Successes in Sweden
After several spells in Iceland and making his Champions League debut in 2012, Viggósdóttir moved to the Swedish Damallsvenskan in 2015. There, the defense first played for Eskilstuna United for two years before joining FC Rosengård in 2017, historic champion of Sweden. They won the cup with the Scandinavians in 2017 and 2018 and the league championship in 2019. Viggósdóttir also faced FC Bayern in the last edition of the Champions League quarter-finals in both games, but was defeated twice ( 3-0, 0-1). Now she puts on the red shirt herself.
Rech: “Very good at building the game”
“We are happy to have found Glódís, a player with international experience, for FC Bayern. She is a physically strong player and very good at building the game,” said Bianca Rech, FC Bayern women’s sports director, about the new signing of Iceland. After winning the league championship and reaching the Cup and UWCL semi-finals, the Muniques are also aiming high next season, which should also be achieved with the help of the new additions: “To master the match load and the challenges of next season, we need a qualitatively good and broad squad. “
In addition to Viggósdóttir, Sofia Jakobsson also joined: