Birkir Kristinsson

Date of birth15 August 1964
Place of birthVestmannaeyjar
NationalityIcelandic
Weight75 kg
Height1.85 m
PositionGoalkeeper

Prior to IB Vestmannaeyjar, Birkir had also played for Fram Reykjavik, SK Brann Bergen, IFK Norrkoping and Lustenau.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
SK Brann Bergen 23 Dec 1996
Birmingham City 23 Dec 1996 31 May 1997
Bolton Wanderers 02 Jan 1999 30 Jun 2000
IBV Vestmannaeyjar 01 Jul 2000
Stoke City 02 Nov 2000 17 May 2001 L
Stoke City 15 Oct 2001 11 May 2002 L

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Clean sheets Conceded Y R
2000-01 IBV Vestmannaeyjar UEFA Cup 2 5
2000-01 Stoke City LDV Vans Trophy 4 1 5
2000-01 Stoke City League Division 2 18 7 16


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
10 Aug 2000 ÍBV Vestmannaeyjar v Heart of Midlothian L 0-2 UEFA Cup 1st qualifying round 1st leg
24 Aug 2000 Heart of Midlothian v ÍBV Vestmannaeyjar L 3-0
Agg: 5-0
UEFA Cup 1st qualifying round 2nd leg


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 Clean sheets Conceded Y R
1987-88 Iceland Olympics 2 2
1989-90 Iceland International Friendly 1 1
1989-90 Iceland UEFA European Championship 1 1
1990-91 Iceland International Friendly
1
1991-92 Iceland FIFA World Cup 2 2
1991-92 Iceland International Friendly 3 1 2
1991-92 Iceland Rothmans Tournament 1 1
1991-92 Iceland UEFA European Championship 2 1 3
1992-93 Iceland FIFA World Cup 5 2 3
1992-93 Iceland International Friendly 2 2
1993-94 Iceland FIFA World Cup 1 1
1993-94 Iceland International Friendly 5 1 7
1994-95 Iceland International Friendly 3 2 1
1994-95 Iceland UEFA European Championship 5 9
1995-96 Iceland FIFA World Cup 1 1
1995-96 Iceland Four Team Tournament, Malta 3 11
1995-96 Iceland International Friendly 2 2
1995-96 Iceland UEFA European Championship 3 2
1996-97 Iceland FIFA World Cup 3 6
1996-97 Iceland International Friendly 2 3
1997-98 Iceland Cyprus Tournament 1 2
1997-98 Iceland International Friendly 2 2
1998-99 Iceland International Friendly 3 3
1998-99 Iceland UEFA European Championship 7 3 3
1999-00 Iceland International Friendly 1 1
1999-00 Iceland Nordic Championships 2 1 2
1999-00 Iceland UEFA European Championship 3 1 3
2000-01 Iceland FIFA World Cup 2 1 4
2000-01 Iceland International Friendly 1 1
2001-02 Iceland International Friendly
1
2002-03 Iceland International Friendly 1
1
2


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
27 Apr 1988 Netherlands v Iceland L 1-0 Olympics Europe group B
30 Apr 1988 East Germany v Iceland L 3-0 Olympics Europe group B
03 Apr 1990 Bermuda v Iceland W 0-4 International Friendly
30 May 1990 Iceland v Albania W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
08 Aug 1990 Faroe Islands v Iceland W 2-3 International Friendly
25 Sep 1991 Iceland v Spain W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
16 Oct 1991 Cyprus v Iceland D 1-1 International Friendly
20 Nov 1991 France v Iceland L 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1
10 Feb 1992 Malta v Iceland L 1-0 ROTHMANS TOURNAMENT
02 Mar 1992 United Arab Emirates v Iceland W 0-1 International Friendly
08 Apr 1992 Israel v Iceland D 2-2 International Friendly
13 May 1992 Greece v Iceland L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Group 5
03 Jun 1992 Hungary v Iceland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Group 5
09 Aug 1992 Iceland v Israel L 0-2 International Friendly
07 Oct 1992 Iceland v Greece L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 5
14 Oct 1992 Russia v Iceland L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Group 5
17 Apr 1993 USA v Iceland D 1-1 International Friendly
20 May 1993 Luxembourg v Iceland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 5
02 Jun 1993 Iceland v Russia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 5
16 Jun 1993 Iceland v Hungary W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 5
31 Aug 1993 Iceland v USA L 0-1 International Friendly
08 Sep 1993 Iceland v Luxembourg W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Group 5
20 Apr 1994 Saudi Arabia v Iceland L 2-0 International Friendly
24 Apr 1994 USA v Iceland W 1-2 International Friendly
04 May 1994 Brazil v Iceland L 3-0 International Friendly
19 May 1994 Iceland v Bolivia W 1-0 International Friendly
16 Aug 1994 Iceland v Estonia W 4-0 International Friendly
30 Aug 1994 Iceland v United Arab Emirates W 1-0 International Friendly
07 Sep 1994 Iceland v Sweden L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group 3
12 Oct 1994 Turkey v Iceland L 5-0 UEFA European Championship Group 3
16 Nov 1994 Switzerland v Iceland L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 3
22 Apr 1995 Chile v Iceland D 1-1 International Friendly
01 Jun 1995 Sweden v Iceland D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 3
11 Jun 1995 Iceland v Hungary W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1
02 Jul 1995 Iceland v Faroe Islands W 2-0 International Friendly
16 Aug 1995 Iceland v Switzerland L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 3
11 Oct 1995 Iceland v Turkey D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 3
11 Nov 1995 Hungary v Iceland L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 3
07 Feb 1996 Slovenia v Iceland L 7-1 FOUR NATION TOURNAMENT, MALTA
09 Feb 1996 Russia v Iceland L 3-0 FOUR NATION TOURNAMENT, MALTA
11 Feb 1996 Malta v Iceland W 1-4 FOUR NATION TOURNAMENT, MALTA
24 Apr 1996 Estonia v Iceland W 0-3 International Friendly
01 Jun 1996 Iceland v FYR Macedonia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 8
14 Aug 1996 Iceland v Malta W 2-1 International Friendly
04 Sep 1996 Czech Republic v Iceland L 2-1 International Friendly
05 Oct 1996 Lithuania v Iceland L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 8
09 Oct 1996 Iceland v Romania L 0-4 FIFA World Cup Group 8
10 Nov 1996 Republic of Ireland v Iceland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Group 8
07 Feb 1998 Slovakia v Iceland L 2-1 CYPRUS TOURNAMENT Group B
13 May 1998 Saudi Arabia v Iceland D 1-1 International Friendly
06 Jun 1998 South Africa v Iceland D 1-1 International Friendly
19 Aug 1998 Iceland v Latvia W 4-1 International Friendly
05 Sep 1998 Iceland v France D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 4
10 Oct 1998 Armenia v Iceland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 4
14 Oct 1998 Iceland v Russia W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 4
10 Mar 1999 Luxembourg v Iceland W 1-2 International Friendly
27 Mar 1999 Andorra v Iceland W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 4
31 Mar 1999 Ukraine v Iceland D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 4
28 Apr 1999 Malta v Iceland W 1-2 International Friendly
05 Jun 1999 Iceland v Armenia W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 4
09 Jun 1999 Russia v Iceland L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 4
18 Aug 1999 Faroe Islands v Iceland W 0-1 International Friendly
04 Sep 1999 Iceland v Andorra W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 4
08 Sep 1999 Iceland v Ukraine L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group 4
09 Oct 1999 France v Iceland L 3-2 UEFA European Championship Group 4
02 Feb 2000 Finland v Iceland W 0-1 NORDIC CUP
04 Feb 2000 Faroe Islands v Iceland W 2-3 NORDIC CUP
27 Jul 2000 Iceland v Malta W 5-0 International Friendly
07 Oct 2000 Czech Republic v Iceland L 4-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
11 Oct 2000 Iceland v Northern Ireland W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
15 Aug 2001 Iceland v Poland D 1-1 International Friendly
07 Sep 2002 Iceland v Hungary L 0-2 International Friendly
20 Nov 2002 Estonia v Iceland L 2-0 International Friendly


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