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Team profile: Czech Republic

Published: Tuesday 1 November 2016, 15.23CET
Team profile: Czech Republic
Czech Republic celebrate ©Jan Tauber
Published: Tuesday 1 November 2016, 15.23CET

Team profile: Czech Republic

Czech Republic

Previous final tournaments: 6 (plus three as Czechoslovakia)
U21 best: winners – 2002
How they qualified: Group 1 winners
Top scorer in qualifying: Patrik Schick (10)
Did you know? Czech Republic hosted the 2015 finals and exited at the group stage.

Tournament record
2015: group stage
2013:
play-offs
2011: fourth place
2009: did not qualify
2007: group stage
2006: play-offs
2004: play-offs
2002: winners
2000: runners-up
1998: did not qualify
1996: quarter-finals
1994: quarter-finals (as Czechoslovakia)
1992: quarter-finals (as Czechoslovakia)
1990: quarter-finals (as Czechoslovakia)
1988: quarter-finals (as Czechoslovakia)
1986: did not qualify (as Czechoslovakia)
1984: did not qualify (as Czechoslovakia)
1982: did not qualify (as Czechoslovakia)
1980: quarter-finals (as Czechoslovakia)
1978: quarter-finals (as Czechoslovakia)

Biggest wins

Final tournament
0-4: 
Serbia v Czech Republic, 20/06/15
Group stage, Letná Stadium, Prague

Qualifying
8-0:
Czech Republic v Andorra, 10/08/11
Qualifying group stage, Městský Stadium, Mlada Boleslav
0-8: San Marino v Czech Republic 09/06/09
Qualifying group stage, Olimpico, Serravalle
8-0: Czech Republic v Liechtenstein 11/09/07
Qualifying group stage, Horni Pocernice, Horni Pocernice
8-0: Czech Republic v Bulgaria 05/10/01
Qualifying group stage, Na Stínadlech, Teplice

Heaviest defeats

Final tournament
3-1:
Italy v Czech Republic, 17/06/07
Group stage, Gelredome, Arnhem
2-0: France v Czech Republic 16/05/02
Group stage, Les Charmilles, Geneva
0-2: Czech Republic v Spain 15/06/11
Group stage, Viborg Stadion, Viborg

Czechoslovakia were also beaten 3-0 by Italy in a 1994 quarter-final, before the competition became a final tournament

Qualifying
4-0:
Spain v Czech Republic 07/06/97
Qualifying group stage, Municipal El Plantío, Burgos

Last updated: 24/11/16 15.25CET

Related information

http://www.uefa.com/teamsandplayers/teams/teama/team=258837/profile/index.html#team+profile+czech+republic

Match log

HomeAway
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 16/11/2016 11:45 CET
9 September 2014 09 Sep - UEFA EURO, Qualifying round (Group A)
Czech Republic2-1Netherlands
Referee: Gianluca Rocchi (ITA) Stadium: Generali Arena, Prague (CZE)
09/01/2016 09:16:00
10 October 2014 10 Oct - UEFA EURO, Qualifying round (Group A)
Turkey1-2Czech Republic
Referee: Jonas Eriksson (SWE) Stadium: Şükrü Saracoğlu, Istanbul (TUR)
06/07/2016 09:02:59
13 October 2014 13 Oct - UEFA EURO, Qualifying round (Group A)
Kazakhstan2-4Czech Republic
Referee: Mattias Gestranius (FIN) Stadium: Astana Arena, Astana (KAZ)
06/28/2016 11:02:48
16 November 2014 16 Nov - UEFA EURO, Qualifying round (Group A)
Czech Republic2-1Iceland
Referee: Wolfgang Stark (GER) Stadium: Doosan Arena, Plzen (CZE)
08/22/2016 07:17:47
28 March 2015 28 Mar - UEFA EURO, Qualifying round (Group A)
Czech Republic1-1Latvia
Referee: Javier Estrada (ESP) Stadium: Eden Stadium, Prague (CZE)
06/26/2016 08:52:39
12 June 2015 12 Jun - UEFA EURO, Qualifying round (Group A)
Iceland2-1Czech Republic
Referee: William Collum (SCO) Stadium: Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavik (ISL)
04/11/2016 10:54:22
3 September 2015 03 Sep - UEFA EURO, Qualifying round (Group A)
Czech Republic2-1Kazakhstan
Referee: Martin Strömbergsson (SWE) Stadium: Doosan Arena, Plzen (CZE)
08/22/2016 07:17:47
6 September 2015 06 Sep - UEFA EURO, Qualifying round (Group A)
Latvia1-2Czech Republic
Referee: Deniz Aytekin (GER) Stadium: Skonto Stadions, Riga (LVA)
01/08/2016 08:06:27
10 October 2015 10 Oct - UEFA EURO, Qualifying round (Group A)
Czech Republic0-2Turkey
Referee: Martin Atkinson (ENG) Stadium: Generali Arena, Prague (CZE)
09/01/2016 09:16:03
13 October 2015 13 Oct - UEFA EURO, Qualifying round (Group A)
Netherlands2-3Czech Republic
Referee: Damir Skomina (SVN) Stadium: Amsterdam ArenA, Amsterdam (NED)
05/30/2016 13:53:26
Spain1-0Czech Republic
Referee: Szymon Marciniak (POL) Stadium: Stadium de Toulouse, Toulouse (FRA)
06/16/2016 10:49:24
Czech Republic2-2Croatia
Referee: Mark Clattenburg (ENG) Stadium: Stade Geoffroy Guichard, Saint-Etienne (FRA)
06/19/2016 12:07:32
Czech Republic0-2Turkey
Referee: William Collum (SCO) Stadium: Stade Bollaert-Delelis, Lens Agglo (FRA)
06/23/2016 10:12:50
31 August 2016 31 Aug - Friendlies 2016-18
Czech Republic3-0Armenia
Referee: not available Stadium: Mestský, Mlada Boleslav (CZE)
10/11/2016 17:20:17
4 September 2016 04 Sep - European Qualifiers, Qualifying round (Group C)
Czech Republic0-0Northern Ireland
Referee: Tasos Sidiropoulos (GRE) Stadium: Generali Arena, Prague (CZE)
09/05/2016 11:36:39
8 October 2016 08 Oct - European Qualifiers, Qualifying round (Group C)
Germany3-0Czech Republic
Referee: Ovidiu Haţegan (ROU) Stadium: Hamburg Arena, Hamburg (GER)
10/09/2016 08:46:40
11 October 2016 11 Oct - European Qualifiers, Qualifying round (Group C)
Czech Republic0-0Azerbaijan
Referee: Matej Jug (SVN) Stadium: Městský Stadion, Ostrava (CZE)
10/12/2016 16:19:15
11 November 2016 11 Nov - European Qualifiers, Qualifying round (Group C)
Czech Republic2-1Norway
Referee: Bas Nijhuis (NED) Stadium: Eden Arena, Prague (CZE)
11/12/2016 14:18:19
15 November 2016 15 Nov - Friendlies 2016-18
Czech Republic1-1Denmark
Referee: not available Stadium: Mestsky stadion, Slany (CZE)
11/16/2016 10:45:53
26 March 2017 26 Mar - European Qualifiers, Qualifying round (Group C)
San MarinoCzech Republic
Referee: TBD Stadium: San Marino Stadium, Serravalle (SMR)
11/18/2016 14:19:36
10 June 2017 10 Jun - FIFA World Cup, Qualifying round (Group C)
NorwayCzech Republic
Referee: TBD
09/02/2016 17:08:16
1 September 2017 01 Sep - FIFA World Cup, Qualifying round (Group C)
Czech RepublicGermany
Referee: TBD
09/02/2016 17:08:31
4 September 2017 04 Sep - FIFA World Cup, Qualifying round (Group C)
Northern IrelandCzech Republic
Referee: TBD
09/02/2016 17:08:33
5 October 2017 05 Oct - FIFA World Cup, Qualifying round (Group C)
AzerbaijanCzech Republic
Referee: TBD
09/02/2016 17:08:42
8 October 2017 08 Oct - FIFA World Cup, Qualifying round (Group C)
Czech RepublicSan Marino
Referee: TBD
09/02/2016 17:07:59

General info

  • Founded : 1901
  • Currently playing : Friendly matches 2014/2016, World Cup 2016/2018

Trophy cabinet

Team record in UEFA competitions

  • Biggest win:
    07/10/2006, Czech Republic 7-0 San Marino, Liberec
  • Biggest defeat:
    08/06/2012, Russia 4-1 Czech Republic, Wroclaw
  • Appearances in UEFA European Football Championship: 6
  • Player with most appearances: 50
    Petr Čech (CZE)
  • Top scorers: 21
    Jan Koller (CZE)