Dusan Uhrin named Viktoria Plzen coach
Dusan Uhrin has been named coach of Czech champion Viktoria
Plzen following Pavel Vrba’s move to take over the national
Plzen says Uhrin has been given a 2 1/2-year contract. The
46-year-old Uhrin was previously in charge of clubs in the Czech
Republic, Romania and Cyprus.
Earlier this month, Uhrin cut short his contract at Georgian
club Dinamo Tbilisi to be able to join Plzen.
His first competitive match will be a Europa League encounter
with Shakhtar Donetsk on Feb. 20.
Uhrin’s father, also named Dusan, led the Czech national team to
the 1996 European Championship final.