Iceland’s final Euro 2016 Viking chant is mesmerising

They may have lost to hosts France 5-2 in the quarter-finals, but Iceland have won many, many new fans

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Iceland’s phenomenal Euro 2016 run came to an end last night and they finished the whole thing off with their famous Viking chant. 

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Having sent England out of the tournament there was a definite fear that they could do the same to the hosts, but it wasn’t to be. A 5 – 2 defeat leaves France still in the tournament, while Iceland head home. 

But while Iceland leave, their success in this year’s tournament will live on, as will their echoing chant. 

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Here, for the final time in the tournament, are the fans and players roaring together: