|Date of birth||(1953-02-13) 13 February 1953 (age 65)|
|Place of birth||Čebín, Czechoslovakia|
|Height||1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
|Olympic medal record|
|1980 Moscow||Team Competition|
František Štambachr or Štambacher, nicknamed "Štambi", (born 13 February 1953 in Čebín) is a former Czechoslovak footballer, gold medalist with the Czechoslovak Olympic Football Team at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. He was considered as an allrounder who could play in almost every position of the midfield (especially left wing and defensive midfield).
During his youth František Štambachr played for Sokol Čebín and KPS Brno. In 1972, he transferred to Dukla Prague (nowadays known as Marila Pribram). For Dukla he reached a total of 292 top league appearances and scored 31 goals. In 1977, 1979 and 1982 he became champion of Czechoslovakia, in 1981 and 1983 national cup winner. He spent the late years of his career playing in Greece for AEK Athens (7/1984-12/1984) and Apollon Smyrnis (12/1984-6/1985).
For the national team of Czechoslovakia Štambachr played a total of 31 matches, in which he scored five goals. He was part of the winning squad of the 1976 European Championship (yet spending all games on the bench). He also participated (and performed) at the 1980 European Championship (2 Apps) and the 1982 FIFA World Cup (1 App).
- František Štambachr at FAČR (in Czech)
- František Štambachr at National-Football-Teams.com
- Hall of Fame Dukla Praha profile
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