendly 1
1
2018-19 Iceland UEFA European Championship 4
2018-19 Iceland UEFA Nations League 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
02 Feb 2008 Belarus v Iceland L 2-0 MALTA TOURNAMENT
16 Mar 2008 Iceland v Faroe Islands W 3-0 International Friendly
26 Mar 2008 Slovakia v Iceland W 1-2 International Friendly
28 May 2008 Iceland v Wales L 0-1 International Friendly
06 Sep 2008 Norway v Iceland D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
10 Sep 2008 Iceland v Scotland L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
11 Oct 2008 Netherlands v Iceland L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
15 Oct 2008 Iceland v FYR Macedonia W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
19 Nov 2008 Malta v Iceland W 0-1 International Friendly
11 Feb 2009 Iceland v Liechtenstein W 2-0 International Friendly
22 Mar 2009 Iceland v Faroe Islands L 1-2 International Friendly
01 Apr 2009 Scotland v Iceland L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
06 Jun 2009 Iceland v Netherlands L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
12 Aug 2009 Iceland v Slovakia D 1-1 International Friendly
05 Sep 2009 Iceland v Norway D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
13 Oct 2009 Iceland v South Africa W 1-0 International Friendly
10 Nov 2009 Iran v Iceland L 1-0 International Friendly
14 Nov 2009 Luxembourg v Iceland D 1-1 International Friendly
03 Mar 2010 Cyprus v Iceland D 0-0 International Friendly
11 Aug 2010 Iceland v Liechtenstein D 1-1 International Friendly
03 Sep 2010 Iceland v Norway L 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group H
07 Sep 2010 Denmark v Iceland L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group H
17 Nov 2010 Israel v Iceland L 3-2 International Friendly
26 Mar 2011 Cyprus v Iceland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group H
04 Jun 2011 Iceland v Denmark L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group H
10 Aug 2011 Hungary v Iceland L 4-0 International Friendly
07 Oct 2011 Portugal v Iceland L 5-3 UEFA European Championship Group H
29 Feb 2012 Montenegro v Iceland L 2-1 International Friendly
27 May 2012 France v Iceland L 3-2 International Friendly
15 Aug 2012 Iceland v Faroe Islands W 2-0 International Friendly
07 Sep 2012 Iceland v Norway W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
11 Sep 2012 Cyprus v Iceland L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
12 Oct 2012 Albania v Iceland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
14 Nov 2012 Andorra v Iceland W 0-2 International Friendly
22 Mar 2013 Slovenia v Iceland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
07 Jun 2013 Iceland v Slovenia L 2-4 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
06 Sep 2013 Switzerland v Iceland D 4-4 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
10 Sep 2013 Iceland v Albania W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
11 Oct 2013 Iceland v Cyprus W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
15 Oct 2013 Norway v Iceland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
15 Nov 2013 Iceland v Croatia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe play-off
19 Nov 2013 Croatia v Iceland L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe play-off
30 May 2014 Austria v Iceland D 1-1 International Friendly
04 Jun 2014 Iceland v Estonia W 1-0 International Friendly
09 Sep 2014 Iceland v Turkey W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
10 Oct 2014 Latvia v Iceland W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
13 Oct 2014 Iceland v Netherlands W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
12 Nov 2014 Belgium v Iceland L 3-1 International Friendly
16 Nov 2014 Czech Republic v Iceland L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
28 Mar 2015 Kazakhstan v Iceland W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
12 Jun 2015 Iceland v Czech Republic W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
03 Sep 2015 Netherlands v Iceland W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
06 Sep 2015 Iceland v Kazakhstan D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
13 Oct 2015 Turkey v Iceland L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
13 Nov 2015 Poland v Iceland L 4-2 International Friendly
24 Mar 2016 Denmark v Iceland L 2-1 International Friendly
29 Mar 2016 Greece v Iceland W 2-3 International Friendly
01 Jun 2016 Norway v Iceland L 3-2 International Friendly
06 Jun 2016 Iceland v Liechtenstein W 4-0 International Friendly
14 Jun 2016 Portugal v Iceland D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
18 Jun 2016 Iceland v Hungary D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
22 Jun 2016 Iceland v Austria W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
27 Jun 2016 England v Iceland W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Finals - Round of 16
03 Jul 2016 France v Iceland L 5-2 UEFA European Championship Quarter-final
05 Sep 2016 Ukraine v Iceland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group I
06 Oct 2016 Iceland v Finland W 3-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group I
12 Nov 2016 Croatia v Iceland L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group I
15 Nov 2016 Malta v Iceland W 0-2 International Friendly
24 Mar 2017 Kosovo v Iceland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group I
28 Mar 2017 Republic of Ireland v Iceland W 0-1 International Friendly
11 Jun 2017 Iceland v Croatia W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group I
02 Sep 2017 Finland v Iceland L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group I
05 Sep 2017 Iceland v Ukraine W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group I
06 Oct 2017 Turkey v Iceland W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group I
09 Oct 2017 Iceland v Kosovo W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group I
14 Nov 2017 Qatar v Iceland D 1-1 International Friendly
24 Mar 2018 Iceland v Mexico L 0-3 International Friendly
16 Jun 2018 Argentina v Iceland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group D
22 Jun 2018 Nigeria v Iceland L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group D
26 Jun 2018 Iceland v Croatia L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Group D
15 Nov 2018 Belgium v Iceland L 2-0 UEFA Nations League League A Group A2
22 Mar 2019 Andorra v Iceland W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group H
25 Mar 2019 France v Iceland L 4-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group H
08 Jun 2019 Iceland v Albania W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group H
11 Jun 2019 Iceland v Turkey W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group H


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.