Tiberiu Lung

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Tiberiu Lung
Personal information
Full nameTiberiu Adrian Lung
Date of birth (1978-12-24) 24 December 1978 (age 40)
Place of birth Craiova, Romania
Height 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
1997–1999 FCU Craiova 53 (0)
2000–2003 Steaua București 13 (0)
2004–2005 Pandurii Târgu Jiu 37 (0)
2006 Caracal 31 (0)
2007–2008 Ayia Napa 26 (0)
2008–2009 Onisilos Sotira 24 (0)
2009–2010 Ayia Napa 17 (0)
2010–2011 Mpumalanga Black Aces 0 (0)
National team
1999 Romania 1 (0)
Teams managed
2011 FCU Craiova (GK Coach)
2012 Turnu Severin (GK Coach)
2014– Universitatea Craiova (youth–GK Coach)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Tiberiu Adrian Lung (born 24 December 1978) is a Romanian former professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper. After retirement he started his coaching career, as a goalkeeping coach. [1]

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Personal life

He is the son of Silviu Lung and older brother of Silviu Lung Jr.. [2]

Silviu Lung Romanian footballer

Silviu Lung is a retired Romanian football goalkeeper. He was born in Sânmiclăuş, Satu Mare and debuted in Divizia A with Universitatea Craiova in 1974. He played fourteen seasons with Universitatea, winning two league titles. In 1988, he joined Steaua Bucureşti and won another league title the first season. He played in the 1988/89 European Cup Final against AC Milan, when Steaua lost 4–0. He also played abroad, in Spanish team CD Logroñés. He returned to Universitatea in 1992/93 and retired in 1994. After retirement he began his coach career and for over 20 years was the assistant coach or goalkeeping coach for clubs like: FCU Craiova, Național București, Nagoya Grampus, Pandurii Târgu Jiu, Astra Ploiești, Universitatea Craiova or Concordia Chiajna. Between 1995 and 1997 he was the head coach of Minerul Motru and earlier in 1994, of Olympique de Casablanca, these were his only jobs as a head coach, until December 2017, when he was announced as the new head coach of Liga III side, CSO Filiași.

Silviu Lung Jr. Romanian footballer

Silviu Lung Junior is a Romanian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Turkish club Kayserispor.


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  1. "Tibi Lung, la 39 de ani: "Îmi doresc liniște și sănătate"". gds.ro.
  2. "Tibi Lung îşi înlocuieşte tatăl şi va fi antrenorul fratelui său la Craiova" [Tibi Lung replaced his father and his brother will be in Craiova coach]. Gazeta Sporturilor (in Romanian). 7 July 2011.