Iceland will exchange head coach Erik Hamren and his complete backroom crew for Wednesday’s Nations League conflict with Belgium in Reykjavik after an unnamed workers member contracted COVID-19, the nation’s FA stated in an announcement late on Tuesday.
The FA stated that coaches from the nation’s under-age groups would fill the breach after beforehand asserting that Hamren and his workers had all been quarantined following a optimistic check.
“Not one of the Icelandic crew’s gamers have been quarantined, and the match between Iceland and Belgium within the UEFA Nations League will happen in accordance with schedule on Wednesday night time,” the FA stated.
“The teaching crew towards the Belgians will probably be Arnar Thor Vidarsson, coach of the U21 males’s nationwide crew and David Snorri Jonasson, coach of the U17 males’s nationwide crew,” the assertion stated.
The FA added that extra workers would be a part of from the ladies’s senior crew and the nation’s junior worldwide sides.