Kári Arnason

Date of birth13 October 1982
Place of birthGothenburg, Sweden
NationalityIcelandic
Weight86 kg
Height1.91 m
PositionDefender/Midfielder

Kári Arnason joined Plymouth Argyle in July 2009 with a one-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Vikingur Reykjavik 01 Jan 2001 01 Jan 2004
Djurgårdens IF 01 Jan 2004 01 Jul 2006
Aarhus GF 01 Jul 2006 30 Jun 2009
Esbjerg FB 01 Jan 2009 31 May 2009 L
Plymouth Argyle 20 Jul 2009 24 Jun 2011
Aberdeen 18 Jul 2011 31 May 2012
Rotherham United 07 Jun 2012 29 Jun 2015
Malmö FF 29 Jun 2015 30 Jan 2017
Omonia Nicosia 30 Jan 2017 30 Jun 2017
Aberdeen 14 Jul 2017

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2009-10 Plymouth Argyle FA Cup 2
1
2009-10 Plymouth Argyle League Championship 32
2
5
2010-11 Plymouth Argyle League Cup 1
2010-11 Plymouth Argyle League One 39
1
1
10
2
2012-13 Rotherham United FA Cup 3
2
1
2012-13 Rotherham United League Cup 1
2012-13 Rotherham United League Two 33
2
5
1
2013-14 Rotherham United FA Cup 2
1
2013-14 Rotherham United Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2013-14 Rotherham United League Cup 2
2013-14 Rotherham United League One 40
8
2013-14 Rotherham United League One Play-Offs 3
2014-15 Rotherham United FA Cup 1
2014-15 Rotherham United League Championship 42
1
3
10
2014-15 Rotherham United League Cup 1
1
2015-16 Malmö FF UEFA Champions League 8
1
1


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
22 Aug 2009 Derby County v Plymouth Argyle L 2-1 League Championship
29 Aug 2009 Plymouth Argyle v Sheffield Wednesday L 1-3 League Championship
12 Sep 2009 West Bromwich Albion v Plymouth Argyle L 3-1 League Championship
15 Sep 2009 Plymouth Argyle v Watford L 0-1 League Championship
19 Sep 2009 Newcastle United v Plymouth Argyle L 3-1 League Championship
27 Sep 2009 Plymouth Argyle v Nottingham Forest L 0-1 League Championship
24 Oct 2009 Plymouth Argyle v Ipswich Town D 1-1 League Championship
31 Oct 2009 Middlesbrough v Plymouth Argyle W 0-1 League Championship
07 Nov 2009 Plymouth Argyle v Doncaster Rovers W 2-1 League Championship
21 Nov 2009 Leicester City v Plymouth Argyle L 1-0 League Championship
05 Dec 2009 Plymouth Argyle v Sheffield United L 0-1 League Championship
08 Dec 2009 Swansea City v Plymouth Argyle L 1-0 League Championship
12 Dec 2009 Preston North End v Plymouth Argyle L 2-0 League Championship
19 Dec 2009 Plymouth Argyle v Coventry City L 0-1 League Championship
26 Dec 2009 Cardiff City v Plymouth Argyle W 0-1 League Championship
28 Dec 2009 Plymouth Argyle v Reading W 4-1 League Championship
02 Jan 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Newcastle United D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 2010 Newcastle United v Plymouth Argyle L 3-0 FA Cup 3rd round replay
16 Jan 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Crystal Palace L 0-1 League Championship
26 Jan 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Derby County W 1-0 League Championship
30 Jan 2010 Sheffield Wednesday v Plymouth Argyle L 2-1 League Championship
06 Feb 2010 Plymouth Argyle v West Bromwich Albion L 0-1 League Championship
09 Feb 2010 Reading v Plymouth Argyle L 2-1 League Championship
13 Feb 2010 Barnsley v Plymouth Argyle W 1-3 League Championship
16 Feb 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Swansea City D 1-1 League Championship
20 Feb 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Leicester City D 1-1 League Championship
27 Feb 2010 Sheffield United v Plymouth Argyle L 4-3 League Championship
06 Mar 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Preston North End D 1-1 League Championship
09 Mar 2010 Queens Park Rangers v Plymouth Argyle L 2-0 League Championship
13 Mar 2010 Coventry City v Plymouth Argyle D 1-1 League Championship
16 Mar 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Bristol City W 3-2 League Championship
20 Mar 2010 Scunthorpe United v Plymouth Argyle L 2-1 League Championship
24 Apr 2010 Nottingham Forest v Plymouth Argyle L 3-0 League Championship
02 May 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Peterborough United L 1-2 League Championship
07 Aug 2010 Southampton v Plymouth Argyle W 0-1 League One
10 Aug 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Notts County L 0-1 League Cup 1st round
14 Aug 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Carlisle United D 1-1 League One
21 Aug 2010 Walsall v Plymouth Argyle L 2-1 League One
11 Sep 2010 Colchester United v Plymouth Argyle D 1-1 League One
18 Sep 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Sheffield Wednesday W 3-2 League One
21 Sep 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Brighton and Hove Albion L 0-2 League One
25 Sep 2010 Rochdale v Plymouth Argyle D 1-1 League One
28 Sep 2010 Swindon Town v Plymouth Argyle W 2-3 League One
02 Oct 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Hartlepool United L 0-1 League One
09 Oct 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Charlton Athletic D 2-2 League One
16 Oct 2010 Notts County v Plymouth Argyle L 2-0 League One
23 Oct 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Huddersfield Town W 2-1 League One
30 Oct 2010 Oldham Athletic v Plymouth Argyle L 4-2 League One
20 Nov 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Brentford L 1-2 League One
23 Nov 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Dagenham and Redbridge W 2-1 League One
11 Dec 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Exeter City W 2-0 League One
28 Dec 2010 Plymouth Argyle v Notts County D 1-1 League One
01 Jan 2011 Plymouth Argyle v Yeovil Town D 0-0 League One
04 Jan 2011 Bristol Rovers v Plymouth Argyle W 2-3 League One
08 Jan 2011 AFC Bournemouth v Plymouth Argyle L 3-0 League One
11 Jan 2011 Huddersfield Town v Plymouth Argyle L 3-2 League One
15 Jan 2011 Plymouth Argyle v Oldham Athletic L 0-2 League One
18 Jan 2011 Milton Keynes Dons v Plymouth Argyle W 1-3 League One
22 Jan 2011 Charlton Athletic v Plymouth Argyle L 2-0 League One
29 Jan 2011 Plymouth Argyle v AFC Bournemouth L 1-2 League One
01 Feb 2011 Yeovil Town v Plymouth Argyle L 1-0 League One
05 Feb 2011 Brentford v Plymouth Argyle L 2-0 League One
12 Feb 2011 Plymouth Argyle v Tranmere Rovers L 1-3 League One
22 Feb 2011 Brighton and Hove Albion v Plymouth Argyle L 4-0 League One
26 Feb 2011 Plymouth Argyle v Colchester United W 2-1 League One
05 Mar 2011 Sheffield Wednesday v Plymouth Argyle W 2-4 League One
08 Mar 2011 Plymouth Argyle v Swindon Town W 1-0 League One
15 Mar 2011 Carlisle United v Plymouth Argyle D 1-1 League One
09 Apr 2011 Plymouth Argyle v Walsall W 2-0 League One
16 Apr 2011 Peterborough United v Plymouth Argyle L 2-1 League One
22 Apr 2011 Dagenham and Redbridge v Plymouth Argyle W 0-1 League One
25 Apr 2011 Plymouth Argyle v Milton Keynes Dons W 1-0 League One
30 Apr 2011 Exeter City v Plymouth Argyle L 1-0 League One
02 May 2011 Plymouth Argyle v Southampton L 1-3 League One
07 May 2011 Plymouth Argyle v Leyton Orient L 1-4 League One


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
2004-05 Iceland FIFA World Cup 1
1
2005-06 Iceland FIFA World Cup 4
1
1
2005-06 Iceland International Friendly 3
2006-07 Iceland International Friendly 1
2006-07 Iceland UEFA European Championship 3
2007-08 Iceland International Friendly 1
2007-08 Iceland UEFA European Championship 2
1
2009-10 Iceland International Friendly 1
2011-12 Iceland International Friendly 2
2012-13 Iceland FIFA World Cup 4
1
2
2012-13 Iceland International Friendly 1
2013-14 Iceland FIFA World Cup 6
1
2013-14 Iceland International Friendly 2
2014-15 Iceland UEFA European Championship 6
2015-16 Iceland International Friendly 2
2
2015-16 Iceland UEFA European Championship 9
2
2016-17 Iceland China Cup 2
2016-17 Iceland FIFA World Cup 5
2017-18 Iceland FIFA World Cup 5
1
2017-18 Iceland International Friendly 4
1
2
2018-19 Iceland International Friendly 2
1
2018-19 Iceland UEFA European Championship 4
2018-19 Iceland UEFA Nations League 2
2019-20 Iceland International Friendly 2
2019-20 Iceland UEFA European Championship 4
1
2020-21 Iceland FIFA World Cup 2
1
2020-21 Iceland UEFA European Championship 2
2020-21 Iceland UEFA Nations League 2
1
2021-22 Iceland FIFA World Cup 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
04 Jun 2005 Iceland v Hungary L 2-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
08 Jun 2005 Iceland v Malta W 4-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
17 Aug 2005 Iceland v South Africa W 4-1 International Friendly
03 Sep 2005 Iceland v Croatia L 1-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
07 Sep 2005 Bulgaria v Iceland L 3-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
07 Sep 2005 Bulgaria v Iceland L 3-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
07 Oct 2005 Poland v Iceland L 3-2 International Friendly
07 Oct 2005 Poland v Iceland L 3-2 International Friendly
12 Oct 2005 Sweden v Iceland L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
12 Oct 2005 Sweden v Iceland L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
15 Aug 2006 Iceland v Spain D 0-0 International Friendly
02 Sep 2006 Northern Ireland v Iceland W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group F
06 Sep 2006 Iceland v Denmark L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group F
07 Oct 2006 Latvia v Iceland L 4-0 UEFA European Championship Group F
22 Aug 2007 Iceland v Canada D 1-1 International Friendly
08 Sep 2007 Iceland v Spain D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
12 Sep 2007 Iceland v Northern Ireland W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
13 Oct 2007 Iceland v Latvia L 2-4 UEFA European Championship Group F
03 Mar 2010 Cyprus v Iceland D 0-0 International Friendly
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
12 Oct 2012 Albania v Iceland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
16 Oct 2012 Iceland v Switzerland L 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
07 Jun 2013 Iceland v Slovenia L 2-4 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
14 Aug 2013 Iceland v Faroe Islands W 1-0 International Friendly
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
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
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
10 Oct 2015 Iceland v Latvia D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
13 Oct 2015 Turkey v Iceland L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
17 Nov 2015 Slovakia v Iceland L 3-1 International Friendly
16 Jan 2016 United Arab Emirates v Iceland L 2-1 International Friendly
24 Mar 2016 Denmark v Iceland L 2-1 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
09 Oct 2016 Iceland v Turkey W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group I
12 Nov 2016 Croatia v Iceland L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group I
10 Jan 2017 China PR v Iceland W 0-2 China Cup Semi-final
15 Jan 2017 Iceland v Chile L 0-1 China Cup Final
24 Mar 2017 Kosovo v Iceland W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group I
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
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
08 Nov 2017 Iceland v Czech Republic L 1-2 International Friendly
24 Mar 2018 Iceland v Mexico L 0-3 International Friendly
02 Jun 2018 Iceland v Norway L 2-3 International Friendly
07 Jun 2018 Iceland v Ghana D 2-2 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
11 Oct 2018 France v Iceland D 2-2 International Friendly
15 Oct 2018 Iceland v Switzerland L 1-2 UEFA Nations League League A Group A2
15 Nov 2018 Belgium v Iceland L 2-0 UEFA Nations League League A Group A2
19 Nov 2018 Iceland v Qatar D 2-2 International Friendly
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
07 Sep 2019 Iceland v Moldova W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group H
10 Sep 2019 Albania v Iceland L 4-2 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group H
11 Oct 2019 Iceland v France L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group H
14 Nov 2019 Turkey v Iceland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group H
15 Jan 2020 Canada v Iceland W 0-1 International Friendly
19 Jan 2020 El Salvador v Iceland W 0-1 International Friendly
05 Sep 2020 Iceland v England L 0-1 UEFA Nations League League A Group A2
08 Oct 2020 Iceland v Romania W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Play-off semi-final Path A
12 Nov 2020 Hungary v Iceland L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Play-off final Path A
18 Nov 2020 England v Iceland L 4-0 UEFA Nations League League A Group A2
25 Mar 2021 Germany v Iceland L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group J
28 Mar 2021 Armenia v Iceland L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group J
05 Sep 2021 Iceland v North Macedonia D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group J


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