Leontin Grozavu

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Leo Grozavu
Personal information
Full name Leontin Florian Grozavu
Date of birth (1967-08-19) 19 August 1967 (age 55)
Place of birth Ilișești, Romania
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Position(s) Defender
Team information
Current team
Politehnica Iași (head coach)
Youth career
1979–1985 CSȘ Bacău
1985–1988 Relonul Săvinești
Senior career*
1988–1992 Maramureș Baia Mare 61 (9)
1992–1998 Dinamo București 105 (5)
1998–2000 Ceahlăul Piatra Neamț 50 (14)
2000–2002 1. FC Saarbrücken 22 (1)
2002–2003 Ceahlăul Piatra Neamț 3 (1)
International career
1994 Romania 2 (0)
Managerial career
2003–2005 Armătura Zalău
2005–2006 Universitatea Cluj
2007 FC Baia Mare
2007–2008 Botoșani
2008–2009 FC Vaslui (assistant)
2010–2011 Gheorghe Hagi Academy U15
2012 Luceafărul Oradea
2014–2015 Botoșani
2015–2016 Gaz Metan Mediaș
2016–2017 Botoșani
2018 ACS Poli Timișoara
2018 Petrolul Ploiești
2019–2021 Sepsi OSK
2022– Politehnica Iași
*Club domestic league appearances and goals

Leontin Florian Grozavu (born 19 August 1967), commonly known as Leo Grozavu, is a Romanian football manager and former professional player who played as a defender. He is currently the manager of Liga II side Politehnica Iași.


Club career

Grozavu played professionally football with FC Baia Mare, Dinamo Bucharest, Ceahlăul Piatra-Neamţ, and abroad for 1. FC Saarbrücken in Germany between 2000 and 2002. [1]

International career

He made two appearances for the Romania national team during 1994. [2]

International stats

Romania national team

Coaching career

After retiring Grozavu became a coach, and was in charge at Armătura Zalău (2003–2005), U Cluj (2005–2006), FC Baia Mare (2007), FC Botoşani (2007–2008) and FC Vaslui (2009) as assistant manager for Viorel Moldovan. He also worked for Gheorghe Hagi's football academy together with Doru Carali.


Sepsi OSK

Politehnica Iași

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  1. "Leo Florian Grozavu" (in German). Fussball Daten. Retrieved 12 February 2010.
  2. Siminiceanu, Radu (26 July 2006). "Romania National Team 1990–1999 – Details". RSSSF .