Romania national football team

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Romania
Nickname(s)Tricolorii (The Tricolours)
AssociationFederația Română de Fotbal (FRF)
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachCosmin Contra
CaptainCristian Săpunaru
Most capsDorinel Munteanu (134)
Top scorerGheorghe Hagi
Adrian Mutu (35)
Home stadiumArena Națională
Cluj Arena
Stadionul Ilie Oană
FIFA codeROU
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 25 Decrease 1 (7 February 2019)[1]
Highest3 (September 1997)
Lowest57 (February 2011, September 2012)
Elo ranking
Current 33 Increase 13 (3 March 2019)[2]
Highest5 (June 1990)
Lowest49[3] (10 June 2017)
First international
Kingdom of Yugoslavia Kingdom of SCS 1–2 Romania 
(Belgrade, Kingdom of SCS; 8 June 1922)
Biggest win
 Romania 9–0 Finland 
(Bucharest, Romania; 14 October 1973)
Biggest defeat
 Hungary 9–0 Romania 
(Budapest, Hungary; 6 June 1948)
World Cup
Appearances7 (first in 1930)
Best resultQuarter-finals, 1994
European Championship
Appearances5 (first in 1984)
Best resultQuarter-finals, 2000

Romania national football team is the national football team of Romania.

Most appearances[change | change source]

Pos Player Apps Goals Career
1 Dorinel Munteanu 134 16 1991-2007
2 Gheorghe Hagi 125 35 1983-2000
3 Gheorghe Popescu 115 16 1988-2003
4 Ladislau Bölöni 108 23 1975-1988
5 Dan Petrescu 95 12 1989-2000
6 Bogdan Stelea 91 10 1988-2005
7 Michael Klein 90 5 1981-1991
8 Marius Lăcătuş 84 13 1984-1998
9 Mircea Rednic 83 2 1981-1991
10 Silviu Lung 77 0 1979-1993
10 Bogdan Lobonţ 77 0 1998-

Top scorers[change | change source]

Pos Player Goals Apps Career
1 Gheorghe Hagi 35 125 1983-2000
2 Iuliu Bodola 31 48 1931-1939
3 Adrian Mutu 29 64 2000-present
4 Anghel Iordănescu 26 64 1971-1981
5 Viorel Moldovan 25 70 1993-2005
6 Ladislau Bölöni 23 108 1975-1988
7 Rodion Cămătaru 22 75 1978-1990
8 Dudu Georgescu 21 44 1973-1980
8 Florin Răducioiu 21 40 1988-1996
10 Ştefan Dobay 20 41 1930-1939

References[change | change source]

  1. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 7 February 2019. Retrieved 7 February 2019.
  2. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.
  3. "World Football Elo Ratings: Romania". eloratings.net. 10 June 2017. Retrieved 23 November 2017.