Alexandru Manta

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Alexandru Manta
Date of birth (1977-06-07) June 7, 1977 (age 37)
Place of birth Bucharest, Romania
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight 250 lb (110 kg)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position No. 8
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2001–2002
2002–2003
2003–2004
2004–2006
2006–2007
2007–2009
2009–2011
2011-
France Terrasson
France Aurillac
France CA Bègles
France Pau
France Castres
France CA Brive
France Lyon OU



13
16
28
16



(5)
(5)
(20)
(15)
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
1996-Present  Romania 40 (60)

Alexandru Manta (born in Bucharest, 7 June 1977) is a Romanian rugby union footballer.

Career[edit]

Manta has been playing in France for several years, playing for at Terrasson (2001/2002), Stade Aurillacois (2002/2003), Bègles-Bordeaux (2003/2004), Section Paloise (2004/2005 to 2005/2006), Castres Olympique (2006/2007) and CA Brive. He currently plays for Lyon OU.

Manta made his debut for Romania in 1996 against Belgium, in an 83-5 win. He played three matches at the 2007 Rugby World Cup, scoring a try against Italy (18-24).

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