Slovakia men's national water polo team

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Slovakia
Association Slovak Water Polo Union
Confederation LEN (Europe)
Head coach Antonio Esteller
Asst coach Róbert Kaid]
Captain Juraj Zaťovič
Top scorer Karol Bačo
Home stadium VPC Nováky
FINA code SVK
Olympic Games
Appearances 1 (first in 2000)
Best result 12th place (2000)
World Championships
Appearances 3 (first in 1998)
Best result 8th place (2003)
European Championship
Appearances 8 (first in 1997)
Best result 7th (2003)

The Slovakia men's national water polo team is the representative for Slovakia in international men's water polo. The guverning body is Slovak Water polo Union (Slovenský zväz vodného póla).

Results[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

  • 2000 — 12th place

World Championship[edit]

  • 1998 — 10th place
  • 2001 — 11th place
  • 2003 — 8th place

European Water Polo Championship[edit]

Team[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The squad for the 2016 European Water Polo Championship.

No. Name Date of birth Position L/R Height Weight Club
1 Kozmér, LukášLukáš Kozmér 6 December 1993 Goalkeeper R 196 cm (6 ft 5 in) 88 kg (194 lb) France Olympic Nice
2 Faměra, MartinMartin Faměra 4 November 1988 Centre Forward R 200 cm (6 ft 7 in) 105 kg (231 lb) Spain Barceloneta
3 Zaťovič, JurajJuraj Zaťovič (c) 22 October 1982 Centre Forward R 192 cm (6 ft 4 in) 98 kg (216 lb) Slovakia KVP Nováky
4 Hrošík, JozefJozef Hrošík 26 March 1981 186 cm (6 ft 1 in) 96 kg (212 lb)
5 Ďurík, LukášLukáš Ďurík 2 December 1992 Point R 198 cm (6 ft 6 in) 111 kg (245 lb) Spain Real Canoe
6 Baláž, SamuelSamuel Baláž 5 January 1994 Centre Forward R 184 cm (6 ft 0 in) 88 kg (194 lb) Spain Sant Andreu
7 Seman, LukášLukáš Seman 6 October 1987 Point R 204 cm (6 ft 8 in) 127 kg (280 lb) Hungary Szeged
8 Tkáč, MarosMaros Tkáč 13 July 1996 Wing R 189 cm (6 ft 2 in) 90 kg (200 lb) Croatia VK Primorje
9 Bielik, TomášTomáš Bielik 19 November 1993 Wing R 188 cm (6 ft 2 in) 90 kg (200 lb) Slovakia Slávia UK Bratislava
10 Polovic, KristiánKristián Polovic 19 March 1992 Wing L 196 cm (6 ft 5 in) 108 kg (238 lb) Hungary Kaposvár
11 Kolárik, MartinMartin Kolárik 18 March 1986 Wing R 194 cm (6 ft 4 in) 100 kg (220 lb) Hungary TVSE Tatabanya
12 Brúder, TomášTomáš Brúder 7 September 1979 Centre Forward R 190 cm (6 ft 3 in) 95 kg (209 lb) Spain Sant Andreu
13 Gogola, MichalMichal Gogola 30 May 1980 Goalkeeper R 185 cm (6 ft 1 in) 96 kg (212 lb) Slovakia KVP Nováky
Head coach: Spain Antonio Esteller

Notable players[edit]

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