Former Liverpool, Man City keeper James heads to Iceland

Veteran English goalkeeper David James is on the verge of joining Icelandic club IBV.

Veteran English goalkeeper David James is on the verge of joining Icelandic club IBV.

The 42-year old recently finished up with Bournemouth but will now move to Iceland to become a playing coach under former Portsmouth teammate Herman Hreidarsson.

The former Liverpool, Aston Villa, Manchester City and West Ham United gloveman is hoping to kickstart his IBV career with a charity match against cash-strapped Pompey.

"I am going to sign for #ibv in Iceland today,” he wrote on Twitter.

“My role is as player/coach, alongside Herman. We are both very excited about the journey ahead.

"I am also looking forward to playing for #ibv in the match at Fratton Park,16th April. Lets hope the club is sorted, sharpish! #pup."

 
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