Matěj Vydra

Date of birth01 May 1992
Place of birthChotebor
NationalityCzech
Weight73 kg
Height1.80 m
PositionForward

Matěj Vydra has also played for FC Vysocina Jihlava.

After a loan spells, he joined Watford in July 2015 with a three-year contract.

Matej joined Derby County in August 2016 with a four-year contract for a reported club record fee of £8million.

He joined Burnely in August 2018 with a three-year contract that was extended to June 2022 in November 2020.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Banik Ostrava 01 Jan 2010 01 Jul 2010
Udinese 01 Jul 2010 01 Jul 2015
Club Brugge 01 Aug 2011 31 Dec 2011 L
Watford 31 Jul 2012 31 May 2013 L
West Bromwich Albion 13 Aug 2013 31 May 2014 L
Watford 26 Jun 2014 31 May 2015 L
Watford 01 Jul 2015 27 Aug 2016
Reading 01 Sep 2015 31 May 2016 L
Derby County 27 Aug 2016 07 Aug 2018
Burnley 07 Aug 2018

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2012-13 Watford FA Cup 1
2012-13 Watford League Championship 27
14
20
2
2012-13 Watford League Championship Play-Offs 3
2
2012-13 Watford League Cup 1
1
2013-14 West Bromwich Albion FA Cup 1
2013-14 West Bromwich Albion League Cup 1
2013-14 West Bromwich Albion Premier League 7
16
3
2014-15 Watford FA Cup
1
2014-15 Watford League Championship 31
11
16
2
2014-15 Watford League Cup 1
1
2015-16 Reading FA Cup 3
2
6
2015-16 Reading League Championship 24
7
3
1
2015-16 Watford League Cup 1
1
2016-17 Derby County FA Cup
3
2016-17 Derby County League Championship 20
13
5
2016-17 Watford League Cup 1
2016-17 Watford Premier League
1
2017-18 Derby County FA Cup
1
2017-18 Derby County League Championship 34
6
21
2
2017-18 Derby County League Championship Play-Offs 1
1
2017-18 Derby County League Cup 1
1
2018-19 Burnley FA Cup 2
2018-19 Burnley League Cup 1
2018-19 Burnley Premier League 3
10
1
1
2018-19 Burnley UEFA Europa League
1
1
2019-20 Burnley FA Cup
2
2019-20 Burnley League Cup 1
2019-20 Burnley Premier League 7
12
2
2020-21 Burnley FA Cup 2
1
1
2020-21 Burnley League Cup 3
2
2020-21 Burnley Premier League 15
13
3
2021-22 Burnley League Cup 2
2021-22 Burnley Premier League 2
13
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
11 Aug 2012 Watford v Wycombe Wanderers W 1-0 League Cup 1st round
18 Aug 2012 Crystal Palace v Watford W 2-3 League Championship
21 Aug 2012 Watford v Ipswich Town L 0-1 League Championship
25 Aug 2012 Watford v Birmingham City W 2-0 League Championship
28 Aug 2012 Watford v Bradford City L 1-2 League Cup 2nd round
01 Sep 2012 Derby County v Watford L 5-1 League Championship
15 Sep 2012 Bolton Wanderers v Watford L 2-1 League Championship
18 Sep 2012 Watford v Brighton and Hove Albion L 0-1 League Championship
22 Sep 2012 Watford v Bristol City D 2-2 League Championship
06 Oct 2012 Watford v Middlesbrough L 1-2 League Championship
20 Oct 2012 Watford v Peterborough United W 1-0 League Championship
23 Oct 2012 Cardiff City v Watford L 2-1 League Championship
03 Nov 2012 Watford v Leicester City W 2-1 League Championship
06 Nov 2012 Watford v Millwall D 0-0 League Championship
10 Nov 2012 Leeds United v Watford W 1-6 League Championship
17 Nov 2012 Watford v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-1 League Championship
24 Nov 2012 Blackpool v Watford D 2-2 League Championship
01 Dec 2012 Watford v Barnsley W 4-1 League Championship
08 Dec 2012 Watford v Hull City L 1-2 League Championship
15 Dec 2012 Burnley v Watford D 1-1 League Championship
22 Dec 2012 Watford v Nottingham Forest W 2-0 League Championship
29 Dec 2012 Brighton and Hove Albion v Watford W 1-3 League Championship
01 Jan 2013 Watford v Charlton Athletic L 3-4 League Championship
05 Jan 2013 Manchester City v Watford L 3-0 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 2013 Middlesbrough v Watford W 1-2 League Championship
19 Jan 2013 Watford v Huddersfield Town W 4-0 League Championship
26 Jan 2013 Nottingham Forest v Watford W 0-3 League Championship
29 Jan 2013 Bristol City v Watford L 2-0 League Championship
02 Feb 2013 Watford v Bolton Wanderers W 2-1 League Championship
08 Feb 2013 Watford v Crystal Palace D 2-2 League Championship
16 Feb 2013 Birmingham City v Watford W 0-4 League Championship
23 Feb 2013 Watford v Derby County W 2-1 League Championship
01 Mar 2013 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Watford D 1-1 League Championship
05 Mar 2013 Watford v Sheffield Wednesday W 2-1 League Championship
09 Mar 2013 Watford v Blackpool L 1-2 League Championship
16 Mar 2013 Barnsley v Watford L 1-0 League Championship
29 Mar 2013 Watford v Burnley D 3-3 League Championship
02 Apr 2013 Hull City v Watford W 0-1 League Championship
06 Apr 2013 Watford v Cardiff City D 0-0 League Championship
13 Apr 2013 Peterborough United v Watford L 3-2 League Championship
16 Apr 2013 Millwall v Watford L 1-0 League Championship
20 Apr 2013 Watford v Blackburn Rovers W 4-0 League Championship
26 Apr 2013 Leicester City v Watford W 1-2 League Championship
04 May 2013 Watford v Leeds United L 1-2 League Championship
09 May 2013 Leicester City v Watford L 1-0 League Championship Play-Offs Semi-final 1st leg
12 May 2013 Watford v Leicester City W 3-1
Agg: 3-2
League Championship Play-Offs Semi-final 2nd leg
27 May 2013 Crystal Palace v Watford L 1-0 League Championship Play-Offs Final
09 Aug 2014 Watford v Bolton Wanderers W 3-0 League Championship
12 Aug 2014 Stevenage v Watford W 0-1 League Cup 1st round
16 Aug 2014 Norwich City v Watford L 3-0 League Championship
19 Aug 2014 Rotherham United v Watford W 0-2 League Championship
26 Aug 2014 Watford v Doncaster Rovers L 1-2 League Cup 2nd round
13 Sep 2014 Charlton Athletic v Watford L 1-0 League Championship
16 Sep 2014 Blackpool v Watford W 0-1 League Championship
20 Sep 2014 Watford v AFC Bournemouth D 1-1 League Championship
27 Sep 2014 Blackburn Rovers v Watford D 2-2 League Championship
30 Sep 2014 Watford v Brentford W 2-1 League Championship
04 Oct 2014 Watford v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League Championship
18 Oct 2014 Sheffield Wednesday v Watford W 0-3 League Championship
21 Oct 2014 Watford v Nottingham Forest D 2-2 League Championship
25 Oct 2014 Middlesbrough v Watford D 1-1 League Championship
01 Nov 2014 Watford v Millwall W 3-1 League Championship
04 Nov 2014 Birmingham City v Watford L 2-1 League Championship
08 Nov 2014 Ipswich Town v Watford L 1-0 League Championship
22 Nov 2014 Watford v Derby County L 1-2 League Championship
29 Nov 2014 Watford v Cardiff City L 0-1 League Championship
05 Dec 2014 Fulham v Watford W 0-5 League Championship
13 Dec 2014 Watford v Wigan Athletic W 2-1 League Championship
20 Dec 2014 Reading v Watford W 0-1 League Championship
26 Dec 2014 Watford v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 0-1 League Championship
04 Jan 2015 Chelsea v Watford L 3-0 FA Cup 3rd round
10 Jan 2015 Huddersfield Town v Watford L 3-1 League Championship
17 Jan 2015 Watford v Charlton Athletic W 5-0 League Championship
24 Jan 2015 Watford v Blackpool W 7-2 League Championship
30 Jan 2015 AFC Bournemouth v Watford L 2-0 League Championship
07 Feb 2015 Watford v Blackburn Rovers W 1-0 League Championship
10 Feb 2015 Brentford v Watford W 1-2 League Championship
14 Feb 2015 Bolton Wanderers v Watford W 3-4 League Championship
21 Feb 2015 Watford v Norwich City L 0-3 League Championship
24 Feb 2015 Watford v Rotherham United W 3-0 League Championship
28 Feb 2015 Leeds United v Watford W 2-3 League Championship
03 Mar 2015 Watford v Fulham W 1-0 League Championship
07 Mar 2015 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Watford D 2-2 League Championship
14 Mar 2015 Watford v Reading W 4-1 League Championship
17 Mar 2015 Wigan Athletic v Watford W 0-2 League Championship
21 Mar 2015 Watford v Ipswich Town L 0-1 League Championship
03 Apr 2015 Derby County v Watford D 2-2 League Championship
06 Apr 2015 Watford v Middlesbrough W 2-0 League Championship
11 Apr 2015 Millwall v Watford W 0-2 League Championship
18 Apr 2015 Watford v Birmingham City W 1-0 League Championship
25 Apr 2015 Brighton and Hove Albion v Watford W 0-2 League Championship
02 May 2015 Watford v Sheffield Wednesday D 1-1 League Championship
25 Aug 2015 Preston North End v Watford L 1-0 League Cup 2nd round
20 Aug 2016 Watford v Chelsea L 1-2 Premier League
23 Aug 2016 Watford v Gillingham L 1-2 League Cup 2nd round


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2012-13 Czech Republic FIFA World Cup 3
1
2
2012-13 Czech Republic International Friendly 1
2
2013-14 Czech Republic International Friendly 4
1
2
2014-15 Czech Republic International Friendly 1
2014-15 Czech Republic UEFA European Championship
2
2015-16 Czech Republic International Friendly 1
1
1
2016-17 Czech Republic FIFA World Cup 1
1
2016-17 Czech Republic International Friendly
1
2018-19 Czech Republic International Friendly 1
1
2018-19 Czech Republic UEFA European Championship
1
2018-19 Czech Republic UEFA Nations League 3
2020-21 Czech Republic FIFA World Cup
3
2020-21 Czech Republic International Friendly 1
2
2020-21 Czech Republic UEFA European Championship
3
2020-21 Czech Republic UEFA Nations League 2
2
1
2021-22 Czech Republic FIFA World Cup 3
2
2021-22 Czech Republic International Friendly
2
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
08 Sep 2012 Denmark v Czech Republic D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group B
11 Sep 2012 Czech Republic v Finland L 0-1 International Friendly
16 Oct 2012 Czech Republic v Bulgaria D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group B
14 Nov 2012 Czech Republic v Slovakia W 3-0 International Friendly
06 Feb 2013 Turkey v Czech Republic W 0-2 International Friendly
22 Mar 2013 Czech Republic v Denmark L 0-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group B
26 Mar 2013 Armenia v Czech Republic W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group B
14 Aug 2013 Hungary v Czech Republic D 1-1 International Friendly
15 Nov 2013 Czech Republic v Canada W 2-0 International Friendly
05 Mar 2014 Czech Republic v Norway D 2-2 International Friendly
21 May 2014 Finland v Czech Republic D 2-2 International Friendly
03 Jun 2014 Czech Republic v Austria L 1-2 International Friendly
03 Sep 2014 Czech Republic v USA L 0-1 International Friendly
09 Sep 2014 Czech Republic v Netherlands W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
10 Oct 2014 Turkey v Czech Republic W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
24 Mar 2016 Czech Republic v Scotland L 0-1 International Friendly
29 Mar 2016 Sweden v Czech Republic D 1-1 International Friendly
31 Aug 2016 Czech Republic v Armenia W 3-0 International Friendly
04 Sep 2016 Czech Republic v Northern Ireland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group C
08 Oct 2016 Germany v Czech Republic L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group C
13 Oct 2018 Slovakia v Czech Republic W 1-2 UEFA Nations League League B Group B1
16 Oct 2018 Ukraine v Czech Republic L 1-0 UEFA Nations League League B Group B1
15 Nov 2018 Poland v Czech Republic W 0-1 International Friendly
19 Nov 2018 Czech Republic v Slovakia W 1-0 UEFA Nations League League B Group B1
22 Mar 2019 England v Czech Republic L 5-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group A
26 Mar 2019 Czech Republic v Brazil L 1-3 International Friendly
07 Oct 2020 Cyprus v Czech Republic W 1-2 International Friendly
11 Oct 2020 Israel v Czech Republic W 1-2 UEFA Nations League League B Group B2
14 Oct 2020 Scotland v Czech Republic L 1-0 UEFA Nations League League B Group B2
11 Nov 2020 Germany v Czech Republic L 1-0 International Friendly
15 Nov 2020 Czech Republic v Israel W 1-0 UEFA Nations League League B Group B2
18 Nov 2020 Czech Republic v Slovakia W 2-0 UEFA Nations League League B Group B2
24 Mar 2021 Estonia v Czech Republic W 2-6 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
27 Mar 2021 Czech Republic v Belgium D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
30 Mar 2021 Wales v Czech Republic L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
04 Jun 2021 Italy v Czech Republic L 4-0 International Friendly
14 Jun 2021 Scotland v Czech Republic W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group D
22 Jun 2021 Czech Republic v England L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group D
03 Jul 2021 Czech Republic v Denmark L 1-2 UEFA European Championship Quarter-final
02 Sep 2021 Czech Republic v Belarus W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
05 Sep 2021 Belgium v Czech Republic L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
08 Sep 2021 Czech Republic v Ukraine D 1-1 International Friendly
08 Oct 2021 Czech Republic v Wales D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
11 Oct 2021 Belarus v Czech Republic W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
11 Nov 2021 Czech Republic v Kuwait W 7-0 International Friendly
16 Nov 2021 Czech Republic v Estonia W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group E


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.