|Date of birth||1 March 1951|
|Place of birth||Ostrava, Czechoslovakia|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
|Olympic medal record|
|1980 Moscow||Team Competition|
Zdeněk Rygel (born 1 March 1951 in Ostrava) is a former football player from Czechoslovakia. He was a member of the national team that won the gold medal at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. Rygel obtained a total number of four caps for his native country, between 1974-04-27 and 1975-06-07.
He played for Baník Ostrava and contributed to the best period in the history of the club. During his years as a player of the club, Baník won the Czechoslovak First League in 1976, 1980 and 1981. Baník also won the Czechoslovak Cup in 1978.
- "Rygel se chce z Neratovic odrazit do první ligy" (in Czech). idnes.cz. 26 March 2003. Retrieved 23 January 2012.
- Zdeněk Rygel at FAČR (in Czech)
- Zdeněk Rygel slaví životní jubileum at official website of Baník Ostrava
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