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Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands

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List of the best soccer players from Faroe Islands. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from Faroe Islands, along with photos when available. This list of best Faroe Islands soccer players is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest players are at the top of the list. If you're searching for a particular famous Faroe Islands soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

You can rank all of these players, from Jóhan Troest Davidsen to Jákup Mikkelsen.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Faroe Islands footballers?" and "Who is the greatest Faroe Islands soccer player of all time?"

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of Faroe Islands in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Faroe Islands soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.
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Jóan Símun Edmundsson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Jóan Símun Edmundsson Forward, Midfielder
Jóan Símun Edmundsson is a Faroese footballer who currently plays for Vejle Boldklub, and the Faroe Islands national team.
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Hans Pauli Samuelsen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Hans Pauli Samuelsen Forward
Hans Pauli Samuelsen is a Faroese fottball player.
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Pætur Dam Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Pætur Dam Jacobsen Defender, Midfielder
Pætur Dam Jacobsen is a Faroese footballer who plays for EB/Streymur.
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Jákup Mikkelsen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Jákup Mikkelsen Goalkeeper
Jákup Nolsøe Mikkelsen is a Faroese former football goalkeeper who last played for ÍF Fuglafjørður. He made 521 league appearances in representing six clubs in a ...more
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Bogi Løkin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Bogi Løkin Midfielder
Bogi Løkin is a Faroese footballer who plays for Faroese club ÍF Fuglafjørður, where his brother Karl Løkin also plays. Bogi Løkin is the son of former ...more
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Jann Ingi Petersen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Jann Ingi Petersen Midfielder
Jann Ingi Petersen is a Faroese football midfielder. He is currently under contract with B68 Toftir. He usually plays as controlling midfielder. Petersen is specialised in both penalty kicks and ...more
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Klæmint Olsen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Klæmint Olsen Forward
Klæmint Andrasson Olsen is a Faroese footballer who plays as a striker for NSÍ Runavík. In the 2011 season he was the Faroese league's second highest scorer, scoring 17 goals ...more
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Rógvi Baldvinsson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Rógvi Baldvinsson Defender
Rógvi Baldvinsson is a Faroese international footballer who plays as a defender for 2. Divisjon side Ålgård. Baldvinsson had a brief spell with Bristol Rovers in 2012.
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Gunnar Nielsen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Goalkeeper
Gunnar Nielsen is a Faroese footballer who plays as a goalkeeper. Who currently plays for Icelandic club Stjarnan. Nielsen has also represented Havnar Bóltfelag, Boldklubben Frem, ...more
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Viljormur Davidsen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Viljormur Davidsen Defender
Viljormur Davidsen is a Faroese footballer who plays for FC Fyn.
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Tem Hansen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Tem Willesmoes Thordan Hansen is a former Danish/Faroese professional football midfielder. Hansen began his professional career with 1. Division side B.93, making his debut in 2002 aged 17. He ...more
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Erling Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Erling Jacobsen Defender
Erling Dávidsson Jacobsen is a Faroese international footballer who plays as a defender for Víkingur.
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Kaj Leo í Bartalsstovu is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Kaj Leo í Bartalsstovu Midfielder
Kaj Leo í Bartalsstovu is a professional football player.
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Rógvi Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Forward, Midfielder
Rógvi Jacobsen is a former Faroese footballer who last played as a forward for ÍF. He is also the all-time top scorer of the Faroe Islands national football team.
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Atli Danielsen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Defender, Midfielder
Atli Danielsen is a Faroese footballer who currently plays for KÍ Klaksvík in the Premier League of the Faroe Islands.
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Jákup á Borg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Jákup á Borg Forward, Midfielder
Jákup á Borg is a Faroese footballer currently playing for Faroe Islands Premier League team B36 Tórshavn.
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Hanus Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Hanus Jacobsen Defender
Hanus Jacobsen is a Faroese footballer who plays for Víkingur.
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Hjalgrím Elttør is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Hjalgrím Elttør Forward, Midfielder
Hjalgrím Elttør is a Faroese footballer who plays as a striker for Faroe Islands Premier League club KÍ Klaksvík. He is also a member of Faroe Islands national ...more
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Jóhan Troest Davidsen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Jóhan Troest Davidsen Defender
Jóhan Troest Davidsen is a Faroese football player. He is a Defender. He currently plays for HB Tórshavn. Davidsen started his career with NSÍ Runavík in the Faroe ...more
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Jónas Tór Næs is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Jónas Tór Næs Defender
Jónas Þór Næs is a Faroese international footballer who currently plays for B36 Tórshavn as a defender. He played professionally for BK Frem in 2005-06 and again ...more
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Súni Olsen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Súni Olsen Midfielder
Súni Olsen is a Faroese professional football midfielder who currently plays at Faroese club Víkingur.
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Atli Gregersen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Atli Gregersen Defender
Atli Gregersen is a Faroese international footballer who plays for Víkingur as a defender.
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René Tórgarð is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
René Tórgarð Goalkeeper
René Tórgarð is an Faroese international footballer who plays club football for EB/Streymur, as a goalkeeper. He made his international debut for the Faroe Islands in 2008.
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Christian Holst is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Forward, Midfielder
Christian Lamhauge Holst is a Danish/Faroese football player, currently playing for Fremad Amager and for the Faroe Islands national football team.
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Daniel Udsen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Daniel Udsen Midfielder
Daniel Udsen is a Faroese footballer of Danish descent, whose primary position is in midfield. He currently plays for FC Helsingør and the Faroe Islands national football team.