Karel Vácha

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Karel Vácha
Personal information
Date of birth (1970-08-02) 2 August 1970 (age 44)
Place of birth Czechoslovakia
Playing position Forward
Youth career
Hluboká nad Vltavou
České Budějovice
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1996–1998 Slavia Prague
1998–2000 FC Tirol Innsbruck 31 (5)
2000–2003 České Budějovice
2003 Artmedia Petržalka
National team
1997 Czech Republic 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Karel Vácha (born 2 August 1970) is a Czech former football player, who played most notably for České Budějovice and Slavia Prague.[1] He made 237 appearances in the Gambrinus liga and its predecessor, scoring 74 goals. He scored four goals in the 1997–98 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup with Slavia. He made one appearance for the Czech Republic, playing against the Faroe Islands on 6 September 1997.

Playing career[edit]

Vácha was captain of the Budějovice side.[2]

In 2003 he moved to Slovak club Artmedia Petržalka, where he scored twice on his debut in a 3–0 win against Košice.[3]

Later career[edit]

Vácha was appointed assistant coach to manager František Straka at České Budějovice in 2007.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Profile at iDNES.cz
  2. ^ "Vácha odejde hrát slovenskou ligu" (in Czech). idnes.cz. 3 December 2002. Retrieved 22 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Vácha dal Košicím dvě branky" (in Czech). idnes.cz. 3 March 2003. Retrieved 22 January 2012. 
  4. ^ "Karel Vácha bude asistentem trenéra Českých Budějovic" (in Czech). Hospodářské noviny. 22 December 2007. Retrieved 22 January 2012. 

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