|Full name||Pavel Hapal|
|Date of birth||27 July 1969|
|Place of birth||Kroměříž, Czechoslovakia|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|*Club domestic league appearances and goals|
Hapal's professional career began at SK Sigma Olomouc. After the club's successful season when they reached the quarter-final of 1991–92 UEFA Cup he signed for Bayer Leverkusen with whom he won the DFB-Pokal in 1993.
During his career he also played for Dukla Prague, CD Tenerife, Sparta Prague and SK Dynamo České Budějovice. At international level he earned 31 caps for Czechoslovakia and later Czech Republic having scored one goal. Hapal ended his career as a player in 2002.
From 2003, he has worked as a manager.
On 22 October 2018, he became the new manager of Slovakia national football team after Ján Kozák quit. He was fired as coach of Slovakia on 16 October 2020, following Slovakia's shock 2–3 defeat at home to Israel in the 2020–21 UEFA Nations League B.
- As of match played 14 October 2020
|Slovakia||22 October 2018||16 October 2020||17||6||4||7||27||23||+4||35.29|
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