Ion Haidu (footballer)

Ion Iuliu Haidu (born 1 January 1942) is a Romanian former footballer who played as a forward.[1][2]

Ion Haidu
Personal information
Full name Ion Iuliu Haidu[1]
Date of birth (1942-01-01) 1 January 1942 (age 80)[1]
Place of birth Sfântu Gheorghe, Romania[1]
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)[1]
Position(s) Forward[1]
Youth career
1956–1959 Flamura Roșie Sfântu Gheorghe
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1959–1960 CS Târgu Mureș
1960–1962 Mureșul Târgu Mureș
1962 Viitorul București 11 (5)
1963 Steagul Roșu Brașov 11 (2)
1963–1972 Dinamo București 152 (37)
1972–1975 Chimia Râmnicu Vâlcea 85 (2)
Total 259 (46)
National team
1963–1964 Romania Olympic 4 (1)
1963–1968 Romania 4 (2)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 24 January 2020

International careerEdit

Ion Haidu played four friendly games and scored two goals at international level for Romania, scoring a goal in his debut, a 3–2 victory against East Germany.[1][3][4] In his second game for the national team he scored Romania's goal in the 1–1 against Poland.[3][5] He also played four games and scored one goal for Romania's Olympic team.[3]

HonoursEdit

Dinamo București

Chimia Râmnicu Vâlcea

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k Ion Haidu at RomanianSoccer.ro (in Romanian) and StatisticsFootball.com
  2. ^ "1 decembrie 1965, Ziua națională a "câinilor": cea în care au învins dubla campioană a Europei și a lumii" [December 1, 1965, the national day of the "dogs": the one in which they defeated the double champion of Europe and the world] (in Romanian). Gsp.ro. 1 December 2019. Retrieved 24 January 2020.
  3. ^ a b c "Ion Haidu". European Football. Retrieved 24 January 2020.
  4. ^ "Romania - East Germany 3:2". European Football. Retrieved 21 July 2020.
  5. ^ "Poland - Romania 1:1". European Football. Retrieved 21 July 2020.

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