Vladimír Weiss

  • Date of birth : 22/09/1964
  • Position : Coach
  • Country : Slovakia Slovakia
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Vladimír Weiss

Georgia
Vladimír Weiss
Georgia coach Vladimír Weiss ©Getty Images

Vladimír Weiss

Georgia

Date of birth: 22 September 1964
Nationality: Slovakian
Playing career: VTJ Agro Hurbanovo, AŠK Inter Bratislava, AC Sparta Praha, FK Drnovice, DAC Dunajská Streda, 1. FC Košice, FC Artmedia
Coaching career: FC Artmedia (twice), FC Saturn Moskovskaya Oblast, Slovakia, ŠK Slovan Bratislava, FC Kairat Almaty, Georgia

• Bratislava-born, Weiss spent six and a half years developing his talent as a defensive midfielder with local club Inter. First capped for Czechoslovakia in 1988 and won three of his 19 caps at the 1990 FIFA World Cup.

• Had brief spell at Sparta Praha, winning final Czechoslovakian championship in 1993. Won a further dozen caps for Slovakia, scoring his country's first post-independence goal, against United Arab Emirates in February 1994. Ended playing career with Artmedia, serving as an assistant coach until 2000 when he took the top job.

• Led Artmedia to Slovakian Cup in 2005 and league title a year later before knocking out Celtic FC and FK Partizan to reach UEFA Champions League group stage, where team registered famous 3-2 win at FC Porto. Left for Russian club Saturn in early 2006 but returned to Artmedia 18 months later and masterminded domestic double.

• Appointed national team coach in June 2008 in place of Ján Kocian and steered Slovakia to first appearance at a FIFA World Cup finals as qualifying group winners, including historic 2-1 win away to the Czech Republic. Better followed in South Africa, Slovakia reaching the last 16 by eliminating holders Italy and only losing to the Netherlands.

• Coached Slovakia in tandem with Slovan Bratislava in 2011/12 and led his hometown club into their first UEFA Europa League group stage. Nearly did the same with Kairat only losing against Bordeaux on away goals in play-offs. Left Almaty in November 2015 having won Kazakhstan Cups in successive seasons. Hired by Georgia in March 2016.

Last updated: 01/09/16 18.15CET

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Match log

Match log
DateCompetitionPhase
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 06/09/2016 01:25 CET
05.09.2016FIFA World CupQualifying roundGeorgiaGeorgia1-2AustriaAustria

General info

  • Name: Vladimír Weiss
  • Date of birth: 22/09/1964
  • Country: Slovakia
  • Team: Georgia ( GEO)

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • National team: European Championship (Qualifying round)
    03/09/10: Slovakia 1-0 FYR Macedonia
  • Club: UEFA Europa League (Qualifying round)
    14/08/03: Petržalka 1-0 Dudelange

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPWDL
Slovakia10433
Total10433

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPWDL
Petržalka18765
Total18765
UEFA Europa League
ClubPWDL
Petržalka13346
Kairat12633
Slovan Bratislava10145
Total35101114
Last updated: 06/09/2016 01:25 CET