Czech striker who retired having scored more goals than anyone for the country's national team, 55 between 1999 and 2009. He starred for Borussia Dortmund from 2001 to 2006, scoring 59 goals in 138 appearances.
He made his professional debut with the Czech Republic's biggest team, Sparta Prague.
He played on the Czech national team in three Euro Cups and in the 2006 World Cup.
He grew up in the city of Lhota in the Czech Republic.
He was teammates with goalkeeper Peter Cech on the Czech Republic national team from 2002 to 2008.