Fylkir is an athletic club in Árbær, in the eastern part of Reykjavík, the capital of Iceland. The Fylkir official home kit is combined of a jersey, black shorts. The away kit is combined of a jersey and shorts. The original kit is combined of a white and blue shirt, white shorts, Fylkir was founded in 1967 on May 28 in a newly established suburb of Reykjavik, Árbær, by young and enthusiastic footballers who wanted to train and play football in their own neighbourhood. From the start, the club has emphasized the importance of youth development, the original name of the club was KSÁ, the name was considered inconvenient and thus after a member vote, it was changed to Fylkir. The senior team took first part in a competition in 1972. That was not enough to for Fylkir to gain promotion and for five years the team played in Division Three. All these years Fylkir was on the edge of promotion but it was not until 1977 that the dream came true, Fylkir earned a promotion to the 2. Division after a historical Third Division Final in which Fylkir had to field its B-team because the majority of the starting eleven had gone to Spain on a long before pre-paid holiday.
The next six years, Fylkir played in Division Two, only once being close to gaining promotion, the next time Fylkir earned a promotion to Division One was in 1993, but just as in 1989 the team became ninth and was relegated. In 1996, history reapeted itself for the third successive time, in the year 1999, Fylkir was promoted to the top league – now called the Premier League – for the fourth time. The following year of 2000 Fylkir was only two points winning the league, in its first year after promotion. The second place earned the club its first games in a European competition, in 2001, Fylkir won the Icelandic Cup for the first time, but finished fifth in the Premier League after leading the competition for the first two thirds of it. In the UEFA cup, Fylkir won Pogoń Szczecin from Poland 2–1 in the clubs first European game, in Poland, Fylkir equalized in the last minute of the game to the euphoria of its 200 dedicated supporters who had travelled to Poland to support their team. 3–2 in aggregate and Fylkir were through to the second Qualifying Round, the opponents, Roda JC Kerkrade from the Netherlands, proved to be stronger than the Poles.
Roda won the first game in the Netherlands, 3–0, a game in which played a side role as it took place September 11. In Iceland, Fylkir scored the first goal, but the Dutch side the three, ending the European adventure for Fylkir. The Cup victory in 2001 earned Fylkir a spot in the UEFA cup for the successive year
They won the promotion from the 1. Stjarnan won the Úrvalsdeild for the first time in 2014, the association was founded in 1960. The mens division played in 1997 in the first Icelandic League, in 2008 mens reached the summit and thus to play in Úrvalsdeild since 2009. As of 5 January 2016 Note, Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules, players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality. Olafur Thor Gudbjörnsson Bjarni Jóhannsson Logi Ólafsson Rúnar Páll Sigmundsson The Stjarnan Women play in Icelands top division, in 2011 the team won the championship two weeks before the end. The team reached the final of the Icelandic Womens Cup in 1993 and 2010, losing 1–3, the team won the cup eventually in 2012 with a 1–0 win over Valur. In 2013 they won their league title, winning every single game that season thus not dropping a single point
Knattspyrnufélagið Valur is an Icelandic athletic club based in Reykjavík, Iceland. The club is situated close to the city centre, in the east side of town, the club was originally formed as part of the local YMCA to play association football, but incorporated handball and basketball. The club has won national and cup titles amongst both men and women in the three biggest local ball sports, football and basketball. Valurs handball section reached the EHF Champions League final in 1980 and it has won the Icelandic league 22 times, more than any other N1 deildin team. The club was founded on 11th May 1911, as a subdivision of KFUM, that year its name was changed to Valur, which is an Icelandic word for gyrfalcon. In 1930 the club won its first national title, and it has been amongst the best football teams in the country ever since, in 1939 Valur bought the farmland of Hlíðarendi which retains its name even today, where they now have a football field and an indoor arena. Originally Valur played only football, but around 1940 the club got involved in more sports and they won their first national handball title in 1940, and reached the final of the EHF Champions League in 1980.
In the post-war era, a handball division was started at Valur. In 1970, Körfuknattleiksfélag Reykjavíkur joined Valur and became their basketball division, the grounds at Hlíðarendi were completely renovated in the years between 2004 and 2007. Valur currently play their games at Valsvöllur and the handball games in the Valshöllin. The football pitch was used for the first time in the 2008 season, in June 2007 the club signed a 5-year sponsorship deal with Vodafone. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality, Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality