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, Dan. Færøerne, Faeroese Føroyar, group of volcanic islands (2015 est. pop. 49,000), 540 sq mi (1,399 sq km), Denmark, in the N Atlantic, between Iceland and the Shetland Islands.
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Switzerland, Hungary, Faroe Isles, Latvia, Andorra.
Northern Ireland beat the Faroe Isles - which admittedly was a competitive game, but Scotland also managed to get themselves up for it to beat Denmark.
The Faroe Isles and Kazakhstan should be cannon-fodder for their opponents.
Yet Martin Jol's Fulham have already been traipsing around Europe for a month, from the Faroe Isles to split in Croatia, via the seaview stadium in Belfast where Crusaders play.
According to the figures compiled by a foreign football expert, Wales and the Faroe Isles are placed neck and neck in the seedings battle.
Once Ireland kick off their World Cup qualifying campaign in September they will face trips to France, Switzerland, Israel, Cyprus and the Faroe Isles in the year that follows.
The Republic have a tough group which includes European champions France as well as Switzerland, Israel, Cyprus and the Faroe Isles.
Not an obvious choice but the Faroe Isles offer an abundance of wildlife with Mother Nature at her most dramatic -yet they're just a short flight from Aberdeen or Stansted.
It is the first time a nation has gone from the bottom to the top in the space of one tournament, having been ranked lower than even the Faroe Isles last time out.
Meanwhile, out of favour Shane Ferguson starred for Northern Ireland in their 2-0 win over the Faroe Isles - but revealed he is prepared to go out on loan to keep his international prospects alive.
Ahmed made an amazing start when he held International Master John Rodgaard from Faroe Isles having the FIDE ranking of 2361 to draw in his first round match.
A superb itinerary giving the chance not only to visit and circumnavigate the stunning 'Land of Fire and Ice' and its wonderful capital Reykjavik, but also to call at the Orkney, Shetland and Faroe Isles, remote outposts of Denmark and the UK.