Sorin Cârțu

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Sorin Cârțu
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Sorin Cârțu in 1995
Personal information
Date of birth (1955-11-12) 12 November 1955 (age 64)
Place of birth Cornu, Romania
Playing position(s) Striker
Youth career
1968–1973 CSȘ Craiova
Senior career*
1973–1989 Universitatea Craiova 283 (107)
1974–1976Electroputere Craiova (loan) 51 (16)
1986–1988Electroputere Craiova (loan) 31 (11)
National team
1979–1983 Romania 7 (0)
Teams managed
1988–1991 Universitatea Craiova
1991–1992 FC U Craiova
1993 Electroputere Craiova
1993–1995 Romania U-21
1995 Rapid Bucureşti
1995–1996 FC U Craiova
1997 Electroputere Craiova
1997–1998 Veria
1998–2002 Electroputere Craiova
2002–2003 FC U Craiova
2004 Oţelul Galaţi
2005–2006 Argeş Piteşti
2006 Politehnica Timişoara
2006–2007 Progresul Bucureşti
2007–2008 Dacia Mioveni
2008–2009 Pandurii Târgu Jiu
2010 Pandurii Târgu Jiu
2010 CFR Cluj
2011 Steaua Bucureşti
2012 ALRO Slatina
2012 Brașov
2013 Politehnica Iași
2014–2015 Universitatea Craiova
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Sorin Cârțu (born 12 November 1955) is a former football striker and football coach. Cârțu won two Romanian Championships and four Romanian Cups with Universitatea Craiova. As a coach, he succeeded to win in the 1990–91 season with Universitatea Craiova both trophies in Romania, Liga I and the Romanian Cup.


During CFR's Champions League tie against Swiss Super League champions FC Basel at St. Jakob-Park, Cârțu destroyed a section of the dugout with his foot after his side conceded a 75th-minute goal. After the match, CFR Cluj sacked Cârțu, citing his behaviour in the game as the reason behind his dismissal.




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