Sorin Cârțu (born 12 November 1955) is a former football striker and football coach. Cârțu won two Romanian Championships and four Romanian Cups with Universitatea Craiova. As a coach, he succeeded to win in the 1990–91 season with Universitatea Craiova both trophies in Romania, Liga I and the Romanian Cup.
Sorin Cârțu in 1995
|Date of birth||12 November 1955|
|Place of birth||Cornu, Romania|
|1974–1976||→ Electroputere Craiova (loan)||51||(16)|
|1986–1988||→ Electroputere Craiova (loan)||31||(11)|
|1991–1992||FC U Craiova|
|1995–1996||FC U Craiova|
|2002–2003||FC U Craiova|
|2008–2009||Pandurii Târgu Jiu|
|2010||Pandurii Târgu Jiu|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
During CFR's Champions League tie against Swiss Super League champions FC Basel at St. Jakob-Park, Cârțu destroyed a section of the dugout with his foot after his side conceded a 75th-minute goal. After the match, CFR Cluj sacked Cârțu, citing his behaviour in the game as the reason behind his dismissal.