|Full name||Dorel Stoica|
|Date of birth||15 December 1978|
|Place of birth||Drobeta-Turnu Severin, Romania|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Playing position||Defensive midfielder
|Tractorul Cetate (player-manager)|
|2013||CS Turnu Severin||12||(1)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 June 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 4 February 2014
He started his career with Extensiv Craiova in 2003. A year later, he moved to FC Caracal. In 2005, Stoica was transferred to Universitatea Craiova where he made his breakthrough in Romanian football. Later, he became captain of Universitatea and was called to the national team. On 5 January 2010, his move to Saudi Arabian side Al-Ettifaq was made official by both clubs. He signed a 6-months contract, with a monthly payment of €30,000.
After only two months playing for Steaua he was sold back to Universitatea Craiova, because coach Victor Piţurcă resigned before round three of the new season and the new coach Ilie Dumitrescu no longer needed his services.
Following Universitatea Craiova's disaffiliation, Stoica became free agent and joined Dinamo Bucureşti, on a two-year contract, entering the list of footballers who played for the great rivals Steaua and Dinamo. In the summer of 2012, he was released from Dinamo by mutual agreement. He played for giants 10 caps and score 1 goal,in a match against FC Vaslui. He won with the team the Romanian Cup in May 2012.
CS Turnu Severin
On February 2013 he was transferred to CS Turnu Severin. He was released in summer of 2013.
Back to Universitatea Craiova
On July 2013, the 34-year-old Stoica returned to Universitatea Craiova, the club where he spent the majority of his career.
- Scores and results list Romania's goal tally first. "Score" column indicates the score after the player's goal.
|1.||28 March 2009||Stadionul Farul, Constanţa, Romania||Serbia||2–3||2–3||FIFA World Cup 2010 Qualifying|
- Dinamo Bucuresti
- Romanian Cup (1): 2011-12
- "TRANSFER. Dorel Stoica la Dinamo". fcdinamo.ro. 2011-08-01.
- "Multumim, Adrian Scarlatache, Iulian Tames si Dorel Stoica!". fcdinamo.ro. 2012-05-26.