Striker who has gained fame for his international club career, including for FC Rostov of the Russian Premier League beginning in 2018. He previously played for Maccabi Tel Aviv FC between 2016-2018, and finished as the Israeli Premier League's top scorer in 2017.
He made his pro soccer debut in 2006 for Selfoss. He was 16-years-old at the time.
He finished as the Eliteserien top goal scorer in 2013-2014 while playing for Vålerenga. He won the 2017-2018 Toto Cup with Maccabi Tel Aviv FC.
He was originally born and raised in Selfoss, Iceland.
He and Alfred Finnbogason have played as forward teammates for Iceland's senior national soccer squad.