Martin Barbarič

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Martin Barbarič
Personal information
Date of birth(1970-10-14)14 October 1970
Place of birth Hradec Králové, Czechoslovakia
Date of death 18 January 2013(2013-01-18) (aged 42)
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Position(s) Striker
Senior career*
1993–1995 FC Svit Zlín 42 (3)
1996–2000 FC Slovan Liberec 79 (22)
1998–1999AS Trenčín (loan) 8 (2)
2001–2002 FC Hradec Králové 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Martin Barbarič (14 October 1970 – 18 January 2013) was a Czech football player who is best known as key striker at club Slovan Liberec in the late 1990s. He was also a U-11 coach at FC Hradec Králové.

On 11 January 2013 Barbarič shot and killed his ex-wife in Hradec Králové. He then shot himself and was taken to the hospital in critical condition. [1] He died a week later. [2]

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  1. "Policista a bývalý ligový fotbalista postřelil manželku i sebe, žena zemřela". Mladá fronta DNES . iDNES. 11 January 2013. Retrieved 11 January 2013.
  2. "Bývalý fotbalista, který zastřelil svou exmanželku, v nemocnici zemřel" (in Czech). 18 January 2013. Retrieved 19 January 2013.