Romania men's national water polo team

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Romania
Romanian Water Polo Federation polo.jpg
Association Federaţia Română de Polo
Confederation LEN (Europe)
Head coach Adrian Vamos
Captain Cosmin Radu
FINA code ROU
Olympic Games
Appearances 9 (first in 1952)
Best result 4th place (1976)
World Championships
Appearances 11 (first in 1973)
Best result 5th place (1975)
World League
Appearances 4 (first in 2005)
Best result 6th place (2007)
World Cup
Appearances 4 (first in 1979)
Best result 5th place (2010)
European Championship
Appearances 22 (first in 1954)
Best result 4th place (1993, 2006)
Romania men's national water polo team at the 2012 Summer Olympics

The Romania men's national water polo team is the representative for Romania in international men's water polo.

Results[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

World Championship[edit]

World League[edit]

  • 2005 — Preliminary round
  • 2006 — Semifinal round
  • 2007 — 6th place
  • 2008 — Preliminary round

World Cup[edit]

European Championship[edit]

Team[edit]

Current squad[edit]

Squad for the 2016 Men's European Water Polo Championship.

No. Name Date of birth Position L/R Height Weight Club
1 Stoenescu, DragoșDragoș Stoenescu 30 May 1979 Goalkeeper R 197 cm (6 ft 6 in) 96 kg (212 lb) Romania Steaua București
2 Radu, CosminCosmin Radu (c) 9 September 1981 Centre Forward L 195 cm (6 ft 5 in) 105 kg (231 lb) Croatia Primorje
3 Negrean, TiberiuTiberiu Negrean 1 September 1988 Driver R 187 cm (6 ft 2 in) 88 kg (194 lb) Romania CSM Oradea
4 Gheorghe, MihneaMihnea Gheorghe 15 January 1994 Driver R 188 cm (6 ft 2 in) 92 kg (203 lb) Romania Steaua București
5 Oanță, NicolaeNicolae Oanță 14 August 1990 Driver R 193 cm (6 ft 4 in) 93 kg (205 lb) Romania Sportul Studenţesc
6 Busila, Dan AndreiDan Andrei Busila 10 November 1980 Driver R 202 cm (6 ft 8 in) 110 kg (240 lb) Romania Steaua București
7 Teohari, DanielDaniel Teohari 11 May 1993 Wing L 191 cm (6 ft 3 in) 85 kg (187 lb) Romania Steaua București
8 Chioveanu, MihneaMihnea Chioveanu 21 August 1987 Centre Forward R 199 cm (6 ft 6 in) 108 kg (238 lb) Romania CSM Oradea
9 Goanță, DimitriDimitri Goanță 17 July 1987 Driver R 202 cm (6 ft 8 in) 115 kg (254 lb) Romania Steaua București
10 Szabo, RolandRoland Szabo 18 September 1996 Driver R 186 cm (6 ft 1 in) 80 kg (180 lb) Romania CSM Oradea
11 Ghiban, AlexandruAlexandru Ghiban 12 October 1986 Driver R 194 cm (6 ft 4 in) 98 kg (216 lb) Romania Steaua București
12 Popoviciu, AlexAlex Popoviciu 2 August 1990 Wing R 190 cm (6 ft 3 in) 80 kg (180 lb) Romania CSM Oradea
13 Tic, MariusMarius Tic 9 September 1996 Goalkeeper R 191 cm (6 ft 3 in) 78 kg (172 lb) Romania Sportul Studenţesc
Head coach: Serbia Dejan Stanojević

Notable players[edit]

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