Romania’s Euro 2016 squad, schedule and journey analysed!
Romania squad for Euro 2016. Romania’s road to the European Championship was completed after they won five and played five draws in the qualifying stage. Some of the team’s main players are undoubtedly Vlad Chiricheş and Gabriel Torje with the latter given the nickname of the ‘Romanian Messi’.
Here you can read more about the formation of Romania for the European Championships in 2016 in France and which players in the Romania national football team as part of Romania’s European Championship squad in 2016.
Romania’s Euro 2016 squad
National coach Anghel Iordănescu has probably not had any problems with choosing the Romanian squad for the UEFA European Football Championship 2016 in France. The Romania squad for the European Football Championship 2016 is now established. Romania’s European Championship squad contained some positive surprises. Iordănescu’s squad includes players from the Premier League Süper Lig and the domestic league. In Romania’s European Championship squad in 2016, we find the majority of players from the Romanian league, but the squad is also a part of foreign professionals who form the core of the squad. These players will probably be the ones that ultimately form the starting line-ups.
- Odds to Romania wins Championships (winning odds): 251.00
- Odds that Romania continues from the group: 1.66
- Odds to win Group Romania: 9.00
- Odds to Romania comes last in the group: 3.40
ROMANIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS SQUAD IN FOOTBALL IN 2016
Euro 2016 group: Group A
UEFA ranking: 15 in the UEFA rankings
Coach: Anghel Iordănescu
Here are all the players involved in the Romanian preliminary European Championship squad . Romania’s European Championship squad consists of 25 outfield players and three goalkeepers. Below are the players who are Romania’s best footballers and will to try to win the European Championship gold for their country:
Goalkeepers: Ciprian Tatarusanu (Fiorentina), Costel Pantilimon (Watford), Silviu Lung (Astra)
Defenders: Cristian Sapunaru (Pandurii Targu-Jiu), Alexandru Matel (Dinamo Zagreb), Vlad Chiriches (Napoli), Valerica Gaman (Astra), Dragos Grigore (Al Sailiya), Cosmin Moti (Ludogorets), Razvan Rat (Rayo Vallecano), Steliano Filip (Dinamo Bucharest)
Midfielder : Mihai Pintilii (Steaua Bucharest), Ovidiu Hoban (Hapoel Be’er Sheva), Andrei Prepelita (Ludogorets), Adrian Popa (Steaua Bucharest), Gabriel Torje (Osmanlispor), Alexandru Chipciu (Steaua Bucharest), Nicolae Stanciu (Steaua Bucharest), Lucian Sanmartean (Al Ittihad)
Forwards: Claudiu Keseru (Ludogorets), Bogdan Stancu (Genclerbirligi), Florin Andone (Cordoba), Denis Alibec (Astra)
ROMANIA’S TOP SCORER IN EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIERS (INCLUDING QUALIFYING AND PLAYOFF):
Constantin Budescu, Paul Papp, Bogdan Stancu: 2 goals
Romania’s European Championship matches in France
When Romania play their first match in the European Championship 2016: Romania’s first European Cup match is against France June 10, 2016 at 21:00 at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis. European Championships 2016 is opened with this match, which is also France’s first match in this summer’s European Championship tournament. Romania’s next match in the European Football Championship 2016 is June 17, 2016 at 18:00 against Switzerland at the Stade de Lyonin Lyon.
Which teams have Romania in their European Championship group? Romania play in the European Championship Group Group A. The team that plays in Group A in addition to Romania,Albania, France and Switzerland .
For dates and game times for the matches against Romania, France, Switzerland and Albania see Romania gaming in the group stage, read our Euro 2016 schedule article! There you will find all the information you need to know about Romania’s games in the European Football Championship 2016!