CFF Olimpia Cluj

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CFF Olimpia Cluj
Full name Clubul de Fotbal de Feminin Olimpia Cluj-Napoca
Founded 13 August 2010
Ground Ardealul/Cluj Arena
Ground Capacity 5,000/30,335
Chairman Radu Muntean
Manager Mirel Daniel Albon
League Superliga
2013–14 1st
Website Club home page

CFF Olimpia Cluj is a women's football team from Cluj-Napoca in Romania. Founded in 2010 the team started directly, as there is no second level league, in Romania's top level women's league and convincingly won the championship in its very first season. The team won all of its 24 matches witch a total goal difference of 253–11 and wins as high as 26–0 and 27–0.[1] The title qualifies them for the 2011-12 UEFA Women's Champions League. In addition they won the Romanian cup that year too.[2]

Football Academy[edit]

Together with the club in 2010 the Olimpia Women’s Football Academy was established, supported by a partnership with the city and the council.[3] The goal of south-east Europe's first female football academy is to advance women's football in Romania.

Current squad[edit]

  • As of 9 August 2015, according to UEFA's website.
  • Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
Goalkeepers Defenders Midfielders Forwards
01. Romania Lavinia Boandă
12. Romania Mirela Ganea
31. Romania Georgiana Dârle
02. Romania Andreea Corduneanu
03. Romania Teodora Meluță
05. Cameroon Christine Manie
06. Romania Adina Giurgiu
15. Romania Laura Desmerean
19. Romania Ștefania Moraru
22. Romania Corina Corniciuc
04. Romania Ioana Bortan
08. Romania Ştefania Vătafu
10. Romania Andreea Voicu
17. Romania Cristina Carp
20. Romania Diana Grecu
24. Romania Lidia Havristiuc
88. Romania Beatrice Tărășilă
07. Romania Loredana Popa
09. Romania Mihaela Ciolacu
11. Romania Mara Bâtea
14. Romania Alexandra Lunca
16. Romania Dariana Indrei
18. Romania Roxana Dinescu

Former internationals[edit]


In its five years, five national doubles were won.

Champions League[edit]

In their first participation they started in the qualifying round of the 2011–12 UEFA Women's Champions League. Already after two wins against Bosnian and Lithuanian opposition they qualified for the round of 32.[4]

Competition Round Country Club Aggregate Home Away
2011–12 UEFA Women's Champions League Qualifying round Bosnia and Herzegovina SFK 2000 Sarajevo 3–1
Lithuania Gintra Universitetas 5–0
Turkey Ataşehir Belediyesi 4–1
Round of 32 France Olympique Lyonnais 0–12 0–9 0–3
2012–13 UEFA Women's Champions League Qualifying round Malta Birkirkara 8–0
Northern Ireland Glentoran 4–2
Portugal 1º de Dezembro 4–1
Round of 32 Austria Neulengbach 3–3 (a) 1–1 2–2 a.e.t.
Round of 16 Italy Torres 1–7 0–3 1–4
2013–14 UEFA Women's Champions League Qualifying round Lithuania Gintra Universitetas 3–0
Latvia Liepājas Metalurgs 7–0
Serbia Spartak Subotica 3–8
2014–15 UEFA Women's Champions League Qualifying round Republic of Ireland Raheny United 1–2
Malta Hibernians F.C. 5–0
Bulgaria FC NSA Sofia 4–0
2015–16 UEFA Women's Champions League Qualifying round Estonia Pärnu JK 4–0
Montenegro Ekonomist 6–1
Slovenia Pomurje 2–0
Round of 32 France Paris SG


  1. ^ "Liga 1 de Fotbal Feminin: Olimpia promovează fotbalul feminin în şcolile clujene" [Female Football League 1: Olimpia promote women's football schools in Cluj]. 5 April 2011. Retrieved 13 June 2011. 
  2. ^ "Olimpia Cluj a castigat Cupa Romaniei la fotbal feminin" (in Romanian). 26 May 2011. Retrieved 10 June 2011. 
  3. ^ "Olimpia change goal: he wants the title and Champions League". 5 January 2011. Retrieved 10 June 2011. 
  4. ^ "Rayo Vallecano and Olimpia Cluj celebrate". UEFA. 13 August 2011. Retrieved 15 August 2011. 

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