Matus Kozacik

Born: December 27, 1983 (age 33)

Height: 6'4" (193cm)

Hometown: Dolny Kubin, Czechoslovakia
Nationality: Slovakia Slovakian

Position: Goalkeeper
Team: Viktoria Plzen (no. 1)
Career History
Senior2007-2010Sparta Prague
2012-Viktoria Plzen
International2006-Slovakia
Sports Mole has 32 articles about Matus Kozacik. Articles 1 to 32:
Marcus Rashford is all smiles during an England training session on May 25, 2016
Team News: Marcus Rashford starts for England
Marcus Rashford starts for England as they welcome Slovakia.
Sep 4, 18:35
Ryan Bertrand challenges Robert Mak during the Euro 2016 Group B match between Slovakia and England on June 20, 2016
Preview: England vs. Slovakia
Sports Mole previews Monday's World Cup qualifier between Group F's top two teams as leaders England host Slovakia at Wembley.
Sep 3, 22:13
'Big' Sam Allardyce basks in the Mackem glory of having led Sunderland to survival in the Premier League with a 3-0 victory over Everton, following in the footsteps of messrs Di Canio, Poyet and Advocaat
Result: Adam Lallana strikes late to win it for England
Sam Allardyce's England tenure begins with a 1-0 win over 10-man Slovakia in Sunday night's 2018 World Cup qualifier.
Sep 4, 18:58
Jerome Boateng celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Euro 2016 RO16 match between Germany and Slovakia on June 26, 2016
Result: Germany reach quarter-finals of Euro 2016
World champions Germany book their spot in the quarter-finals of Euro 2016 after a 3-0 win over Slovakia on Sunday night in Lille.
Jun 26, 18:51
Dele Alli reacts after missing a chance during the Euro 2016 Group B match between Slovakia and England on June 20, 2016
Result: Dominant England frustrated by Slovakia in Saint-Etienne
England are consigned to second place in Group B courtesy of a frustrating 0-0 draw with Slovakia in Saint-Etienne.
Jun 20, 21:53
Marek Hamsik celebrates scoring during the Euro 2016 Group B game between Russia and Slovakia on June 15, 2016
Result: Slovakia overcome Russia in Group B
Vladimir Weiss and Marek Hamsik score the goals as Slovakia record a 2-1 win over Russia in their Euro 2016 Group B clash in Lille.
Jun 15, 15:51
Gareth Bale celebrates scoring Wales's first goal against Slovakia at Euro 2016 on June 11, 2016
Result: Gareth Bale, Hal Robson-Kanu fire Wales to victory over Slovakia
Wales kick off their Euro 2016 campaign with a 2-1 win over Slovakia in Group B.
Jun 11, 18:52
Norhern Ireland's goalkeeper Michael McGovern (L) and Slovakia's Michal Duris and Northern Ireland's Gareth McAuley vie for a ball during the a UEFA EURO 2016 friendly football match between Slovakia and Northern Ireland in Trnava, on June 4, 2016
Result: Northern Ireland extend unbeaten streak with Slovakia draw
Northern Ireland make it 12 games without defeat courtesy of a goalless draw with Slovakia in their final Euro 2016 warm-up match.
Jun 4, 21:41
Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill asks 'Is it bigger than a bread bin?' during his side's Euro 2016 qualifier with Germany.
Result: Republic of Ireland held at home by Slovakia
Slovakia hold Martin O'Neill's Republic of Ireland to a 2-2 draw in Dublin.
Mar 29, 21:39
Slovakia's Robert Mak (L) and Belarus' Maksim Bordachev vie for the ball during the Euro 2016 Group C qualifying football match between Slovakia and Belarus in Zilina, Slovakia on October 9, 2015.
Result: Ten-man Belarus defeat Slovakia courtesy of Stanislav Dragun strike
Stanislav Dragun scores the only goal of the game to guide 10-man Belarus to a 1-0 win over Slovakia in their Euro 2016 qualifying clash.
Oct 9, 21:39
Villarreal's Brazilian forward Leonardo Carrilho Baptistao celebrates his goal during the UEFA Europa League group E football match Villarreal CF vs FC Viktoria Plzen at El Madrigal stadium in Villareal on October 1, 2015
Result: Leo Baptistao earns Villarreal win over Viktoria Plzen
Leo Baptistao grabs the winner for Villarreal in their Europa League Group E 1-0 win over Viktoria Plzen at the Estadio El Madrigal.
Oct 1, 21:58
General view of Villarreal CF Estadio El Madrigal before the La Liga match between Villarreal CF and Real Valladolid CF at El Madrigal Stadium on August 24, 2013
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Villarreal, Viktoria Plzen
Villarreal and Viktoria Plzen are playing out a goalless draw in Thursday night's Europa League Group E clash at the Estadio El Madrigal.
Oct 1, 20:53
Spain's defender Jordi Alba (L) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match Spain vs Slovakia at the Carlos Tartiere stadium in Oviedo on September 5, 2015.
Player Ratings: Spain 2-0 Slovakia
Sports Mole takes a closer look at how each player performed during Spain's 2-0 Euro 2016 Group C win at home to Slovakia.
Sep 5, 22:55
Andres Iniesta of Spain duels for the ball with Peter Pekarik of Slovakia during the Spain v Slovakia EURO 2016 Qualifier at Carlos Tartiere on September 5, 2015 in Oviedo, Spain.
Match Analysis: Spain 2-0 Slovakia
Sports Mole dissects the 90 minutes of action as Spain beat Slovakia 2-0 in their Euro 2016 Group C qualifier in Oviedo.
Sep 5, 22:12
Spain's midfielder Andres Iniesta (L) celebrates with Spain's forward Pedro Rodriguez after scoring a goal during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match Spain vs Slovakia at the Carlos Tartiere stadium in Oviedo on September 5, 2015.
Result: Spain take top spot in Group C after Slovakia win
Spain win their Euro 2016 qualifier with Slovakia to move to the top of Group C.
Sep 5, 21:34
Spain's defender Jordi Alba (L) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match Spain vs Slovakia at the Carlos Tartiere stadium in Oviedo on September 5, 2015.
Half-Time Report: Jordi Alba, Andres Iniesta put Spain in control against Slovakia
Jordi Alba and Andres Iniesta give Spain a 2-0 half-time lead against Group C leaders Slovakia in their Euro 2016 qualifier.
Sep 5, 20:31
Slovakia's Juraj Kucka and Slovakia's Peter Pekarik celebrate Pekarik scoring the 3-0 goal during the EURO 2016 Group C qualifier football match Slovakia vs Luxembourg in Zilina, Slovakia on March 27, 2015
Result: Slovakia cruise past Luxembourg
Slovakia ease to a 3-0 win over Luxembourg in their Euro 2016 qualifier, scoring all of their goals in the first half.
Mar 27, 21:44
Slovakia's players celebrate after scoring during the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Belarus and Slovakia in Borisov some 100 km from Minsk on October 12, 2014
Result: Slovakia extend lead with Belarus victory
Marek Hamsik scores twice as Slovakia leave it late to record a 3-1 win over Belarus and extend their lead at the top of Group C in their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign.
Oct 12, 21:43
Slovakia's Peter Pekarik fights for the ball with Belarus' Sergei Balanovich during the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Belarus and Slovakia in Borisov some 100 km from Minsk on October 12, 2014
Half-Time Report: Belarus, Slovakia goalless at the break
Belarus play out a goalless first half with Slovakia in their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign.
Oct 12, 20:37
Juraj Kucka (C) of Slovakia celebrates his goal during Euro 2016 qualifing football match between Slovakia and Spain in northern Slovak town of Zilina on October 9, 2014
Match Analysis: Slovakia 2-1 Spain
Sports Mole dissects the action as Slovakia shock Spain 2-1 in their Euro 2016 Group C qualifier in Zilina.
Oct 9, 22:25
Juraj Kucka (C) of Slovakia celebrates his goal during Euro 2016 qualifing football match between Slovakia and Spain in northern Slovak town of Zilina on October 9, 2014
Result: Slovakia record shock win against Spain
Slovakia inflict a first qualifying loss on Spain in eight years as Miroslav Stoch's late header snatches them a shock 2-1 Group C win at the Stadion MSK Zilina.
Oct 9, 21:38
Robert Mak of Slovakia celebrates scoring a goal for Ukraine during the UEFA Euro 2016 Qualifier football match Ukraine vs Slovakia in Kiev, on September 8, 2014
Half-Time Report: Slovakia take shock lead against Spain
A Juraj Kucka goal gives Slovakia a shock 1-0 lead over Spain in their Euro 2016 qualifier at the Stadion MSK Zilina this evening.
Oct 9, 20:34
Viktoria Plzen's Stanislav Tecl is congratulated by teammates after scoring against Shakhtar Donetsk during their Europa League match on February 20, 2014
Result: Shakhtar Donetsk held by Viktoria Plzen
Shakhtar Donetsk take a small advantage in their Europa League tie against Viktoria Plzen after a 1-1 draw in Czech Republic.
Feb 20, 21:57
Man City's Samir Nasri scores his team's second goal against Viktoria Plzen during their Champions League group match on November 27, 2013
Result: Manchester City survive Viktoria Plzen scare
Manchester City beat Viktoria Plzen 4-2 in an entertaining match at the Etihad Stadium.
Nov 27, 21:44
Man City's Sergio Aguero scores the opening goal via the penalty spot against Viktoria Plzen during their Champions League group match on November 27, 2013
Half-Time Report: Viktoria Plzen get late first-half equaliser
Manchester City are level with Viktoria Plzen at half time in their Champions League match.
Nov 27, 20:38
Bayern Munich's Croatian striker Mario Mandzukic heads the ball past Pilzen´s Slovakian goalkeeper Matus Kozacik to score the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League group D football match Viktoria Plzen vs Bayern Munich on November 5, 2013
Result: Mario Mandzukic heads Bayern Munich to victory
Mario Mandzukic is on target as Bayern Munich edge out Viktoria Plzen in the Champions League.
Nov 5, 21:35
Bayern Munich's striker Thomas Muller reacts during the German first division Bundesliga football match between FC Bayern Munich and FSV Mainz 05 on October 19, 2013
Half-Time Report: Viktoria Plzen holding Bayern Munich at the break
Viktoria Plzen hold Bayern Munich after 45 minutes in this evening's Champions League meeting.
Nov 5, 20:31
Vitoria Plzen's David Limbersky and Bayern Munich's Arjen Robben vie for the ball during the UEFA Champions League group D match on October 23, 2013
Result: Bayern Munich cruise to win over Viktoria Plzen
Bayern Munich hammer Viktoria Plzen 5-0 at the Allianz Arena in their Champions League Group D clash.
Oct 23, 21:39
Franck Ribery celebrates after scoring against Manchester City during the Champions League match on October 2, 2013
Half-Time Report: Franck Ribery, David Alaba hand Bayern Munich comfortable lead
Goals from Franck Ribery and David Alaba give Bayern Munich a comfortable lead at the break in their Champions League clash with Viktoria Plzen.
Oct 23, 20:35
CSKA Moscow's Zoran Tosic and Ahmed Musa celebrate during their UEFA Champions League group D match against FC Viktoria Plzen in Saint-Petersburg on October 2, 2013
Result: CSKA Moscow come back to beat Viktoria Plzen, pick up first points of Champions League
CSKA Moscow come from behind and then hold off a late rally from Viktoria Plzen to win 3-2 in Champions League Group D.
Oct 2, 18:49
City striker Sergio Aguero celebrates a goal against Viktoria Plzen on September 17, 2013
Result: Manchester City ease to comfortable win over Viktoria Plzen
Manchester City begin their Champions League campaign with a 3-0 victory over Viktoria Plzen.
Sep 17, 21:36
Fenerbahce's Pierre Webo in action for Cameroon on August 12, 2009
Result: Fenerbahce earn Viktoria Plzen victory
Fenerbahce secure a 1-0 win at Viktoria Plzen in the first leg of their Europa League last-16 encounter.
Mar 7, 19:52



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