PRAGUE -- Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech was voted the Czech Republic footballer of the year on Monday for a record ninth time.
The 34-year-old Cech topped the poll of players, coaches, football federation officials, and journalists for 2016.
Cech retired from international football after the European Championship in France last year. He appeared a record 124 times in the Czech Republic goal.
He injured a calf muscle in Arsenal's 3-1 loss at West Bromwich Albion on Saturday, and said in Prague it...
Francis Kone took action to save an opponent's life during a league game in the Czech Republic at the weekend.
When Bohemians goalkeeper Martin Berkovec was knocked unconscious after colliding with teammate Daniel Krch just after the half-hour mark of their club's home game against Slovacko, opposing forward Kone acted quickly.
The Togo forward put his fingers in the prone Berkovec's mouth to retrieve the goalkeeper's tongue.
"It wasn't the first time I have done that. It's something like the fourth...
Spain rallied with two late goals to salvage a 2-2 draw with England in a friendly at Wembley on Tuesday.
Adam Lallana opened the scoring for England from the penalty spot, the Liverpool man playing a whipped-in pass to spring Jamie Vardy in Spain's penalty area, and he was taken down by Pepe Reina with the referee pointing immediately to the spot.
Lallana stepped up and calmly fired home past Reina to put England up 1-0. It was the third goal in as many international matches for Lallana, who was...