Þóra Björg Helgadóttir

Þóra Björg Helgadóttir (born 5 May 1981) is an Icelandic footballer. The goalkeeper is the Swedish association LDB FC Malmö under contract and plays for the Icelandic national team.

Þóra played in the 2001 season for Breiðablik Kópavogur first time in the island's first league and her crew won the championship. In the seasons 2002 and 2003 Þóra was active for KR Reykjavík and could again in two years to win the championship. After she played in the 2004 season for the Norwegian club Kolbotn IL, she returned for the seasons 2005 and 2006 back to Breiðablik and in 2005 was the first time win the league and cup double. After half a year at the Belgian club Oud -Heverlee Leuven played in 2007 for the Swedish Club LDB FC Malmö and then moved to RSC Anderlecht. In the 2009 season Þóra played again for Kolbotn IL and returned for the 2010 season back to Malmö.

Her debut in the Icelandic national team they were on 10 May 1998 in a game against the United States. She participated in the 2009 European Championship. So far Þóra played 94 times for Iceland. Þóra Björg Helgadóttir is the younger sister of Ásthildur Helgadóttir, the long years Mannschaftskapitänin the Icelandic selection was.

In 2012 she was voted the best goalkeeper in Sweden.

On March 7, 2014, it made ​​the 2-1 victory in the framework of the Algarve Cup in 2014 as the third Icelander her 100th international game.

de