|Full name||Alexandru Paul Curtean|
|Date of birth||27 March 1987|
|Place of birth||Sibiu, Romania|
|Height||1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Gaz Metan Mediaș|
|2003–2009||Gaz Metan Mediaș||77||(16)|
|2014–2015||Gaz Metan Mediaș||19||(2)|
|2017–||Gaz Metan Mediaș||3||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14 April 2017 (UTC).
Curtean grew up in a family of athletes; his father, Dan Curtean, was a football player in the early 1980s and played for Șoimii Sibiu, Steaua București, Olt Scornicești and Luceafărul București. His mother, Carmen, was a professional handball player, and his sister, Daciana, is also an active handball player.
He started his career at FC Sibiu, but he transferred to Gaz Metan when was still young being recruited by coach Ioan Ovidiu Sabău.
Gaz Metan Mediaș
The younger player was imposed and became important piece in first eleven, helping his team advance in Liga 1. In first season in Liga 1, he made a fantastic matches, scores 7 goals in 14 appearances and major league teams putting an eye on him.
Politehnica Timișoara paid for him €1.300.000 to CS Gaz Metan Mediaș. He signed with FC Politehnica Timișoara on 27 January 2009 for 5 years. In first year has not been settled and fans criticized him for being too careless. But at started the 2010-2011 season, was appointed Vladimir Petrović as the new coach who reinvented him and scores two goals against league champions CFR Cluj.
In January 2012, Curtean was transferred to Dinamo Bucureşti. He signed a contract for four and a half years, until June 2016. He scored his first goal for Dinamo in a game against U Cluj, on 2 May 2012. 15 days later, on 17 May 2012, Curtean scored a goal in the eternal derby against Steaua, at his first appearance in this derby.
Curtean arrived in Botev Plovdiv on 11 January 2014, signing a contract for 2 and a half years with the club. But the contract was terminated after only six months due to the financial problems plaguing the club.
Gaz Metan Mediaș
In September 2014, Curtean reached an agreement with his former club Gaz Metan Mediaș.
After Gaz Metan's relegation, in 2015, Curtean became a free agent and signed a contract with Poli Timișoara.
- "Familia Curtean, o familie a perfomanţelor sportive" (in Romanian). ProSport.ro. 27 August 2008. Retrieved 10 January 2012.
- "Куртеан: отидох в Пловдив да правя пари" (in Bulgarian). 7sport.net. 2014-08-01. Retrieved 2015-10-22.