Prolific footballer player, Hannes Þór Halldórsson currently plays as a goalkeeper for Danish professional football team, Randers FC, and Iceland national team. He is elected as player of the match for his remarkable performances in the game on June 16, 2018. He saved the penalty kick of Lionel Messi in Iceland's first World Cup match that ended a 1–1 draw.Early Life (Childhood)
Halldórsson was born on 27 April 1984 in Reykjavík, Iceland. He is of Icelandic nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. At the age of 18, he started playing with Icelandic football club, Leiknir.Interesting Facts
Halldórsson penned a three-year contract with Randers FC, on 15 July 2016. Previously, he played for Bodø/Glimt, on loan from NEC. Halldórsson might earn about €350,000 from his current club. The football career is not only the source of the earning from him.He Halldórsson is also a director and is popular for the direction of Coca-cola ad for the market of his country and World Cup. The ad is said to be the most expensive ad produced in Iceland and might have earned him a huge amount.Personal Life
Halldórsson married his long-term girlfriend, Halla Jónsdóttir after having an affair in 2013. The couple started seeing in 2011, and they got engaged in 2012. Currently, the couple has two adorable children, a son, and a daughter. Aside from his professional career, he loves traveling and often seen hanging out with friends.Achievement
As a successful footballer, Halldórsson might have won numerous awards, but more than that, he has massive of fans and followers from around the world.Rumor
Any kind of rumor and controversy has not affected his professional as well as personal life.