“It means a lot to me. There were great captains in Slavia before me, all of them big names, great personalities. I am glad I have the confidence of my teammates, but we were always solving everything as the team. And we will continue to do so. Slavia has never been just about one man,” Bořil said.
Jan Bořil joined Slavia from FK Mladá Boleslav three years ago, in January 2016 and started to 149 competitive games so far. This season the 29-year old full-back played all 8 games in UEFA Champions League (qualifiers and group stage) and scored two goals against CFR Cluj and FC Barcelona. Bořil also becamestable part of Czech national team with 5 caps in successful EURO 2020 qualifiers.
Forward Stanislav Tecl and centre-back Ondřej Kúdela became vice-captains as long-time captain Milan Škoda together with vice-captains Tomáš Souček and Josef Hušbauer left the club during winter break.