Francisc Vaștag

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Francisc Vaştag (Romanian pronunciation: [ˈfrant͡ʃisk ˈvaʃtaɡ] (About this soundlisten); born 26 November 1969) is a retired Romanian boxer who won three world amateur titles between 1989 and 1995, in the welterweight and light middleweight categories. He competed at the 1988, 1992 and 1996 Olympics reaching quarterfinals in 1992.[1] After retiring from competitions he coached the national boxing team.[2] His son, Andrei Vaștag, is a football player who played for Liga I side FC Dinamo București, among other teams.[3][4]

Francisc Vaștag
Francisc Vaștag 1995.jpg
Vaștag in 1995
Personal information
BornReşiţa, Romania[1]
Height176 cm (5 ft 9 in)


  1. ^ a b Francisc Vaștag Archived 21 December 2009 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Francisc VASTAG.
  3. ^ "VIDEO Francisc Vaştag şi-a încurajat din tribună fiul la meciul de aseară: "Ca boxer ajungi mai uşor la Mondiale"" [VIDEO Francisc Vaştag encouraged his son son in the tribune last night: "As a boxer you get easier to the World Cup"] (in Romanian). Retrieved 7 October 2017.
  4. ^ "Andrei, fiul lui Francisc Vaştag, şi-a dat jos mănuşile de box pentru o calificare la turneul final: În ring la Euro" [Andrei, the son of Francisc Vashtag, took down his boxing gloves for a final tournament qualification: In the ring at the Euro] (in Romanian). Retrieved 7 October 2017.