|Full name||Karel Jarolím|
|Date of birth||23 August 1956|
|Place of birth||Čáslav, Czechoslovakia|
|Czech Republic (manager)|
|1965–1971||TJ Spartak Třemošnice|
|1971||TJ Spartak Žleby|
|1971||TJ VCHZ Pardubice|
|1994–1995||FC Bohemians Praha||23||(10)|
|2001–2003||Racing Strasbourg (Assistant)|
|2003–2005||1. FC Slovácko|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Karel Jarolím (born 23 August 1956) is a Czech football coach and former Czechoslovakia international footballer. As a player, he played as a midfielder and made 275 appearances in the Czechoslovak First League.
Jarolím was the coach of Czech football team Slavia Prague. He has been the coach of Slavia three times: In the 2000/2001 season, from 2005 to 2010, and for a he returned for a few games in 2010.
He has also been the coach of Al-Ahli (Jeddah) in Saudi Professional League. He is one of the most successful coaches in the Saudi league for the current season. Al-Ahli is the team with the most goals in season 2011–12 and the second team with the least conceding goals. Also, Al-Ahli (Jeddah) were runners-up in 2012 AFC Champions League final. In May 2013, he signed with Al Wahda Club for renewable season. He returned to the Czech Republic in January 2014, signing with FK Mladá Boleslav. On 15 July 2016, Jarolím was hired as manager of Czech Republic national football team. He was sacked on 11 September 2018 after a defat 5:1 with Russia a day earlier, the highest defeat in the history of the Czech Republic national team.
As a player
- Dukla Prague
- Czechoslovak First League: 1978–79.
- Slavia Prague
- Intercup: 1986, 1992.
- FC Slovácko
- SK Slavia Prague
- ŠK Slovan Bratislava
- King Cup of Champions: 2012
- Saudi Professional League Runners-Up: 2011–12
- AFC Champions League Runners-Up: 2012
- FK Mladá Boleslav
- As of 10 September 2018
|Slavia Prague||13 April 2005||30 March 2010||214||101||60||53||321||217||+104||47.20|
|Slavia Prague||1 June 2010||29 September 2010||11||3||4||4||11||15||−4||27.27|
|Slovan Bratislava||13 October 2010||5 August 2011||35||21||11||3||62||26||+36||60.00|
|Mladá Boleslav||3 January 2014||9 August 2016||101||52||23||26||176||114||+62||51.49|
|Czech Republic||1 August 2016||Present||22||10||4||8||35||28||+7||45.45|
- Jeřábek, Luboš (2007). Český a československý fotbal – lexikon osobností a klubů (in Czech). Prague, Czech Republic: Grada Publishing. p. 77. ISBN 978-80-247-1656-5.
- "Boleslav povede Karel Jarolím" (in Czech). denik.cz. 3 January 2014. Retrieved 10 May 2014.
- Jarolím u fotbalové reprezentace končí. Přijde Šilhavý, či Lavička? at iDNES.cz, 11 September 2018.