Petr Cech

Soccer Player

Birthday May 20, 1982

Birth Sign Taurus

Birthplace Pilsen, Czech Republic

Age 40 years old

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Czech goalkeeper who debuted in net for the prestigious Chelsea FC in 2004; he was named Czech Footballer of the Year 6 times between 2005 and 2012, Chelsea Player of the Year in 2011 and helped lead Chelsea to Premier League titles in 2005, 2006 and 2010. He then played for Arsenal FC from 2015 until 2019.

Before Fame

He began playing for the local Viktoria Plzen youth club at age 7.


He played for Rennes in the French league from 2002 to 2004 and was named Best Goalkeeper in the French League in 2004.

Family Life

He married Martina Dolejsova in 2003 and the couple had two children together, Damian and Adela.

Associated With

He was teammates with striker Didier Drogba on Chelsea from 2004 to 2012.