Romania call-up uncapped Ilie

August 16, 2004
By Radu Timofte
BUCHAREST, Aug 16 (Reuters) - Romania have called up Rapid Bucharest striker Sabin Ilie for Wednesday's opening World Cup qualifier against Finland after a spate of injuries.

Strikers Ionel Ganea of Wolverhampton Wanderers in England and Ciprian Marica of Ukraine's Shakhtar Donetsk as well as attacking midfielder Micolae Mitea of Ajax Amsterdam have been ruled out of the European Group One match in Bucharest.

Skipper Cristian Chivu of Roma is also on the injury list after ...

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