Petr Cech joins ice hockey team as goaltender

Guildford Phoenix

Guildford Phoenix

The Phoenix play in the United Kingdom's top flight, and according to the BBC, Cech will serve as the team's third-string goalie.

He said: "I am delighted to have the opportunity to play with the Pheonix to get the match experience".

He won 124 worldwide caps for Czech Republic and solidified himself as one of the best ever at his position, finally retiring from the sport after the 2018-19 season, having spent the last four years of his soccer career with Arsenal.

Nevertheless Cech has already taken up a feature as technical and performance advisor at Chelsea since retiring from football, and the membership dispute his hockey dream will doubtless be secondary.

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The Czech shot-stopper will make his debut on Sunday after penning a one-year deal with the Phoenix.

The former Czech Republic global who changed his career from football to ice hockey signed as Guildford's third goalkeeper.

"While being a professional footballer I couldn't play the game for obvious reasons".

The Phoenix, who were founded in 2017, are in the fourth tier of Britain's ice hockey pyramid.

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"Some people seem to think I've changed my job". "Luckily my job as the Technical and Performance adviser at Chelsea FC doesn't stop me in my spare time from playing the game I loved as a kid and which I've been playing for years".

Cech played 15 seasons in the Premier League, amassing a record 207 clean sheets in 443 games for the Blues and Gunners.

Despite Cech's lengthy hockey layoff, Guildford head coach Andy Hemmings said he is excited for him to hit the ground running.

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