Marek Špilár

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Marek Špilár
Personal information
Full name Marek Špilár
Date of birth 11 February 1975
Place of birth Stropkov, Czechoslovakia
Date of death 7 September 2013(2013-09-07) (aged 38)
Place of death Prešov, Slovakia
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 12 in)
Playing position Defender
Youth career
1984–1994 MŠK Tesla Stropkov
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1994–1995 Petra Drnovice 2 (0)
1995–1997 Tatran Prešov 53 (6)
1997–2000 1. FC Košice 75 (3)
2000–2001 Baník Ostrava 30 (0)
2001–2002 Sigma Olomouc 8 (0)
2003–2005 Club Brugge 32 (0)
2006–2007 Nagoya Grampus 24 (1)
National team
1995–1997 Slovakia U-21 10 (0)
1997–2002 Slovakia 30 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 May 2010.
† Appearances (Goals).

Marek Špilár (11 February 1975 – 7 September 2013) was a Slovak football player. He won a national league title with MFK Košice in Slovakia as well as two in Belgium with Club Brugge KV. He also played club football in the Czech Republic and Japan.[1]

Špilár was capped 30 times for the Slovak national team from 1997 to 2002.[2]

Špilár died in September 2013 at the age of 38 when he committed suicide by jumping out of a fifth-floor flat window in the city of Prešov.[3]

Club career statistics[edit]

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Club performance League
Season Club League Apps Goals
Czech Republic League
1993/94 Petra Drnovice Gambrinus liga 1 0
1994/95 1 0
Slovakia League
1995/96 Tatran Prešov Superliga 27 0
1996/97 26 6
1997/98 Košice Superliga 25 0
1998/99 25 0
1999/00 25 3
Czech Republic League
2000/01 Baník Ostrava Gambrinus liga 23 0
2001/02 7 0
2001/02 Sigma Olomouc Gambrinus liga 8 0
Belgium League
2002/03 Brugge First Division 6 0
2003/04 8 0
2004/05 5 0
2005/06 12 0
Japan League
2006 Nagoya Grampus Eight J. League 1 21 1
2007 3 0
Country Czech Republic 40 0
Slovakia 128 9
Belgium 31 0
Japan 24 1
Total 223 10

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Slovak football mourning Marek Špilár". UEFA. 8 September 2013. Retrieved 19 September 2013. =
  2. ^ Mamrud, Roberto (2009-12-11). "Slovakia - Record International Players". RSSSF. 
  3. ^ "Ex-Slovak international Marek Spilar commits suicide". AFP. 9 September 2013. Retrieved 19 September 2013. 
  4. ^ Marek Špilár at National-Football-Teams.com