Ovidiu Hoban

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Ovidiu Hoban
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Hoban playing for Hapoel Be'er Sheva in 2015
Personal information
Full name Ovidiu Ștefan Hoban
Date of birth (1982-12-27) 27 December 1982 (age 34)
Place of birth Baia Mare, Romania
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
CFR Cluj
Youth career
1992–1998 Baia Mare
1998–2002 Bihor Oradea
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2004 FK Clausen 89 (7)
2004–2005 Universitatea Craiova 1 (0)
2005 Bihor Oradea 6 (0)
2005–2011 Gaz Metan Mediaș 195 (13)
2012 Universitatea Cluj 14 (0)
2012–2014 Petrolul Ploiești 57 (4)
2014–2017 Hapoel Be'er Sheva 90 (8)
2017– CFR Cluj 0 (0)
National team
2013– Romania 27 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 June 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 11 November 2016

Ovidiu Ștefan Hoban (born 27 December 1982) is a Romanian professional footballer who plays for CFR Cluj and the Romania national team as a defensive midfielder.

International career[edit]

Hoban made his international debut against Trinidad & Tobago, playing the second half of a friendly game on 4 June 2013.[1] He scored his first international goal during the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying against Finland in an eventual 1-1 draw. He was selected in the 23-man squad for UEFA Euro 2016 and started in Romania's opening match against France before being used as a substitute in their following game against Switzerland. He started in their final match against Albania which they lost 1-0 and were eliminated from the tournament.

International goals[edit]

Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 8 October 2015 Arena Națională, Bucharest, Romania  Finland 1–1 1–1 UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

Petrolul Ploiești
Hapoel Be'er Sheva

Individual[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "România - Trinidad&Tobago 4-0". FRF.ro (in Romanian). 4 June 2013. Retrieved 5 June 2013. 
  2. ^ http://www.one.co.il/Article/16-17/1,1,3,0/290574.html?ref=hp

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