Jaroslav Borovička

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Jaroslav Borovička
Personal information
Date of birth (1931-11-26)26 November 1931
Place of birth Prague, Czechoslovakia
Date of death 29 December 1992(1992-12-29) (aged 61)
Position(s) Striker
Youth career
0000–1950 SK Michle
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1950–1952 Spartak Sokolovo
1952–1963 Dukla Prague 266 (77)
VŽKG Vítkovice
Spartak BS Vlašim
International career
1953–1961 Czechoslovakia 21 (2)
Medal record
Men's football
Representing  Czechoslovakia
FIFA World Cup
Runner-up 1962 Chile
*Club domestic league appearances and goals

Jaroslav Borovička (26 January 1931 – 29 December 1992) was a former Czech football player.

During his club career he played for Dukla Prague.[1] He earned 21 caps for the Czechoslovakia national football team,[2] and was part of the second-placed team at the 1962 FIFA World Cup, and also played in the 1958 FIFA World Cup.

He won the Czechoslovak First League with Dukla six times, and the Czechoslovak Cup in 1961.


  1. ^ Profile at Hall of Fame Dukla Praha website
  2. ^ "Profile at ČMFS website". Archived from the original on 13 April 2014. Retrieved 17 February 2008.