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Famous Soccer Players from Faroe Islands

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.
  • 1

    Jóan Símun Edmundsson

    Forward, Midfielder

    BirthplaceToftir, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Jóan Símun Edmundsson (born 26 July 1991) is a Faroese professional footballer who plays for German club Arminia Bielefeld, and the Faroe Islands national team.  ...more
  • 2

    Hans Pauli Samuelsen

    Forward

    BirthplaceKingdom of Denmark, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Hans Pauli Samuelsen is a Faroese fottball player.
  • 3

    Pætur Dam Jacobsen

    Defender, Midfielder

    BirthplaceTórshavn, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Pætur Dam Jacobsen is a Faroese footballer who plays for EB/Streymur.  ...more
  • 4

    Jákup Mikkelsen

    Goalkeeper

    BirthplaceKlaksvík, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Jákup Nolsøe Mikkelsen (born 14 August 1970 in Klaksvík) is a Faroese former football goalkeeper who last played for ÍF Fuglafjørður. He made 522 league appearances in representing six clubs in a  ...more
  • 5

    Bogi Løkin

    Midfielder

    BirthplaceRunavík, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Bogi Løkin is a Faroese footballer and poet who plays for Faroese club ÍF Fuglafjørður, where his brother Karl Løkin also plays. Bogi Løkin is the son of former Faroese international midfielder  ...more
  • 6

    Jann Ingi Petersen

    Midfielder

    BirthplaceSaltnes, Faroe Islands, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Jann Ingi Petersen (born 7 January 1984) is a Faroese football midfielder. He is currently under contract with B68 Toftir. He usually plays as controlling midfielder. Petersen is specialised in both  ...more
  • 7

    Klæmint Olsen

    Forward

    BirthplaceRunavík, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    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 in the league for NSÍ  ...more
  • 8

    Rógvi Baldvinsson

    Defender

    BirthplaceTórshavn, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    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.  ...more
  • Goalkeeper

    BirthplaceTórshavn, Faroe Islands

    NationalityDenmark, Faroe Islands

    Gunnar Nielsen (born 7 October 1986) is a Faroese professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Icelandic club FH. Nielsen has also represented HB, Boldklubben Frem, Gøtu Ítróttarfelag,  ...more
  • 10

    Viljormur Davidsen

    Defender

    BirthplaceKingdom of Denmark, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Viljormur Davidsen is a Faroese footballer who plays for FC Fyn.  ...more
  • Tem Willesmoes Thordan Hansen (born 18 January 1984) is a former Danish/Faroese professional football midfielder. Hansen began his professional career with 1. Division side B.93, making his debut in  ...more
  • 12

    Erling Jacobsen

    Defender

    BirthplaceTórshavn, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Erling Dávidsson Jacobsen (born 13 February 1990) is a Faroese international footballer who plays as a defender for Víkingur.  ...more
  • 13

    Kaj Leo í Bartalsstovu

    Midfielder

    BirthplaceKingdom of Denmark, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Kaj Leo í Bartalsstovu is a professional football player.  ...more
  • Forward, Midfielder

    BirthplaceKlaksvík, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Rógvi Jacobsen (born 5 March 1979 in Klaksvík) 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.  ...more
  • Defender, Midfielder

    BirthplaceKingdom of Denmark, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Atli Danielsen (born 15 August 1983) is a Faroese footballer who currently plays for KÍ Klaksvík in the Premier League of the Faroe Islands.  ...more
  • 16

    Jákup á Borg

    Forward, Midfielder

    BirthplaceKingdom of Denmark, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Jákup á Borg (born 26 October 1979) is a Faroese football manager and former footballer (midfielder or striker) He last played for Faroe Islands Premier League team B36 Tórshavn where he now is  ...more
  • 17

    Hanus Jacobsen

    Defender

    BirthplaceKingdom of Denmark, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Hanus Jacobsen is a Faroese footballer who plays for Víkingur.
  • 18

    Hjalgrím Elttør

    Forward, Midfielder

    BirthplaceKlaksvík, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Hjalgrím Elttør (born 3 March 1983) is a Faroese footballer who plays as a forward for Faroe Islands Premier League club KÍ Klaksvík. He is also a member of Faroe Islands national football team,  ...more
  • 19

    Jóhan Troest Davidsen

    Defender

    BirthplaceKingdom of Denmark, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Jóhan Troest Davidsen (born 31 January 1988) is a Faroese footballer who plays as a centre back for NSÍ Runavík.  ...more
  • 20

    Jónas Tór Næs

    Defender

    BirthplaceTórshavn, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Jónas Þór Næs (born 27 December 1986) is a Faroese international footballer who plays for B36 Tórshavn as a defender. He played professionally for BK Frem in 2005-06 and again 2009-10. Næs previously  ...more
  • 21

    Súni Olsen

    Midfielder

    BirthplaceTórshavn, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Súni Olsen (born 7 March 1981) is a Faroese professional football midfielder who currently plays at Faroese club KÍ.  ...more
  • 22

    Atli Gregersen

    Defender

    BirthplaceTórshavn, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Atli Gregersen (born 15 June 1982) is a Faroese international footballer who plays for Víkingur as a defender. He has been capped for the Faroe Islands at senior and youth level.  ...more
  • 23

    René Tórgarð

    Goalkeeper

    BirthplaceFuglafjørður, Faroe Islands

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    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.  ...more
  • Forward, Midfielder

    BirthplaceSvendborg, Denmark

    NationalityDenmark, Faroe Islands

    Christian Lamhauge Holst (born 25 December 1981) is a retired Danish/Faroese football player and is currently working as specific coach at BK Frem. He played for the Faroe Islands national football  ...more
  • 25

    Daniel Udsen

    Midfielder

    BirthplaceAlbertslund Municipality, Denmark

    NationalityFaroe Islands

    Daniel Udsen (born 2 September 1983 ) is a former Faroese footballer of Danish descent, whose primary position is in midfield. He currently plays for amateur side FC Græsrødderne.  ...more