Ilie Datcu

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Ilie Datcu
Personal information
Date of birth (1937-07-20) 20 July 1937 (age 79)
Place of birth Bucharest, Romania[1]
Playing position Goalkeeper
Youth career
Constructorul Bucureşti
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1961–1969 Dinamo Bucureşti 166 (0)
1969–1975 Fenerbahçe 110 (0)
1975–1976 Giresunspor 20 (0)
National team
1963–1967 Romania 13 (0)
Teams managed
1976 Fenerbahçe
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Ilie Datcu (born 20 July 1937 in Bucharest) is a Romanian former football goalkeeper and coach.

Datcu most notable played for Dinamo Bucharest in Romania and Fenerbahçe in Turkey. He played between 1969-75 in Fenerbahçe squad a total of 220 matches. He won three Turkish Football League Championships. After his retirement as a player, Datcu become a coach and was active in Turkey. He discovered Turkish international goalkeeper, Rüştü Reçber whom he coached. During 2002, he worked with former Dinamo Bucharest teammate Mircea Lucescu, who appointed him as goalkeeping coach at Beşiktaş.

He also has Turkish citizenship since 1978 with the name 'İlyas Datça and is now living in Bodrum.

Club career[edit]

  • Metalul Câmpina (1955)
  • Progresul Bucureşti (1956–1958)
  • Dinamo Obor Bucureşti (1958–1961)
  • Dinamo Bucureşti (1961–1969)
  • Fenerbahçe (1969–1975)
  • Giresunspor (1975–1976)

Teams managed[edit]

Club honours[edit]

Dinamo Bucureşti


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 10 October 2012. Retrieved 2 December 2008. 

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