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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 ...

Romania coach Razvan Lucescu steps down

June, 4 2011

Razvan Lucescu has resigned as coach of Romania - less than 24 hours after masterminding a 3-0 win over Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Italy striker Balotelli fed up with racist abuse

November, 18 2010

Italy striker Mario Balotelli says he is growing weary of hearing racist abuse when playing football after being subjected to taunts - reportedly from his own fans - during Wednesday's 1-1 friendly draw with Romania.

England qualify for UEFA Under-21 Championship

October, 12 2010

England kept their discipline to reach the UEFA Under-21 Championship finals as they snuffed out Romania in today's play-off second leg in Botosani.

Mutu out of Romania's World Cup qualifiers

September, 2 2009

Romania forward Adrian Mutu will miss the 2010 World Cup qualifiers against France and Austria after sustaining a thigh injury, the Romanian Soccer Federation (FRF) said on Wednesday.

Romania to terminate contract of coach Piturca

April, 9 2009

Romania's soccer federation will negotiate a mutual termination of coach Victor Piturca's contract after the team's poor showing in qualifiers for next year's World Cup in South Africa, officials said on Thursday.

Mutu to undergo surgery, will miss Austria game

April, 1 2009

Fiorentina striker Adrian Mutu will undergo surgery on his injured knee and will miss Wednesday's World Cup qualifier against Austria, the Romanian soccer federation (FRF) said.

Romania call up Gaman to face France

October, 6 2008

Romania coach Victor Piturca called up uncapped teenager Valerica Gaman for next week's 2010 World Cup qualifier against France.

Romania's Niculae out, Radoi in for France qualifier

October, 4 2008

Romania striker Marius Niculae will miss next week's 2010 World Cup qualifier against France due to injury.

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