Romania Features

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Messi plays down vomit incident

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | March, 6 2014

Lionel Messi has played down an incident in which he was physically sick on the pitch during Argentina’s 0-0 friendly draw with Romania in Bucharest on Wednesday. • Maradona on Messi Television pictures captured Messi vomiting on ...

Romania's Adrian Mutu banned for Mr Bean prank

ESPN staff | November, 22 2013

Adrian Mutu has been banned from playing for the Romanian national side ever again after comparing coach Victor Piturca to Mr Bean. Former Chelsea striker Mutu felt the wrath of the Romanian FA after he posted a photo on his official Facebook ...

Hackett: Lineker's poo and the benefits of booze

Robin Hackett | December, 3 2010

This week in Off The Ball, Gary Lineker reveals he defecated on the pitch and Halilhodzic can't make up his mind about booze.

Hagi: Maradona of the Carpathians

Jon Carter | May, 21 2010

Jon Carter looks at the impact of Romania's diminutive midfield maestro Gheorghe Hagi.

World Cup records: Winless streaks, low turnouts and Cafu's finals

Mark Lomas | April, 29 2010

Mark Lomas delves into the world of World Cup records. This time round it's winless streaks and Cafu's finals.

Group C Tactics Board

Nick Bidwell and Kevin Palmer | May, 27 2008

Nick Bidwell thinks France will stick to their formula and battle-hardened Italy have added flexibility to their approach to the 'Group of Death'.

Romania: Back to the future

Dominic Raynor | May, 6 2008

Romania have qualified for their first tournament since Euro 2000 and may well struggle in this tournament's Group of Death, says Dominic Raynor.

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