|Full name||Claudiu Vasile Bumba|
|Date of birth||5 January 1994|
|Place of birth||Baia Mare, Romania|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Playing position||Winger / Attacking midfielder|
|2004–2009||Atletic Club Satu Mare|
|2012–2013||→ Roma (loan)||0||(0)|
|2015–2017||Hapoel Tel Aviv||31||(3)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 25 May 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 29 March 2016
After FC Baia Mare's dissolution, he remained at the newly created FC Maramureş Universitar Baia Mare, helping his team to win the promotion to Liga II. In the summer of 2011, he moved to Liga I side FCM Târgu Mureş.
On 22 July 2011, Bumba made his Liga I debut in a match against Dinamo Bucureşti, at the age of 17. In October 2011 he scored a goal in a game against Sportul Studențesc to earn a draw for his team. On 25 March, in a game against Astra Ploiești, Bumba opened the score in the 44th minute. The game ended in a 2–0 victory for Târgu Mureş, with Andrei Cordoş scoring the second goal.
In March 2012 it was confirmed by manager Maurizio Trombetta that Udinese is monitoring Bumba. In May 2012, after continuous good plays, he was included by Sport.ro in a Top 10 list of Romanian youths to watch. He was mentioned alongside names like: Vlad Morar and Nicolae Stanciu.
Bumba finished his breakthrough season at Târgu Mureş by putting in 29 appearances and scoring three goals. His good plays couldn't help his team avoid relegation to Liga II, as they finished 15th out of 18.
Loan to Roma Primavera
In the summer of 2012 Roma paid €600,000 to secure Bumbă's services on a one-year loan deal. On 6 September, after he recovered from an injury, Bumba scored a goal for Roma Primavera in the Supercoppa Primavera to help his team win the trophy.
Return to Târgu Mureș, failed move to Astra Giurgiu
In July 2013, Bumba returned to Târgu Mureș, where he found a new team, after FCM changed its name to ASA.
Hapoel Tel Aviv
|FC Baia Mare|
|FCM Târgu Mureș|
|Hapoel Tel Aviv|
In January 2012, Bumba appeared for the first time for Romania in a game against Turkmenistan. He impressed with his physical fitness, having an excellent muscular mass and stamina for his age.
- http://www.dolce-sport.ro/fotbal/fotbal-intern/video-sportul-t-rgu-mure-0-1-gol-bumba-6900/ Bumba marcheaza un gol spectaculos
- http://www.gsp.ro/fotbal/liga-1/livevideo-astra-tg-mures-0-2-bumba-44-cordos-50-318415.html Live Astra Tg. Mures
- http://www.prosport.ro/fotbal-intern/liga-1/live-text-astra-fcm-targu-mures-0-2-cordos-majoreaza-scorul-9436214 Cordos majoreaza scorul
- http://stirileprotv.ro/stiri/ardeal/super-afacere-pentru-fcm-ul-lui-lacatus.html Super deal for FCM
- http://www.sport.ro/liga-1/mega-afaceri-in-liga-i-10-pusti-magici-pentru-viitorul-nationalei-oamenii-care-merg-sa-bata-brazilia-lui.html 10 kids for the future
- http://www.soccerway.com/players/claudiu-vasile-bumba/154870/ Stats according to soccerway.com
- http://liga2.prosport.ro/special/locurile-3-din-liga-2-merg-la-baraj-castigatoarea-se-va-lupta-cu-fcm-targu-mures-pentru-un-loc-in-liga-i-9642570 Targu Mures la Baraj cu locurile 3 din Liga 2
- http://www.liga1.ro/ Liga 1 standings
- "Bumba, transferat DEFINITIV la Roma!". Gazeta Sporturilor (in Romanian). 7 September 2012. Retrieved 7 September 2012.
- "Mijlocaşul de 18 ani a cucerit primul trofeu la AS Roma: Supercupa la tineret". Gazeta Sporturilor (in Romanian). 7 September 2012. Retrieved 7 September 2012.
- "Claudiu Bumba a revenit la Târgu Mureș". citynews.ro (in Romanian). 3 August 2013.
- "Bumba – al doilea transfer al iernii pentru Astra". afcastragiurgiu.ro (in Romanian). 11 January 2015.
- "Bumba revine la ASA". asatirgumures.ro (in Romanian). 10 February 2015.
- Welcome Claudiu Bumba hapoelta-fc.co.il
- "Bumba a făcut vizita medicală! De ce nu poate evolua cu Viitorul" (in Romanian). Fanatik. 3 February 2017. Retrieved 10 April 2017.
- "Mai speră la titlu! Dinamo câștigă derby-ul cu Astra, 2-1 » Rivaldinho, omul meciului" (in Romanian). Gazeta Sporturilor. 10 April 2017. Retrieved 10 April 2017.
- "Claudiu Bumba RomanianSoccer Profile". Retrieved 18 September 2015.
- Claudiu Bumba at Soccerway
- http://www.uefa.com/teamsandplayers/players/player=250022769/profile/index.html Bumba's UEFA Competition Debut
- http://www.uefa.com/teamsandplayers/players/player=250022769/profile/index.html Bumba Romania U-19 Statistics
- http://www.sport.ro/nationala/bumba-lui-piturca-antrenorul-i-a-transmis-ca-e-noul-hagi-pustiul-e-tupeist-in-vorbe-ca-pe-teren-l-a-cerut.html Bumba lui Piturca
- http://www.prosport.ro/fotbal-intern/nationala/colegii-s-au-frecat-la-ochi-cand-l-au-vazut-baiatul-asta-e-mai-pregatit-ca-noi-piturca-socat-de-noua-bijuterie-idolul-meu-sunt-eu-9173001 Bumba is better prepared then us