Tănase playing for FCSB in 2017
|Full name||Florin Lucian Tănase|
|Date of birth||30 December 1994|
|Place of birth||Găești, Romania|
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|2000–2010||LPS Viitorul Pitești|
|2013–2014||→ Voluntari (loan)||12||(1)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 August 2019|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 14 November 2017
On 8 August 2016, FC Steaua București signed Tănase on a five-year deal for a reported €1.5 million, with his former club being entitled to 25% of a future transfer fee. He was assigned the number 10 jersey and scored four days later on his debut for the Roș-albaștrii, his goal helping to a 2–0 away victory over FC Botoșani.
Style of playEdit
Tănase is a versatile footballer who is capable of playing in several positions along the front-line, but has stated that he prefers to be a number 10. Former Romanian international Gheorghe Hagi regarded him as one of the most promising talents of his generation.
- As of 11 July 2019
- As of 14 November 2017
- "Povestea lui Tănase, decarul dorit de Steaua. EXCLUSIV - Puştiul din Găeşti, şcolit la Piteşti, şi-a fixat ţinta: "Îmi doresc să joc la EURO 2016"" [Tănase's life story. EXCLUSIVE - The kid from Găeşti, schooled at Piteşti, set his target: "I wish to play at Euro 2016"] (in Romanian). ProSport. 11 May 2014. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
- "Tănase e al Stelei! "M-a transpirat la negocieri". Clauză uriaşă de reziliere" [Tănase is a Steaua player! "He exhausted me during negotiations". Incredible buyout clause] (in Romanian). Digi Sport. 8 August 2016.
- "UPDATE | Florin Tănase a semnat cu Steaua pe 5 ani. Primele imagini și reacții: "Steaua este un club uriaș". Cine este noul transfer al vicecampioanei și ce număr va purta" [UPDATE | Florin Tănase signed a five-year contract with Steaua. First images and reactions: "Steaua is a great club". Who is the vice-champion's newest transfer and the number he will wear] (in Romanian). Dolce Sport. 9 August 2016.
- "Debut perfect pentru Tănase! A înscris la primul său meci la Steaua: "Sunt foarte fericit"" [Perfect debut for Tănase! He scored at his first Steaua match: "I am very happy!"] (in Romanian). Digi Sport. 12 August 2016. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
- "Plzeň 1–4 FCSB". UEFA.com. 2 August 2017. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
- "Albania football team lost to Romania 0:1, 31 May 2014". European Football. Retrieved 9 Jun 2014.
- "Tănase și-a găsit poziția, după al doilea gol la Steaua: "Cel mai bine mă simt ca număr 10"" [Tănase found his place, after his second goal at Steaua: "I feel the best as a number 10"] (in Romanian). DigiSport. 18 September 2016. Retrieved 25 September 2016.
- "Hagi se umflă-n pene şi susţine că Steaua a dat lovitura pe piaţa transferurilor: "E cel mai bun din România, n-am niciun dubiu"" [Hagi is proud and says that Steaua made a big deal on the transfer market: "He is the best in Romania, I have no doubt"] (in Romanian). ProSport. 13 August 2016. Retrieved 13 August 2016.
- "Simularea grosolană a lui Florin Tănase, penalizată" [Tănase's awful dive, booked] (in Romanian). DigiSport. 17 August 2015. Retrieved 2 June 2019.
- "FC Voluntari se revolta dupa infrangerea cu FCSB: Stie o tara intreaga ce se intampla" [FC Voluntari revolts after the defeat against FCSB: The whole country knows what is happening] (in Romanian). Ziare. 17 July 2017. Retrieved 2 June 2019.
He is always given a penalty, even if the wind blows a little...
- "Campionul simulărilor s-a retras! Ce a făcut Florin Tănase la meciul cu Hermannstadt" [The champion of dives has retired! What did Florin Tănase do in the match against Hermannstadt]. Gazeta Sporturilor (in Romanian). 11 February 2019. Retrieved 2 June 2019.
- "F. Tănase". Soccerway. Retrieved 3 August 2017.
- "Florin Tănase". European Football. Retrieved 13 August 2016.
- "Florin Tănase a câştigat trofeul Fotbalistul lunii în decembrie. A încheiat în forţă 2017" [Florin Tănase won the Player of the Month trophy for December. He ended the year 2017 in great shape] (in Romanian). Digi Sport. 22 December 2017. Retrieved 24 December 2017.