Cătălin Carp (born 20 October 1993) is a Moldovan professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for Russian club FC Ufa and the Moldova national football team.

Cătălin Carp
Cătălin Carp 2018.jpg
Carp (right) with FC Ufa in 2018
Personal information
Date of birth (1993-10-20) 20 October 1993 (age 26)
Place of birth Chișinău, Moldova
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Centre back, defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
Ufa
Number 8
Youth career
2010–2012 Shakhtar Donetsk
2012–2014 Dynamo Kyiv
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014–2015 CFR Cluj 17 (0)
2015–2016 Steaua București 9 (0)
2016–2017 Viitorul Constanța 14 (0)
2017– Ufa 61 (3)
National team
2012 Moldova-19 2 (0)
2012–2014 Moldova-21 22 (4)
2013– Moldova 29 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 December 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18 November 2018

Club careerEdit

Carp made his way through the youth system of the Ukrainian football club FC Shakhtar Donetsk.[1]

In January 2012 Carp signed a three-year deal with Ukrainian Premier League side FC Dynamo Kyiv.[2]

On 27 January 2017, he joined a Russian Premier League club FC Ufa on a 3.5-year contract.[3]

International careerEdit

On 14 August 2013, Carp made his debut for the Moldova national football team in a friendly match against Andorra.[4]

Personal lifeEdit

His father, Ilie Carp, is currently a football scout and coach, who previously managed in Moldova, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan.

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of 13 May 2018
Club Season League Cup Continental Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
CFR Cluj 2014–15 Liga I 17 0 3 0 20 0
Total 17 0 3 0 20 0
Steaua București 2015–16 Liga I 9 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 13 0
Total 9 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 13 0
Viitorul Constanța 2016–17 Liga I 14 0 2 0 2 0 18 0
Total 14 0 2 0 2 0 18 0
FC Ufa 2016–17 Russian Premier League 9 0 2 0 11 0
2017–18 10 0 1 0 11 0
2018–19 24 2 0 0 5 0 2 0 31 2
2019–20 18 1 1 0 19 1
Total 61 3 4 0 5 0 2 0 72 3
Career total 101 3 11 0 7 0 4 0 123 3

International goalsEdit

As of 25 May 2016[5]
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 14 February 2015 Mardan Sports Complex, Antalya, Turkey   Romania 1–2 Loss Friendly

NotesEdit

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Steaua București

Viitorul Constanța

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Încă un transfer pentru CFR". Gazeta Sporturilor. 8 September 2014. Retrieved 8 September 2014.
  2. ^ "Cătălin Carp a semnat un contract de trei ani cu Dinamo Kiev" (in Romanian). moldfootball.com. 13 February 2014.
  3. ^ «Уфа» заключила контракт с Каталином Карпом (in Russian). FC Ufa. 27 January 2017. Archived from the original on 29 January 2017. Retrieved 27 January 2017.
  4. ^ "Încă un transfer pentru CFR". Gazeta Sporturilor. 8 September 2014. Retrieved 8 September 2014.
  5. ^ Cătălin Carp at Soccerway. Retrieved 25 May 2016.

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