Football Association of the Czech Republic

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Football Association of the Czech Republic
UEFA
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Founded 1901 (Bohemia)
FIFA affiliation 1907 (Bohemia)
UEFA affiliation 1954 (Czechoslovakia)
President Miroslav Pelta
Website https://facr.fotbal.cz/

The Football Association of the Czech Republic (Czech: Fotbalová asociace České republiky; FAČR) or colloquially the Czech Football Association is the governing body of football in the Czech Republic, based in Prague. It organizes the lower-level league competitions in the country (the professional Czech First League and Czech Second League are organized independently), the Czech Cup, and the Czech Republic national football team.

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First predecessor were established as Bohemian Football Union in 1901 in Austro-Hungarian constituency Kingdom of Bohemia. From 1922 to 1993, during the existence of Czechoslovakia, the association was known as the Czechoslovak Football Association (Czech: Československá asociace fotbalová; ČSAF) and controlled the Czechoslovakia national football team. After the partition of Czechoslovakia the association took the name Bohemian-Moravian Football Union (Českomoravský fotbalový svaz; ČMFS) until June 2011.

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