Alexandru Manta

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Alexandru Manta
Date of birth (1977-06-07) June 7, 1977 (age 39)
Place of birth Bucharest, Romania
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight 250 lb (110 kg)
Rugby union career
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2001–2002
2002–2003
2003–2004
2004–2006
2006–2007
2007–2009
2009–2011
2011–present
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 Team Apps (Points)
1996–present  Romania 40 ((60))
Correct as of 16 December 2011

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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