A late header by substitute Patrik Schick gave Czech Republic a 2-1 win over neighbouring Slovakia on Saturday, earning the visitors their first points in the Nations League.
Slovakia had squandered chances before the 22-year-old Roma forward provided the decisive moment in the 76th minute when he scored from captain Borek Dockal's cross.
The goal came minutes after Schick had replaced Michael Krmencik, who scored the first goal of the match after 52 minutes when he held off his marker and side-footed...
Jaroslav Silhavy will take charge of the Czech Republic national team following the departure last week of Karel Jarolim, the country's Football Association said on Tuesday.
Silhavy, a former national team assistant who holds the record for domestic appearances as a player, won the league with Slovan Liberec and Slavia Prague as manager and was an assistant with the national team from 2001 to 2009.
The 56-year-old has managed seven Czech top flight teams since 2007 after a playing career in...
Karel Jarolim has left his position as coach of the Czech Republic, the Czech football association said on Tuesday.
The decision follows a 2-1 defeat at home by Ukraine in their UEFA Nations League opener last Thursday and a 5-1 thrashing by Russia in a friendly match on Monday.
The association said it would meet with new coaching candidates in the coming days.
Jarolim was appointed in July 2016 but failed to qualify Czech Republic for this year's World Cup.