1. deild karla (football)

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1. deild karla
Founded1997
1955 (as 2. deild karla)
Country Iceland
Number of teams12
Level on pyramid2
Promotion toÚrvalsdeild karla
Relegation to2. deild karla
Domestic cup(s)Bikarkeppni karla
Deildabikar
Current championsÍA Akranes
(3rd title)
(2017)
Most championshipsBreiðablik (6 titles)
WebsiteKSÍ.is
2018

1. deild karla, known as Inkasso-deild karla (English: The Inkasso League) for sponsorship reasons, is a football league in Iceland. It is the second division in the Icelandic football league system. The league was founded in 1955 and current champions are ÍA. The league was expanded to 12 teams for the 2007 season, after having only 10 teams for many years. Since 2008 the top three divisions have all had 12 teams.

Current clubs (2019)[edit]

Team Location Stadium 2018 season
Fram Reykjavík (Háaleiti/Grafarholt) Framvöllur - Úlfarsárdal 9th
Haukar Hafnarfjörður Ásvellir 8th
Keflavík Reykjanesbær (Keflavík) Keflavíkurvöllur Úrvalsdeild, 12th
Fjölnir Reykjavík (Grafarvogur) Extra völlurinn Úrvalsdeild, 11th
Grótta Seltjarnarnes Vivaldivöllurinn 2. deild, 2nd
Leiknir R. Reykjavík (Breiðholt) Leiknisvöllur 5th
Magni Grenivík Grenivíkurvöllur 10th
Njarðvík Reykjanesbær (Njarðvík) Njarðtaksvöllurinn 6th
Afturelding Mosfellsbær Varmárvöllur 2. deild, 1st
Víkingur Ó. Ólafsvík Ólafsvíkurvöllur 4th
Þróttur Reykjavík Reykjavík (Laugardalur) Valbjarnarvöllur 5th
Þór Akureyri Þórsvöllur 3rd

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Championship History[edit]

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