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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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RLB 10: Flowers, Football (Rivalry); More Escaping and Driving

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. 1,225 more words

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Everyone is weaker as Liga I restarts today, but Becali’s club could be this season’s biggest loser

Razvan Marin left the surprising league leaders Viitorul, second placed Steaua lost two key players in Popa and Tosca, while Craiova parted ways with team captain and regular left-back Vatajelu, managing to resist attempts from abroad for their highest asset, Ivan. 569 more words

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Razvan Marin joins Standard Liege. A good move for everyone involved!

Fans of Standard might know little about him, but what’s important from them is that the club’s board made a smart, justified (it was about time, right?) move by going for his signature. 704 more words

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