Soccer 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.

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

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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
Gunnar Nielsen 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 Hansen 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
Rógvi Jacobsen 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
Atli Danielsen 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
Christian Holst 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.

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Hallur Hansson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Hallur Hansson Midfielder Hallur Hansson is a Faroese football player, a midfielder who currently plays for the Danish 1st division club Vendsyssel FF, on 1 December 2014 he made a 2½ year deal with the club. ...more

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Arnbjørn Hansen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Arnbjørn Hansen Forward Arnbjørn Theodor Hansen is a Faroese football striker who plays for EB/Streymur in the Faroe Islands Premier League. He also plays for the Faroe Islands national team.

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Finnur Justinussen is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Finnur Justinussen Forward Finnur Justinussen is a Faroese footballer who plays for Víkingur and the Faroe Islands national team.

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Símun Samuelsen is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Símun Samuelsen Forward, Midfielder Símun Samuelsen is a Faroese football striker currently playing for HB Tórshavn after playing in Iceland for some years for Keflavik as a right or left winger but can also play as

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Jón Rói Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Jón Rói Jacobsen Defender Jón Rói Jacobsen is a former Faroese football defender.

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Sølvi Vatnhamar is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Sølvi Vatnhamar Midfielder Sølvi Vatnhamar is a Faroese footballer who plays for Víkingur Gøta.

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Julian Johnsson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Julian Johnsson Midfielder Julian Johnsson is a Faroese author and football midfielder, currently playing for Danish team Svendborg FB.

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Jóannes Jakobsen is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Jóannes Jakobsen Jóannes Jakobsen is a former Faroese football defender, as well as musician and composer, having released three albums on the Faroe Islands and produced a number of albums for other ...more

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Óli Johannesen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Óli Johannesen Defender Óli Johannesen is a Faroese football player, currently playing for TB Tvøroyri.

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Jústinus Hansen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Jústinus Hansen Midfielder Jústinus Hansen is an Faroese international footballer who plays club football for Spjelkavik ILin Norwegian 3rd division, as a midfielder. He played for NSÍ Runavík from ...more

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Rogvi Holm is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Rogvi Holm Defender

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Jan Ellingsgaard is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Jan Ellingsgaard Defender Jan Ellingsgaard is a football player.

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Fróði Benjaminsen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Fróði Benjaminsen Defender, Midfielder Fróði Benjaminsen is a Faroese international footballer who plays professionally as a defender or midfielder for HB Tórshavn. Benjaminsen previously played for B68 Toftir, Fram ...more

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Pól Jóhannus Justinussen is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Pól Jóhannus Justinussen Defender Pól Jóhannus Justinussen is an Faroese international footballer who plays club football for the Faroese team NSÍ, as a defender or winger. He previously played for Valur in ...more

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Allan Mørkøre is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Allan Mørkøre Allan Mørkøre is a former Faroese professional football midfielder. Now he is a manager for B71 Sandoy, which plays in the men's second best division. He was manager for AB from ...more

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Jens Martin Knudsen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Jens Martin Knudsen Goalkeeper Jens Martin Knudsen was a Faroese footballer who played as a goalkeeper. He was perhaps best known for wearing a hat in his matches as a result of an injury he suffered at age 14. He later ...more

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Kurt Mørkøre is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Kurt Mørkøre Kurt Mørkøre is a former Faroese football midfielder or striker who is currently manager of the Norwegian club Averøykameratene. He is the elder brother of fellow Faroese ...more

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Karl Løkin is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Karl Løkin Midfielder Karl Løkin is a Faroese football player.

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Uni Arge is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Uni Arge Uni Jógvansson Arge is a Faroese journalist, writer, musician, singer, and a former international football striker. He is also a former handball player. He played 105 matches for the ...more

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Christian Høgni Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Christian Høgni Jacobsen Christian Høgni Jacobsen is a Faroese football striker, currently playing for B68 Toftir.

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Ingi Højsted is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Ingi Højsted Midfielder Ingi Højsted is a Faroese midfield football player, who currently plays for B36 Tórshavn.

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Gilli Sørensen is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Gilli Sørensen Forward Gilli Rólantsson Sørensen is a Faroese football second striker playing for AaB and Faroe Islands. He has earlier played for B36 Tórshavn, TB Tvøroyri and Scottish U19 ...more

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John Petersen is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
John Petersen John Petersen is a retired Faroese football striker and manager.

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Hans Fróði Hansen is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Hans Fróði Hansen Defender Hans Fróði Hansen is a retired football player and now manager from the Faroe Islands, who had started a second career as fashion and beauty advisor under the name Hans F. Hansen of ...more

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Páll Klettskarð is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands
Páll Klettskarð Páll Klettskarð is Faroese striker playing for KÍ Klaksvík and the Faroe Islands national team.