Libor Kozak

Born: May 30, 1989 (age 28)

Height: 6'3.5" (192cm)

Hometown: Opava, Czech Republic
Nationality: Czech Republic Czech

Position: Forward
Libor Kozak of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Career History
Senior2008-2013Lazio
2013-2017Aston Villa
International2012-Czech Republic
Sports Mole has 144 articles about Libor Kozak. Articles 1 to 40:
Big Tom Cairney in action during the FA Cup game between Cardiff City and Fulham on January 8, 2017
Championship: Transfer ins and outs - Summer 2017
Keep track of all of the confirmed transfers in the Championship with Sports Mole's comprehensive guide.
Jun 6, 12:00
Libor Kozak of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Libor Kozak ruled out for season
Aston Villa confirm that striker Libor Kozak is out for the rest of the season following an ankle operation.
Feb 17, 17:19
Then Chelsea boss Roberto Di Matteo on the touchline on November 20, 2012
Roberto Di Matteo: 'Aston Villa need another striker'
Aston Villa manager Roberto Di Matteo admits that his side need to sign another striker this summer, but also outlines his intention to "trim the squad".
Jul 19, 12:43
Oriol Romeu of Southampton scores his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Aston Villa at St Mary's Stadium on December 5, 2015
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League match between Aston Villa and Southampton at Villa Park.
Apr 21, 09:25
Aston Villa players look dejected during the Premier League game between Aston Villa and Everton on March 1, 2016
Preview: Manchester United vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Aston Villa at Old Trafford, with the visitors on the brink of relegation.
Apr 15, 13:50
Gabriel Agbonlahor has had enough during the Premier League game between West Ham and Aston Villa on February 2, 2016
Gabriel Agbonlahor out again for Aston Villa with illness
Gabriel Agbonlahor will miss Aston Villa's do-or-die match against Bournemouth on Saturday as he is suffering with a virus.
Apr 8, 15:11
Francesco Guidolin attempts to go unnoticed during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Swansea City on February 28, 2016
Preview: Swansea City vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Swansea City and Aston Villa at the Liberty Stadium.
Mar 18, 01:06
Remi Garde wonders WHY during the Premier League game between Aston Villa and Everton on March 1, 2016
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Aston Villa and Tottenham Hotspur at Villa Park.
Mar 11, 18:58
Remi Garde looks on prior to the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Crystal Palace at Villa Park on January 12, 2016
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Everton
Sports Mole previews Tuesday night's Premier League match between Aston Villa and Everton at Villa Park.
Feb 29, 17:16
Mark Hughes pulls faces during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Stoke City on February 13, 2016
Preview: Stoke City vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Stoke City and Aston Villa at the Britannia.
Feb 26, 13:28
Liverpool's English striker Daniel Sturridge (2nd L) scores his team's third goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool, north-west England on September 26, 2015.
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Liverpool
Sports Mole previews Sunday afternoon's Premier League match at Villa Park between lowly Aston Villa and out-of-form Liverpool.
Feb 12, 18:54
Libor Kozak of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Aston Villa forward Libor Kozak ruled out for a month with ankle injury
Aston Villa confirm that Libor Kozak has been ruled out for a month with an ankle injury.
Feb 5, 11:50
Remi Garde appears ahead of the FA Cup game between Wycombe Wanderers and Aston Villa on January 9, 2016
Preview: West Ham United vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Premier League clash between West Ham United and basement side Aston Villa.
Feb 1, 21:58
Manchester City's English midfielder Raheem Sterling (L) falls after a challenge from Aston Villa's English-born Irish defender Ciaran Clark in the penalty area during the English Premier League football match between Aston Villa and Manchester City at Vi
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole casts its eye ahead to Saturday's FA Cup fourth-round tie between two Premier League teams at opposite ends of the table, Aston Villa and Manchester City.
Jan 29, 01:17
James McClean of West Bromwich Albion and Jordan Amavi of Aston Villa compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and West Bromwich Albion at Villa Park on September 19, 2015 in Birmingham, United Kingdom.
Preview: West Bromwich Albion vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Aston Villa on matchday 23.
Jan 22, 00:09
Rudy Gestede celebrates scoring during the game between Aston Villa and Leicester on January 16, 2016
Result: Aston Villa, Leicester City share the spoils
Aston Villa come from one goal behind to claim a point in a 1-1 draw with high-flying Leicester City in Saturday's late Premier League kickoff.
Jan 16, 19:30
Remi Garde looks on prior to the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Crystal Palace at Villa Park on January 12, 2016
Result: Wayne Hennessey error hands Remi Garde first win at Aston Villa
Bottom-of-the-table Aston Villa pick up their first win since the opening day of the season, beating Crystal Palace 1-0 at Villa Park.
Jan 12, 21:36
Yohan Cabaye of Crystal Palace celebrates scoring his team's first goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and West Ham United at Selhurst Park on October 17, 2015
Team News: Yohan Cabaye fit for Crystal Palace
Yohan Cabaye overcomes a knock to start for Crystal Palace in their Premier League clash with struggling Aston Villa.
Jan 12, 18:48
Gabriel Agbonlahor of Leicester in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Aston Villa on September 13, 2015
Report: Aston Villa looking to offload quartet
Aston Villa will reportedly consider any offers that are made for Gabriel Agbonlahor, Remi Garde, Libor Kozak and Charles N'Zogbia next month.
Dec 22, 16:18
Remi Garde, Manager of Aston Villa gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester City at Villa Park on November 8, 2015 in Birmingham, England.
Remi Garde expecting January departures from Aston Villa
"A few" players are likely to leave Aston Villa during the January transfer window, according to manager Remi Garde.
Dec 22, 10:43
Libor Kozak in action for Aston Villa on December 21, 2013
Celtic manager Ronny Deila watches Libor Kozak score twice
Aston Villa striker Libor Kozak was recently watched in action by Celtic manager Ronny Deila, according to John Collins.
Dec 9, 15:26
Gary Rowett of Birmingham City looks on during the pre season friendly match between Nuneaton Town and Birmingham City at the James Parnell Stadium on July 14, 2015
Preview: Birmingham City vs. Huddersfield Town
Sports Mole previews the Championship clash between Birmingham City and Huddersfield Town.
Dec 4, 02:06
Libor Kozak of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Report: Aston Villa rejected loan bid for Libor Kozak
Gary Rowett failed in a bid to sign Aston Villa striker Libor Kozak on loan, according to reports.
Dec 1, 20:22
Libor Kozak of Aston Villa looks on during the pre season friendly between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Report: Birmingham City eye Aston Villa striker Libor Kozak
A report claims that Birmingham City are looking to secure the loan services of Libor Kozak from rivals Aston Villa.
Nov 24, 15:27
New signing Adama Traore of Aston Villa is presented to Villa Park ahead of the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester United on August 14, 2015
Team News: Adama Traore absent for Aston Villa, Ola Toivonen starts on Sunderland bench
Adama Traore is absent for Aston Villa's match against Sunderland this afternoon with an ankle injury, while newcomer Ola Toivonen starts on the bench for the visitors.
Aug 29, 14:33
Libor Kozak of Aston Villa celebrates after scoring a goal during the pre season friendly match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Aston Villa at Molineux on July 28, 2015
Result: Wolverhampton Wanderers fight back to draw with Aston Villa
Wolverhampton Wanderers score twice in the final 18 minutes to earn a 2-2 draw with Aston Villa at Molineux.
Jul 28, 21:44
Rudy Gestede of Blackburn Rovers (39) celebrates as he scores their second goal during the FA Cup Fourth Round match between Blackburn Rovers and Swansea City at Ewood park on January 24, 2015
Report: Aston Villa hope to snare £6m Rudy Gestede
Blackburn Rovers striker Rudy Gestede is a £6m transfer target for Aston Villa, according to reports.
Jul 28, 20:25
A general view of Banks's stadium before the pre season friendly between Walsall and Aston Villa at Banks' Stadium on July 25, 2015
Result: Walsall impress in draw with Aston Villa
Walsall secure a 1-1 draw with West Midlands neighbours Aston Villa at the Banks's Stadium.
Jul 25, 16:55
Carles Gil in action for Aston Villa on January 17, 2015
Result: Aston Villa held by Braga
Aston Villa's pre-season training camp in Portugal continues with a goalless draw against Braga.
Jul 17, 20:25
Libor Kozak in action for Aston Villa on December 21, 2013
Gabriel Agbonlahor delighted by Libor Kozak return
Aston Villa forward Gabriel Agbonlahor claims that Libor Kozak's return to fitness is "great for the club".
Jul 17, 11:17
A general view of Fulham's Craven Cottage football ground in London on December 5, 2011
Result: Fulham ease past Aston Villa in pre-season friendly
Alex Kacaniklic and Ross McCormack score in the second half to hand Fulham a 3-1 win over Aston Villa.
Jul 11, 20:22
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa runs with the ball during the pre season friendly match between Aston Villa and Parma at Villa Park on August 9, 2014
Team News: Ron Vlaar returns for Aston Villa
Aston Villa and Queens Park Rangers make five and two changes respectively ahead of their Premier League clash at Villa Park on Tuesday evening.
Apr 7, 19:12
WBA player Craig Gardner celebrates his goal with manager Alan Irvine during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Aston Villa at The Hawthorns on December 13, 2014
Preview: Aston Villa vs. West Bromwich Albion
Sports Mole previews the first of this week's two West Midlands derbies between Tim Sherwood's lowly Aston Villa and Tony Pulis's improving West Bromwich Albion.
Mar 2, 13:15
Paul Lambert manager of Aston Villa reacts duringthe Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Southampton at Villa Park on November 24, 2014
Preview: Hull City vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole looks ahead to Aston Villa's trip to fellow strugglers Hull City in the Premier League.
Feb 9, 15:24
Libor Kozak of Aston Villa in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Aston Villa at Carrow Road on September 21, 2013
Paul Lambert: 'Libor Kozak making progress in recovery'
Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert admits that striker Libor Kozak is making a gradual return to action after breaking his leg in January 2014.
Jan 21, 02:31
Ron Vlaar of Aston Villa runs with the ball during the pre season friendly match between Aston Villa and Parma at Villa Park on August 9, 2014
Preview: Leicester City vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Leicester and Aston Villa at the King Power Stadium as the Foxes try to continue their recent upturn in form.
Jan 8, 21:18
Blackpool Manager Lee Clark looks on prior to the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Blackpool at Craven Cottage on November 5, 2014
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Blackpool
Sports Mole previews the third-round FA Cup tie between Premier League side Aston Villa and Blackpool of the Championship.
Jan 2, 19:28
Keith Millen caretaker manager of Crystal Palace shouts from the touchline during the Barclays Premier League match against Queens Park Rangers on December 28, 2014
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Aston Villa and Crystal Palace, who have Keith Millen in caretaker charge ahead of Alan Pardew's likely appointment.
Dec 30, 19:20
Aston Villa player Andreas Weimann in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Liverpool at Villa Park on August 24, 2013
Team News: Charles N'Zogbia and Andreas Weimann come in for Aston Villa
Aston Villa make two changes to their starting XI for the visit of Sunderland, with Charles N'Zogbia and Andreas Weimann replacing Jores Okore and Gabriel Agbonlahor.
Dec 28, 14:43
Sunderlands Uruguayan manager Gus Poyet reacts during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Arsenal at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland, northeast England, on October 25, 2014
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Aston Villa and Sunderland as both teams look to bounce back from disappointing Boxing Day results.
Dec 27, 20:15



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