Ladislav Maier

Ladislav Maier (born 4 January 1966 in Boskovice) is a Czech former professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper. He played seven matches for the Czech Republic and participated at Euro 1996 and Euro 2000. At club level he took part in five Gambrinus liga seasons, playing his matches for Liberec.[1]

Ladislav Maier
Personal information
Date of birth (1966-01-04) 4 January 1966 (age 56)
Place of birth Boskovice, Czechoslovakia
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Youth career
1972–1978 Sokol Lažany
1978–1988 ČKD Blansko
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1988–1989 JZD Drnovice
1990 Zbrojovka Brno 0 (0)
1990–1991 Gera Drnovice
1992–1998 Slovan Liberec 148 (0)
1998–2005 Rapid Wien 161 (0)
National team
1995–2001 Czech Republic 7 (0)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals

Maier played for Austrian club Rapid Wien and was heavily critical of manager Lothar Matthäus, calling Matthäus "the biggest fool ever" and claiming that even the cleaners were pleased that Matthäus had left the club.[2]


  1. ^ "Ladislav Maier" (in Czech). Archived from the original on 27 February 2014. Retrieved 19 April 2013.
  2. ^ Lothar Matthäus Archived 24 May 2012 at the Wayback Machine, When Saturday Comes, October 2007.

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