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Hagi's return from Fiorentina: is it a transfer or a ransom?

Not the usual “return of the prodigal son” story… Sold to Fiorentina in the summer of 2016, at a time when several options were on the table, Ianis Hagi returns to his father’s home a year and a half (and several shattered dreams) later, as FC Viitorul announces the agreement between clubs regarding the transfer fee and future percentages on its’ official website. 309 more words

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Three names to watch in Craiova: Mangia, Ivan and Baluta

Craiova won comfortably against Iasi, 2-0, in the opening game of Liga 1’s 100th edition. It was Mangia’s first official game in charge and it was exciting to watch. 617 more words

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The incomplete preview for the next season of Romanian football

The season starts on July 15. The transfer period closes on September 4, so we can expect still plenty of action on the market. There will be an almost 3 months long winter break, in which normally other massive changes of personnel take place. 730 more words

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Buying the Liga 1 topscorer? Not such a good idea...

We might not be 100% about the name of the league winner, considering the fact – and it’s a fact now – that Gigi Becali is such a poor loser that he contested Viitorul’s win and we’ll be expecting from Lausanne a confirmation that FCSB was simply poorly managed and coached and had a bunch of over-paid under-performers instead of a team. 787 more words

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RLB 11: Rainy or Sunny England? A Pink Martini and a League Finishing

Romanian Living Blog

An expats working, socialising and living blog of thoughts and adventures delved within Bucharest and further afield in this alluring yet often baffling country. 1,302 more words

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