Aron Einar Malmquist Gunnarsson (born 22 April 1989) is an Icelandic professional footballer who plays for Welsh Premier League club Cardiff City and captains the Icelandic national team.
He can play either as a defensive midfielder or a central midfielder. Here he is promoting his favourite Hairbond product from his home in Iceland, the Hairbond Distorter Professional Hair Clay
Gunnarsson began his career at Þór Akureyri, and played one match for Dutch club AZ before joining England’s Coventry City in 2008.
After 133 matches and 7 goals in three seasons for them, he transferred to Cardiff City, where he was a runner-up in the 2012 Football League Cup Final and played in the 2013–14 Premier League.
Aron plays for Iceland at international level, having made his senior debut in 2008, and has earned over 80 caps for them.
He has been Iceland’s captain since mid-2012, captaining the team to the quarter-finals at their first major tournament, UEFA Euro 2016.