|Date of birth
June 7, 1977 |
|Place of birth
||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
||250 lb (110 kg)
|Rugby union career
Alexandru Manta (born in Bucharest, 7 June 1977) is a Romanian rugby union footballer.
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).