Alexandru Buligan

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Alexandru Buligan
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Personal information
Born 22 April 1960 (1960-04-22) (age 57)
Drobeta-Turnu Severin, Romania[1]
Height 200 cm (6 ft 7 in)
Weight 89 kg (196 lb)
Sport Handball
Club CH Politehnica Timișoara (1977–81)
Steaua (1981–82)
CH Politehnica Timișoara (1982–88)
Dinamo București (1988–90)
JD Arrate (1990–94)
BM Guadalajara (1994–95)
SDC San Antonio (1995–2002)[2]

Alexandru Buligan (born 22 April 1960) is a retired Romanian handball goalkeeper who played a record of 280 matches for the national team.[3] He won bronze medals at the 1984 Olympics and 1990 Summer World Championships.[4]

At the club level he played in Romania until 1990 and in Spain from 1990 to 2002. After that he worked as goalkeeper coach and assistant for Spain national handball team, winning with them the 2005 World Men's Handball Championship.[5]





  1. ^ Alexandru Buligan .
  2. ^ Alexandru Buligan. Romanian Olympic Committee
  3. ^ Sorin Cealera (24 January 2012). "Naționala de handbal a României în fața unui nou început" (in Romanian). 
  4. ^ "Buligan Honoured in Timisoara". European Handball Federation. 23 August 2007. 
  5. ^ Enrique Ojeda (25 February 2005). "El Rey pide a los campeones del mundo más títulos" (in Spanish). Diario AS.