Jiří Tichý

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Jiří Tichý
Jiří Tichý 1962b.jpg
Jiří Tichý in 1962
Personal information
Date of birth (1933-12-06)6 December 1933
Place of birth Jeneč, Czechoslovakia
Date of death 26 August 2016(2016-08-26) (aged 82)
Place of death Podivín, Czech Republic
Height 178 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1954–1963 CH Bratislava
1963–1969 Sparta Prague
National team
1957–1964 Czechoslovakia 19 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Jiří Tichý (6 December 1933 – 26 August 2016) was a Czech football player.

During his club career he played for CH Bratislava and Sparta Prague. Tichý won three championship titles with Sparta. He earned 19 caps for the Czechoslovakia national football team, and was part of the second-placed team at the 1962 FIFA World Cup.