Jan Fiala

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Jan Fiala
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Jan Fiala (2012)
Personal information
Date of birth (1956-05-19) 19 May 1956 (age 62)
Place of birth Slatinice, Czechoslovakia
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Defender
Youth career
0000–1972 SK Slatinice
1972–1975 Strojírny Uničov
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1975–1987 Dukla Prague 310 (2)
1987–1988 Le Havre AC 28 (0)
1988–1991 FC Bourges
National team
1977–1987 Czechoslovakia 58 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Jan Fiala (born 19 May 1956 in Slatinice) is a Czech former football player.

He played 58 matches for the Czechoslovakia national football team, for which he scored one goal.[1] He was a member of the bronze team in the 1980 UEFA European Football Championship even if he didn't play a single match. He was a participant in the 1982 FIFA World Cup, where he played all three matches.

Fiala played his whole career in Czechoslovakia for Dukla Prague. He played for them 310 league matches and won the Czechoslovak First League in 1977, 1979 and 1982. In 1982, he was also voted the Czechoslovak Footballer of the Year.[2] He then played for Le Havre AC from 1987 to 1988.


  1. ^ Jan Fiala at FAČR (in Czech). Retrieved 17 June 2013.
  2. ^ Hall of Fame Dukla Praha profile Archived 27 June 2010 at the Wayback Machine.