Zdeněk Svoboda

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Zdeněk Svoboda
Personal information
Full name Zdeněk Svoboda
Date of birth (1972-05-20) 20 May 1972 (age 46)
Place of birth Brno, Czechoslovakia
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1989–1990 1. FC Brno 15 (2)
1991–1992 Dukla Prague 23 (2)
1992–1993 1. FC Brno 15 (1)
1993–2002 AC Sparta Prague 168 (20)
2002–2005 K.V.C. Westerlo 22 (1)
2005–2006 BV Cloppenburg 13 (1)
2006–2007 Sliema Wanderers 12 (2)
National team
1996–1997 Czech Republic 9 (0)
Teams managed
2009–2012 Sparta Prague B
2012–2017 AC Sparta Prague (assistant)
2014–2016 Czech Republic (assistant)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 9 August 2008
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 9 August 2008

Zdeněk Svoboda (born 20 May 1972 in Brno, Czechoslovakia) is a former professional footballer who played for a number of clubs, most significantly for AC Sparta Prague in the Gambrinus liga.

Playing career[edit]

Throughout his career, Svoboda played as a midfielder and will be mainly remembered by fans of Sparta Prague, where he spent nine seasons and made over 150 appearances.

International career[edit]

Czech Republic[edit]

On the national level Svoboda played for his home nation of Czech Republic where he gained nine caps but failed to score for the national team.

Management career[edit]

In July 2009, Svoboda took up his first coaching role as head coach for the Sparta Prague B team.[1]


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