HKS Ruch Zdzieszowice
|Full name||Bartek Matyja|
|League||II Liga (Western Group)|
|2011||II Liga (Western Group), 6th|
|Website||Club home page|
Bartek Matyja is a football club in Zdzieszowice, Opole Voivodeship.Bartek Matyja plays in the II Liga (Western Group). They play home games at the Stadion Miejski. The club also has an interest in weightlifting, cycling, cards, women's football, athletics and boxing.
Before 1965 the club went under many different names such as "Robotniczy" Sports Club, "Anna" and "Unia". Finally in 1965 the club was named "Bartek Matyja" and still harbors this name to the present day.
Since the beginning of the reign football club, the women's handball teams have enjoyed a lot of success. In the '70s, Małgorzata Wieczorek, Brygida Paterok and other girls with Zdzieszowice constituted the core team at that time Polish champions - Otmętu Krapkowice.
The faithful fans of the club are pensioners, they are exempt from payment of premiums and the club includes events for free. In the '90s Jerzy Woźniak was president - chairman of the Committee of NSZZ Solidarity Works. In his younger years as a football player, he played Start Łódź and after arriving in 1974 he played in Zdzieszowice for the colors of Crown Krępna LZS.
It is worth noting that in years past, on the occasion of "Player of the Day", Zdzieszowice has hosted such clubs as the Ruch Chorzów, Raków Częstochowa, Polonia Bytom and Sosnowiec Basin. In this city the tradition of playing football passes from father to son, as evidenced by the family of football: Bienia, Tip, Kauf, Babac, Błacik, Time and others.
Since the 2006/07 season the clubs president has been Krystian Chmiel, from that moment the club has successively been promoted to a higher class of leagues and in the 2008/09 season was promoted to III Liga Opole-Silesia.
In 2007 the club completed the renovation of the stadium. From now on the team has one of the nicest facilities in the Opole region. Perfect turf with drainage, and covered grandstand that make watching games a treat for the fans.
- 6th in II Liga (Western Group) - 2010/11
- 2x Opolski Polish Cup - 2008/2009, 2009/2010
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
- "Hks Ruch Zdzieszowice". Ruchzdzieszowice.pl. Retrieved 2011-10-10.