FK Varnsdorf

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FK Varnsdorf
SK Slovan Varnsdorf logo.png
Full name Fotbalový klub Varnsdorf a.s.
Nickname(s)  –
Founded 1938
Ground Městský stadion v Kotlině
Varnsdorf
Ground Capacity 5,000 (900 Seated)
Manager Roman Veselý
League Czech 2. Liga
2015–16 9th
Website www.fkvarnsdorf.cz

FK Varnsdorf is a Czech football club located in Varnsdorf, Czech Republic. On 25 June, 2010, the club was promoted to the second tier of the Czech football league system, despite finishing only 6th in the previous season's ČFL. This was due to FK Bohemians Praha (Střížkov) not being awarded a license for the second tier for the 2010–2011 season, and the teams from ČFL in positions 2–5 refusing the chance to play in the next league.[1] It currently plays in the Czech 2. Liga. In 2011 the club changed its name from SK Slovan Varnsdorf to FK Varnsdorf.[2]

The team's biggest success in recent history was finishing 2nd in the 2014–15 Czech National Football League and earning promotion to the Czech First League for the first time in club history. However, they forfeited the promotion due to their stadium Městský stadion v Kotlině failing to meet league requirements.[3]

Historical names[edit]

  • 1938 SK Hraničáři Varnsdorf
  • 194? Sokol Elite Varnsdorf
  • 1953 DSO Jiskra Varnsdorf (after merger with Sokol Velveta Varnsdorf)
  • 1957 TJ Slovan Varnsdorf (after merger with TJ Spartak Varnsdorf)
  • 1996 SK Slovan Varnsdorf
  • 2011 FK Varnsdorf [2]

Players[edit]

Current squad[edit]

As of 26 March, 2017.[4]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Czech Republic GK Miroslav Samoel
2 Czech Republic DF Adam Beránek
3 Czech Republic DF Petr Zieris
4 Czech Republic MF Vojtěch Novotný
5 Czech Republic DF Jan Filip
6 Bosnia and Herzegovina MF Bojan Dordič
7 Czech Republic FW Daniel Kozma
8 Czech Republic MF Ondřej Bláha
9 Czech Republic DF Jan Neuberg
10 Czech Republic FW Oskar Fotr
11 Republic of Macedonia MF Fahrudin Đurđević
No. Position Player
12 Czech Republic DF Michal Bílek
14 Czech Republic DF Karel Knejzlík
15 Czech Republic MF Nikolas Daníček
16 Czech Republic MF Daniel Richter
17 Czech Republic DF Kristián Zbrožek
18 Scotland DF Gary Cennerazzo
19 Ukraine MF Pavlo Rudnytskyy
20 Czech Republic DF David Lischka
21 Czech Republic FW Patrik Švantner
22 Czech Republic MF Matěj Končal
28 Czech Republic GK Radek Porcal

Notable former players[edit]

For all players with a Wikipedia article, see Category:FK Varnsdorf players

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