Valeriu Andronic

Valeriu Andronic (born 21 December 1982) is a Moldovan football manager and a former player. He is the manager of the Under-19 squad of Zimbru Chişinău.[1][2]

Valeriu Andronic
Personal information
Date of birth (1982-12-21) 21 December 1982 (age 37)
Place of birth Chișinău, Moldavian SSR, USSR
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Zimbru Chişinău (U-19 manager)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998–2000 Zimbru Chişinău 52 (20)
2000–2001 Dinamo Bucureşti 4 (0)
2001–2002 MTK Hungária 16 (0)
2002–2004 Câmpina 12 (5)
2003Dynamo Moscow (loan) 0 (0)
2004 Tiligul Tiraspol 6 (2)
2005 Metalist Kharkiv 10 (0)
2005Oryol (loan) 8 (0)
2006–2007 Politehnica Chişinău 5 (0)
2007 Progresul Bucureşti 9 (1)
2008 Inter Gaz Bucureşti 10 (0)
2008 Baltika Kaliningrad 7 (0)
2009 Bohemians Prague 18 (0)
2010 Lokomotiv Astana 28 (7)
2011–2012 SKA-Energiya Khabarovsk 22 (0)
2012 Iskra-Stal Rîbniţa 12 (1)
2013 Zimbru Chişinău 5 (0)
2013–2014 Khujand 6 (3)
2014 Veris 3 (0)
2014 Costuleni 2 (0)
2015 Malkiya Club
2015–2016 Milsami Orhei 3 (0)
2016 Petrocub Hîncești 10 (1)
2016 Academia Chișinău 9 (0)
National team
2001–2011 Moldova 35 (4)
Teams managed
2017– Zimbru Chişinău (U-19)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

CareerEdit

Andronic started his career at capital club before cross border to join FC Dinamo Bucureşti. In summer 2002, he joined MTK Hungária FC on a two-year contract.[3] In August 2003, he moved to Dynamo Moscow on loan.[4]

After he was released by MTK Hungária, he played for Tiligul Tiraspol and FC Metalist Kharkiv in 2004-05 season, before moved to Russian First Division side FC Oryol.[5] He played in the Gambrinus liga in the Czech Republic for Bohemians in 2009.[6]

International careerEdit

As age of 18, he was the member of 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification (UEFA) and played three times in the campaign.[7] He was recalled in friendly match on 6 February 2008.

Personal lifeEdit

He is cousin with Igor Andronic, and also to brothers Oleg and Gheorghe Andronic, all of them being Moldova international footballers.[8]

Valeriu is married to Angela, and they have two sons, David and Marc, and a daughter, Sabina.[9]

One of his sons, David, also is a professional foootballer, and they have played at a professional level against each other in the match Milsami Orhei 0-1 Speranța Nisporeni, on 1 November 2015.[10] This was also the first match in the Divizia Națională of Moldova when a father and his son have played against each other.[11]

Valeriu Andronic is the son of Eugenia and Mihai Andronic (born 4 January 1959). His father in his youth was a footballer, and currently is a football coach for children, coaching the junior section of CSCT Buiucani.[12][13][14] One uncle, the father of Igor, also was a footballer in his youth.[15]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2017–18 UEFA Youth League Zimbru squad". UEFA. 18 September 2017.
  2. ^ Patru jucători au părăsit Academia‚ sport1md.md, 11 November 2016
  3. ^ "Transfers: 03-10 July 2002". UEFA.com. 10 July 2002. Retrieved 29 March 2008.
  4. ^ "Transfers: 11–17 August". UEFA.com. 17 August 2003. Retrieved 29 March 2008.
  5. ^ Profile at Baltika Kaliningrad
  6. ^ Valeriu AndronicCzech First League statistics at Fotbal DNES (in Czech)
  7. ^ Valeriu AndronicFIFA competition record
  8. ^ 2008-09-12 Oleg Andronic: "Valeriu, Igor şi Gheorghe sunt rudele mele"
  9. ^ Валерий Андроник: «Семья — главная опора в моей жизни» (in Russian)
  10. ^ Speranța Nisporeni vs. Milsami 1 - 0
  11. ^ David Andronic: “A crezut cineva că Speranța va fi pe locul 4 ? Nimeni, în afară de noi înșine”
  12. ^ Mihai Andronic: Vin mereu cu plăcere și dragoste la antrenamente
  13. ^ Să ne trăiți, Mihai Andronic!
  14. ^ Profil Mihai Andronic
  15. ^ Игорь Андроник: «Не зря меня прозвали Хирургом» (in Russian)

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