Adrian Mutu
Get Adrian Mutu essential facts below. View Videos or join the Adrian Mutu discussion. Add Adrian Mutu to your PopFlock.com topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
Adrian Mutu

Adrian Mutu
Adrian Mutu 2.jpg
Mutu playing for Fiorentina in 2007
Personal information
Full name Adrian Mutu[1]
Date of birth (1979-01-08) 8 January 1979 (age 41)[1]
Place of birth C?line?ti, Romania
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position(s) Forward, winger
Club information
Current team
Romania U21 (manager)
Youth career
1987-1996 Arge? Pite?ti
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1996-1998 Arge? Pite?ti 41 (11)
1998-1999 Dinamo Bucure?ti 35 (22)
1999-2000 Internazionale 10 (0)
2000-2002 Verona 57 (17)
2002-2003 Parma 31 (18)
2003-2004 Chelsea 27 (6)
2005-2006 Juventus 33 (7)
2006-2011 Fiorentina 112 (54)
2011-2012 Cesena 28 (8)
2012-2014 Ajaccio 37 (11)
2014 Petrolul Ploie?ti 14 (4)
2015-2016 Pune City 10 (4)
2016 Târgu Mure? 4 (0)
Total 439 (160)
National team
1995 Romania U16 2 (0)
1996-1997 Romania U18 14 (8)
1998-2000 Romania U21 12 (6)
2000-2013 Romania 77 (35)
Teams managed
2018 Voluntari
2018-2019 Al Wahda U21
2019- Romania U21
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Adrian Mutu (Romanian pronunciation: [adri'an 'mutu] ; born 8 January 1979) is a Romanian football coach and former player who is currently the coach of the Romania national under-21 team. During his playing career, he was deployed as an attacking midfielder or a forward.

Mutu started his career playing two years for Arge? Pite?ti and half a season for Dinamo Bucure?ti, before joining Internazionale in Italy midway through the 1999-2000 Serie A. After only ten games with the Nerazzurri, he left for Hellas Verona and then Parma, for which he scored 39 goals in the next three years. His excellent form brought him a EUR22.5 million transfer to Chelsea. Following a failed drug test, he was released and returned to Serie A to join Juventus. After the 2006 Italian football scandal and the relegation of Juventus to Serie B, Mutu decided to join Fiorentina, where he played consistently for the next five years. He then had a season at Cesena and French club Ajaccio before returning to his native country with Petrolul Ploie?ti in 2014. After two more brief spells with Pune City and ASA Târgu Mure?, Mutu retired from professional football in 2016.

A controversial figure off the field, Mutu received widespread attention following a positive test for cocaine while playing for Chelsea in 2005, which resulted in his immediate release from the club, a subsequent 7 month ban from the Football Association, and Mutu later being ordered to pay £15.2 million in damages to his former employers, the largest financial penalty in FIFA history.[2] He has unsuccessfully tried to appeal the fine numerous times, and was banned for a second time in 2010 following a positive test for sibutramine while at Fiorentina.

From his international debut in 2000, Mutu played 77 matches for the Romanian national team and scored 35 goals, a joint record alongside Gheorghe Hagi. He was included in the country's squads at the European Championship in 2000 and 2008. A four-time winner of the Romanian Footballer of the Year award, only Gheorghe Popescu and Gheorghe Hagi have received the award more times, with six and seven wins respectively.

Club career

Early career

Mutu began his professional career with Arge? Pite?ti and Dinamo Bucure?ti.[3]

Verona

In 2000, Mutu was sold by Inter to Verona in co-ownership deal,[4] for 7,500 million lire (EUR3,873,427).[5] The Veneto side also signed Massimo Oddo, Mauro Camoranesi (later a teammate at Juventus), and young rising star Alberto Gilardino (later a teammate at Fiorentina) that season. As Verona faced fellow strugglers Bari on matchday 18 in February 2001, Mutu came off the bench with Verona down a man and trailing 0-1 and scored two goals, inspiring Verona to a 3-2 victory.[6] The club narrowly avoided relegation through winning the relegation tie-breaker playoffs. In June 2001, Verona bought Mutu outright, for 5,100 million lire. (EUR2,633,930)[5][7][8]

Parma

In the 2002-03 season, Mutu was loaned to Parma with the option to purchase him outright.[9]

Chelsea

On 12 August 2003, Chelsea paid Parma EUR22.5m (around £15.8m) for Mutu's transfer as part of new owner Roman Abramovich's spending spree, on a five-year contract.[10][11][12] He made his debut 11 days later, and scored the winning goal from distance in a 2-1 home victory against Leicester City,[13] and with two in a 4-2 win at Stamford Bridge against Tottenham Hotspur on 13 September, he totalled four goals in his opening three games.[14]

In the 2004-05 season, Mutu had a difficult relationship with the club's new manager José Mourinho, with each accusing the other of lying about whether the player was injured for a 2006 World Cup qualifying match against the Czech Republic.[15] In September 2004, Mutu was banned from football for 7 months until May 2005 after testing positive for cocaine use.[16]

Breach of contract issue

Chelsea started to seek compensation from Mutu in early 2005.[12][17]The Football Association Premier League Appeals Committee decided that the player had committed a breach of his contract without just cause[12] which made Chelsea eligible to claim the compensation.[18] Mutu started his first appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in April 2005 but the case was dismissed in December 2005.[12] On 11 May 2006, Chelsea applied to FIFA for an award of compensation against Mutu. In particular, the club requested that the FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber (DRC) award compensation to the club following Mutu's breaching the employment contract without just cause.[12] However, on 26 October, the DRC decided that it did not have jurisdiction to make a decision in the dispute and that the claim by the club was therefore not admissible.[12] On 22 December, Chelsea lodged a new appeal before the CAS seeking the annulment of the DRC's decision. On 21 May 2007, a CAS panel allowed the club's appeal, set aside the DRC's decision, and referred the matter back to the DRC, "which does have jurisdiction to determine and impose the appropriate sporting sanction and/or order for compensation, if any, arising out of the dispute" between the Club and the Player,"[12]

On 7 May 2008, the FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber ordered Mutu to pay EUR17,173,990 in compensation to his former club, Chelsea FC, for breach of contract.[19][20] This included EUR16,500,000 for the unamortised portion of the transfer fee paid to Parma, EUR307,340 for the unamortised portion of the sign-on fee (received by Mutu), and EUR366,650 for the unamortised portion of the fee to the Agent, but was not to take into account the determination of the damages for the amounts already paid by the club to the player (consideration for services rendered) or the remaining value of the employment contract (valued at EUR10,858,500). Mutu had to pay within 30 days after being informed of the decision in August 2008.[12] Mutu lodged an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport for the second time,[21] but on 31 July 2009, that court dismissed his appeal,[19] and Mutu was ordered to pay Chelsea the amount plus interest of 5% p.a. starting on 12 September 2008 until the effective date of payment; the matter was submitted to the FIFA Disciplinary Committee for its determination. In addition, Mutu had to pay the costs of arbitration for both parties, including CHF 50,000 to Chelsea.[12] The fine was the highest ever levied by FIFA.[22]

Mutu could have been banned from football by FIFA if he did not pay the fine[23] although some lawyers disputed this.[24] Mutu started his third appeal, this time to the Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland, in October 2009,[] but on 14 June 2010 this appeal was also dismissed with Mutu again being ordered to pay Chelsea EUR17m in damages.[25][26] In 2013, FIFA DRC decided in a new ruling that Livorno and Juventus were also jointly liable to pay compensation; both clubs immediately appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport.[27] On 21 January 2015 the Court of Arbitration for Sport annulled the FIFA DRC ruling; Mutu remained the sole party to pay the compensation.[28]

In 2018, European Court of Human Rights rejected Mutu's appeal against CAS 2015 ruling.[29]

Juventus

Mutu signed a five-year contract with the Italian club Juventus on 12 January 2005, despite still being banned from football until 18 May. As Juventus had no available room to buy another non-EU player from abroad, the move also involved fellow Serie A club Livorno, who signed the player and contemporaneously sold him to Juventus.[30][31]

Fiorentina

Mutu with Fiorentina during their 2007-08 season.

On 8 July 2006, Fiorentina announced that they had signed Mutu for EUR8 million.[32]

In July 2008, A.S. Roma made a reported EUR18 to 20 million offer to sign him outright,[33][34] but Mutu hinted that he may remain in Florence[35] and eventually signed a new contract reported last to 2012.[36]

On 29 January 2010, it was reported that Mutu failed a doping test after a Coppa Italia match against Lazio match nine days earlier, in which he scored twice in to help Fiorentina win 3-2. The INOC was requested to hand Mutu a one-year ban by the Italian anti-doping prosecutor.[37] He eventually received a nine-month ban on 19 April, which was later reduced to six months and ended on 29 October. After the ban finished, Mutu was suspended by the club due to breach of contract (AWOL) on 7 January 2011.[38] After such events, Mutu publicly apologised to the club and parted company with his agent Victor Becali;[39][40] on 3 February 2011 Fiorentina announced the player was reinstated into the first team with immediate effect.[41]

Later career

On 23 June 2011, it was officially announced that Cesena had signed Mutu on a two-year contract.[42] On 15 January, Mutu scored two goals versus Novara and took his tally to 101 goals in Serie A. After a couple of unconvincing games, on 11 April, Mutu scored a goal against Genoa, to eventually earn a draw for Cesena.[43]

In the summer of 2012, after Cesena relegated from Serie A, the two parties ended the contract by mutual consent.[44]

After his release from Cesena, Mutu signed a new contract with AC Ajaccio of the French Ligue 1 on 28 August 2012. He said that he favoured the Italian culture on Corsica, dismissed claims that he was preparing for retirement, and stated that he would score more goals than Zlatan Ibrahimovi? of Paris Saint-Germain. Club president Alain Orsoni said that Mutu was the highest-profile player to come to Corsica since Johnny Rep joined SC Bastia in 1978.[45]

After his previous season's goal haul was enough to keep Ajaccio in Ligue 1, Mutu's second season saw him play just 9 games and not score, before terminating his contract on 14 January 2014 alongside compatriot ?tefan Popescu.[46]

Later that day he was presented at Petrolul Ploie?ti in front of 10,000 fans. He was signed by his former international teammate, Cosmin Contra.[47] In the summer of 2014, Mutu scored both home and away against Viktoria Plze? in the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round, a double which Petrolul impressively won 5-2 on aggregate.[48]

On 26 September 2014, Petrolul announced that the club had ended the contract between the two parties.[49]

On 30 July 2015, Mutu signed as the marquee player of Indian Super League club FC Pune City.[50]

In January 2016, Mutu returned to Romania with ASA 2013 Târgu Mure?, having been assured by national manager Anghel Iord?nescu that he could have a place in the UEFA Euro 2016 squad if he played in a better league than India's.[51]

International career

Euro 2008

Mutu scored Romania's only goal of Euro 2008 in the 55th minute of their second match against Italy, however in the same match he had a second-half penalty saved by Italian goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon, which could have sent Italy out of the competition and would have guaranteed Romania a spot in the quarter finals. The game finished 1-1.[52]

Since 2009, Romania's national team coach R?zvan Lucescu has had reservations about calling him up, because Mutu was revealed to be consuming alcohol after a match with Serbia in World Cup 2010 Qualifications. Because of poor results and fan pressure, R?zvan Lucescu was forced to call him up again.[53] Mutu scored a brace in his first game back, a 3-1 win over Luxembourg on 29 March 2011, Romania's first win of the qualifiers.[54] He also scored once in the next game, a 3-0 win over Bosnia and Herzegovina on 3 June 2011.[55]

International ban

On 11 August 2011, Mutu and his teammate Gabriel Tama? were excluded[56] from the Romanian national team after they were found drinking at a bar on the night of 10 August, while their teammates were playing in a friendly match against San Marino.[56] However, after only three games, their suspension was lifted. On 21 November 2013, Mutu was barred from playing on the national team after he posted an image of manager Victor Pi?urc? as Mr. Bean on Facebook.[57]

Managerial career

Mutu began his managerial career in April 2018 when he was appointed as manager of Romanian Liga I club Voluntari, signing a two-year contract following the departure of former manager Claudiu Niculescu.[58] However, his tenure lasted just two months. Although he managed to save the club from relegation, winning a play-off against Chindia Târgovi?te, the club's board of directors chose to fire Mutu on 14 June. Club president Dan Leasa disagreed with the board's decision and also left the club.[59]

In July 2018, Mutu was signed by United Arab Emirates club Al Wahda to be the manager of their reserve team.[60]

Style of play

A highly skilful and creative player, with an eye for goal, who was, however, troubled by off-field issues throughout his career, Mutu was capable of playing in several offensive positions, and was used as a supporting forward, as a main striker, as a winger, and also as an attacking midfielder, due to his ability to both score and assist goals. Often compared to compatriot Gheorghe Hagi, in his prime, Mutu was a quick and mobile player, with excellent technical skills and dribbling ability, and was also an accurate set-piece and penalty-kick taker. Despite his talent, he was often prone to injury and accused of inconsistency throughout his career, and was also notorious for his poor work-rate, temperamental character, and behaviour on the pitch; because of this, he was often regarded as not having lived up to his true potential.[61][62][63]

Personal life

Mutu was in a relationship with Israeli model and actress Moran Atias during the early 2000s.[64]

Career statistics

Club

[65][66]

Club Season League Cup League Cup Continental Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Arge? Pite?ti 1996-97 Divizia A 5 0 -- -- -- -- 5 0
1997-98 21 4 -- -- -- -- 21 4
1998-99 15 7 -- -- 6[a] 3 -- 21 10
Total 41 11 -- -- 6 3 -- 47 14
Dinamo Bucure?ti 1998-99 Divizia A 17 4 0 0 -- -- -- 17 4
1999-2000 18 18 3 3 -- 4[a] 4 -- 25 25
Total 35 22 3 3 -- 4 4 -- 42 29
Inter Milan 1999-2000 Serie A 10 0 4 2 -- -- -- 14 2
Hellas Verona 2000-01 Serie A 25 5 1 1 -- -- -- 26 6
2001-02 32 12 2 0 -- -- -- 34 12
Total 57 17 3 1 -- -- -- 60 18
Parma 2002-03 Serie A 31 18 1 0 -- 4[a] 4 -- 36 22
Chelsea 2003-04 Premier League 25 6 3 3 1 0 7[b] 1 -- 36 10
2004-05 2 0 -- -- -- -- 2 0
Total 27 6 3 3 1 0 7 1 -- 38 10
Juventus 2004-05 Serie A 1 0 -- -- -- -- 1 0
2005-06 32 7 4 3 -- 8[b] 1 1[c] 0 45 11
Total 33 7 4 3 -- 8 1 1 0 46 11
Fiorentina 2006-07 Serie A 33 16 2 1 -- -- -- 35 17
2007-08 29 17 1 0 -- 10[a] 6 -- 40 23
2008-09 19 13 1 0 -- 9[d] 2 -- 29 15
2009-10 11 4 2 4 -- 6[b] 3 -- 19 11
2010-11 20 4 -- -- -- -- 20 4
Total 112 54 6 5 -- 25 11 -- 143 70
Cesena 2011-12 Serie A 28 8 1 0 -- -- -- 29 8
Ajaccio 2012-13 Ligue 1 28 11 -- -- -- -- 28 11
2013-14 9 0 -- -- -- -- 9 0
Total 37 11 -- -- -- -- 37 11
Petrolul Ploie?ti 2013-14 Liga I 8 2 -- -- -- -- 8 2
2014-15 6 2 1 0 -- 6[a] 2 -- 13 4
Total 14 4 1 0 -- 6 2 -- 21 6
Pune City 2015 Indian Super League 10 4 -- -- -- -- 10 4
Târgu Mure? 2015-16 Liga I 4 0 1 0 -- -- -- 5 0
Career total 439 160 27 17 1 0 60 26 1 0 528 203
Notes
  1. ^ a b c d e Appearances in UEFA Cup / UEFA Europa League
  2. ^ a b c Appearances in UEFA Champions League
  3. ^ Appearance in Supercoppa Italiana
  4. ^ Seven appearances and two goals in UEFA Champions League, two appearances in UEFA Cup

International

As of 28 March 2017[67]
National team Year Apps Goals Ratio
Romania
2000 11 1 0.09
2001 6 0 0.00
2002 6 1 0.16
2003 10 7 0.70
2004 5 4 0.80
2005 5 5 1.00
2006 6 3 0.50
2007 9 6 0.66
2008 7 2 0.28
2009 2 0 0.00
2010 0 0 0.00
2011 5 5 1.00
2012 3 0 0.00
2013 2 1 0.50
Total 77 35 0.45

International goals

Scores and results list Romania's goal tally first. Score column indicates score after each Mutu goal.[68]

Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 26 April 2000 Stadionul Farul, Constan?a, Romania  Cyprus 1-0 2-0 Friendly
2 17 April 2002 Zdzislaw Krzyszkowiak Stadium, Bydgoszcz, Poland  Poland 2-0 2-1
3 29 March 2003 Stadionul Na?ional, Bucharest, Romania  Denmark 1-0 2-5 UEFA Euro 2004 qualification
4 7 June 2003 Bilino Polje Stadium, Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina  Bosnia and Herzegovina 1-0 2-0
5 20 August 2003 Shakhtar Stadium, Donetsk, Ukraine  Ukraine 1-0 2-0 Friendly
6 2-0
7 6 September 2003 Astra Stadium, Ploie?ti, Romania  Luxembourg 1-0 4-0 UEFA Euro 2004 qualification
8 10 September 2003 Parken Stadium, Copenhagen, Denmark  Denmark 1-1 2-2
9 11 October 2003 Stadionul Dinamo, Bucharest, Romania  Japan 1-0 1-1 Friendly
10 18 February 2004 GSZ Stadium, Larnaca, Cyprus  Georgia 1-0 3-0
11 2-0
12 18 August 2004 Stadionul Giule?ti, Bucharest, Romania  Finland 1-0 2-1 2006 FIFA World Cup qualification
13 4 September 2004 Stadionul Ion Oblemenco, Craiova, Romania  Macedonia 2-1 2-1
14 17 August 2005 Stadionul Farul, Constan?a, Romania  Andorra 1-0 2-0
15 2-0
16 3 September 2005 Stadionul Farul, Constan?a, Romania  Czech Republic 1-0 2-0
17 2-0
18 8 October 2005 Helsinki Olympic Stadium, Helsinki, Finland  Finland 1-0 1-0
19 16 August 2006 Stadionul Farul, Constan?a, Romania  Cyprus 1-0 2-0 Friendly
20 6 September 2006 Qemal Stafa Stadium, Tirana, Albania  Albania 2-0 2-0 UEFA Euro 2008 qualification
21 7 October 2006 Stadionul Steaua, Bucharest, Romania  Belarus 1-0 3-1
22 7 February 2007 Stadionul Na?ional, Bucharest, Romania  Moldova 2-0 2-0 Friendly
23 28 March 2007 Stadionul Ceahl?ul, Piatra Neam?, Romania  Luxembourg 1-0 3-0 UEFA Euro 2008 qualification
24 6 June 2007 Stadionul Dan P?ltini?anu, Timi?oara, Romania  Luxembourg 1-0 2-0
25 22 August 2007 Stadionul Na?ional, Bucharest, Romania  Turkey 2-0 2-0 Friendly
26 8 September 2007 Dinamo Stadium, Minsk, Belarus  Belarus 1-0 3-1 UEFA Euro 2008 qualification
27 3-1
28 31 May 2008 Stadionul Na?ional, Bucharest, Romania  Turkey 1-0 4-0 Friendly
29 13 June 2008 Letzigrund, Zürich, Switzerland  Italy 1-0 1-1 UEFA Euro 2008
30 29 March 2011 Stadionul Ceahl?ul, Piatra Neam?, Romania  Luxembourg 1-1 3-0 UEFA Euro 2012 qualification
31 2-1
32 3 June 2011 Stadionul Giule?ti, Bucharest, Romania  Bosnia and Herzegovina 1-0 3-0
33 7 October 2011 Stadionul Na?ional, Bucharest, Romania  Belarus 1-0 2-2
34 2-1
35 22 March 2013 Ferenc Puskás Stadium, Budapest, Hungary  Hungary 1-1 2-2 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification

Managerial statistics

As of 13 June 2018[69]
Team From To Record
G W D L GF GA GD Win %
Romania Voluntari 15 April 2018 14 June 2018 11 3 3 5 11 14 -3 027.27
Total 11 3 3 5 11 14 -3 027.27

Honours

Club

Juventus

Individual

Achievements

The second player to score in European competitions with seven different teams.[75]

References

  1. ^ a b "Adrian Mutu". Barry Hugman's Footballers.
  2. ^ http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/football/teams/c/chelsea/8178248.stm
  3. ^ Adrian Mutu at RomanianSoccer.ro (in Romanian) and StatisticsFootball.com
  4. ^ "MUTU-VERONA: FIRMA PER COMPROPRIETA'" (in Italian). FC Internazionale Milano. 9 July 2000. Retrieved 2009.
  5. ^ a b FC Internazionale Milano SpA Report and Accounts on 30 June 2001 (in Italian)
  6. ^ Parks 2003, 296
  7. ^ Hellas Verona FC SpA bilancio (financial report and accounts) on 30 June 2001, PDF purchased from Italian C.C.I.A.A. (in Italian)
  8. ^ "APERTE LE BUSTE: MUTU GIALLOBLU'". Hellas Verona FC (in Italian). 30 June 2001. Retrieved 2010.
  9. ^ "CALCIOMERCATO: COMUNICATO UFFICIALE". Hellas Verona FC (in Italian). 31 August 2002. Retrieved 2010.
  10. ^ "Mutu completes Chelsea switch". BBC Sport. 12 August 2003. Retrieved 2009.
  11. ^ "Mutu makes it seven". UEFA. 12 August 2003. Retrieved 2009.
  12. ^ a b c d e f g h i "CAS 2008/A/1644 Adrian Mutu v/ Chelsea Football Club Limited: ARBITRAL AWARD delivered by the COURT OF ARBITRATION FOR SPORT" (PDF). Court of Arbitration for Sport. 31 July 2009. Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 July 2011. Retrieved 2009.
  13. ^ "Mutu strike downs Foxes". BBC Sport. 23 August 2003. Retrieved 2019.
  14. ^ MacInnes, Paul (15 September 2003). "Mutu the tank engine keeps master's train set steaming". The Guardian. BBC Sport. Retrieved 2019.
  15. ^ "Mutu hits out at Mourinho". BBC Sport. 6 October 2004. Retrieved 2010.
  16. ^ "Fiorentina's Adrian Mutu given nine-month ban for second failed drugs test". Goal.com. 19 April 2010. Retrieved 2018.
  17. ^ "Mutu contests compensation ruling". BBC Sport. 13 May 2005. Retrieved 2009.
  18. ^ "Regulations for the Status and Transfer of Players (2001 edition)" (PDF). FIFA. Archived from the original (PDF) on 11 November 2012. Retrieved 2009.
  19. ^ a b "The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) dismisses Adrian Mutu's appeal". Court of Arbitration for Sport. 31 July 2009. Archived from the original (PDF) on 3 December 2013. Retrieved 2009.
  20. ^ "DRC reaches decision on Mutu". FIFA. 15 August 2008. Archived from the original on 11 May 2009. Retrieved 2009.
  21. ^ "Mutu lodges appeal over damages". BBC Sport. 5 September 2008. Retrieved 2009.
  22. ^ "Mutu loses appeal over huge fine". BBC Sport. 31 July 2009. Retrieved 2009.
  23. ^ "FIFA Disciplinary Code (2009 edition" (PDF). FIFA. 20 December 2008. Archived from the original (PDF) on 7 April 2009. Retrieved 2009.
  24. ^ "Adrian Mutu Unlikely To Be Banned - Italian Lawyer". goal.com. 29 August 2009. Archived from the original on 2 October 2009. Retrieved 2009.
  25. ^ "Mutu must pay Chelsea euro17M damages in cocaine case". USA Today. 14 June 2010.
  26. ^ "Urteil vom 10. Juni 2010 (4A_458/2009) Bundesgericht weist Beschwerde des Fussballspielers Adrian Mutu ab" (PDF) (in German). Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland. 14 June 2010. Archived from the original (PDF) on 7 July 2010. Retrieved 2010.
  27. ^ "Juventus FC / Livorno Calcio / Chelsea / FIFA - compensation dispute". CAS. 31 October 2013. Archived from the original on 2 December 2013. Retrieved 2013.
  28. ^ "CAS 2013/A/3365 Juventus FC v. Chelsea FC; CAS 2013/A/3366 A.S. Livorno Calcio S.p.A. v. Chelsea FC" (PDF) (in Italian). Court of Arbitration for Sport. 21 January 2015. Retrieved 2015.
  29. ^ https://www.bbc.com/sport/football/45719451
  30. ^ "Spinelli: "Un favore In cambio 2 giovani"" (in Italian). La Gazzetta dello Sport. 19 January 2005. Retrieved 2009.
  31. ^ "Via libera a Mutu dall' Inghilterra" (in Italian). La Gazzetta dello Sport. 29 January 2005. Retrieved 2009.
  32. ^ "Agreement with ACF Fiorentina S.p.A." (PDF). Juventus FC. 10 July 2006. Retrieved 2009.
  33. ^ "Roma confirm Mutu offer". Agence France-Presse. 23 July 2008. Retrieved 2009.
  34. ^ "OFFERTA FORMULATA PER L'ACQUISIZIONE DEL DIRITTO ALLE PRESTAZIONI SPORTIVE DEL CALCIATORE ADRIAN MUTU" (PDF) (in Italian). AS Roma. 23 July 2008. Retrieved 2013.
  35. ^ "Mutu concentrates on Fiorentina future". Agence France-Presse. 15 July 2008. Retrieved 2009.
  36. ^ "Mutu resolved to make music with Viola". UEFA. 12 August 2008. Retrieved 2009.
  37. ^ "Italian authorities demand one-year ban for Mutu". ESPN. 31 March 2010. Archived from the original on 7 April 2010. Retrieved 2010.
  38. ^ "COMUNICATO STAMPA". ACF Fiorentina (in Italian). Viola Channel. 7 January 2011. Retrieved 2011.
  39. ^ "Fiorentina president Della Valle opens door to Mutu return". Tribalfootball.com. 27 January 2011. Retrieved 2011.
  40. ^ "Mutu splits from Romanian manager". Romanian Times. 25 January 2011. Retrieved 2011.
  41. ^ "COMUNICATO STAMPA". ACF Fiorentina (in Italian). Viola Channel. 3 February 2011. Retrieved 2011.
  42. ^ "Adrian Mutu è un giocatore del Cesena" [Adrian Mutu Is a Cesena Player]. A.C. Cesena (in Italian). 23 June 2011. Archived from the original on 2 September 2011. Retrieved 2011.
  43. ^ http://www.gsp.ro/international/stranieri/video-beretta-sint-multumit-de-mutu-a-facut-un-meci-mare-323656.html Baretta happy with Mutu
  44. ^ "Rescissione consensuale tra Mutu e il Cesena Calcio". A.C. Cesena (in Italian). 22 August 2012. Archived from the original on 25 August 2012. Retrieved 2012.
  45. ^ "Ajaccio new boy Adrian Mutu throws down gauntlet to Ibrahimovic". Agence France-Presse. 28 August 2012. Archived from the original on 10 June 2014. Retrieved 2014.
  46. ^ "Veteran Romania forward Adrian Mutu leaves Ajaccio". mail.com. 14 January 2014. Retrieved 2014.
  47. ^ "Adrian Mutu, prezentat oficial la Petrolul Ploie?ti - FOTO ?i VIDEO [Adrian Mutu, official presentation at Petrolul Ploie?ti - PHOTOS and VIDEOS]". Puterea (in Romanian). 14 January 2014. Retrieved 2014.
  48. ^ "Petrolul and Hajduk heroics stun Europe". UEFA. 7 August 2014.
  49. ^ Mihai Dragomir (26 September 2014). "Fotbal: Petrolul Ploie?ti i-a reziliat contractul lui Adrian Mutu". AGERPRES.
  50. ^ "Welcome Adrian Mutu". FC Punce City. Retrieved 2015.
  51. ^ "Soccer-Mutu returns home to press case for Romania recall". Reuters. 18 January 2016. Retrieved 2019.
  52. ^ Italy vs Romania match report Archived 28 February 2009 at the Wayback Machine
  53. ^ Mutu excluded from the national football team(Romanian)[onlinesport.ro]
  54. ^ Romania v Luxembourg Archived 3 April 2011 at the Wayback Machine[eurosport]
  55. ^ Romania v Bosnia and Herzogovina[guardian.co.uk]
  56. ^ a b "Adrian Mutu banned for life by Romania for night of drinking with West Brom's Gabriel Tamas". The Daily Telegraph. 11 August 2011. Retrieved 2012.
  57. ^ "Mutu banned from Romania team for Mr Bean photo". ESPN. 21 November 2013. Retrieved 2014.
  58. ^ "UPDATE EXCLUSIV Este oficial! Adrian Mutu a semnat cu FC Voluntari! Niculescu ?i-a reziliat contractul" [EXCLUSIVE UPDATE It's official! Adrian Mutu signed with FC Voluntari! Niculescu terminated his contract]. gsp.ro. 14 April 2018. Retrieved 2018.
  59. ^ "EXCLUSIV Scandal de propor?ii la FC Voluntari! - Adrian Mutu a fost dat afar?, Leas? a demisionat! Un campion cu FCSB preia echipa!" [EXCLUSIVE Scandal of Volunteers! "Adrian Mutu was kicked out, Leasa resigned! A FCSB champion takes over the team!]. gsp.ro. 14 June 2018. Retrieved 2018.
  60. ^ "Former Chelsea striker Adrian Mutu joins Al Wahda as coach". The National. Abu Dhabi: International Media Investments FZ. 21 July 2018. Retrieved 2018.
  61. ^ Stefano Bedeschi (9 January 2015). "Gli eroi in bianconero: Adrian MUTU" (in Italian). Tutto Juve. Retrieved 2015.
  62. ^ Gianni Ceccarelli (22 December 2014). "Il 'ritocchino' porta il nome di Adrian Mutu. Da Palermo Vasquez..e ritorno di Ilicic." (in Italian). Fiorentina.it. Archived from the original on 1 June 2016. Retrieved 2015.
  63. ^ "Adrian Mutu" (in Italian). La Repubblica. 23 May 2008. Retrieved 2016.
  64. ^ https://sports.walla.co.il/item/473022
  65. ^ Adrian Mutu at Soccerbase
  66. ^ "Adrian Mutu". thefinalball.com. Retrieved 2018.
  67. ^ "Adrian Mutu". European Football. Retrieved 2017.
  68. ^ "Adrian Mutu - Goals in International Matches". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 2018.
  69. ^ Vlad Nedelea Sambata (14 April 2018). "UPDATE EXCLUSIV Este oficial! Adrian Mutu a semnat cu FC Voluntari! Niculescu ?i-a reziliat contractul" [EXCLUSIVE UPDATE It's official! Adrian Mutu signed with FC Voluntari! Niculescu terminated his contract]. gsp.ro (in Romanian). Retrieved 2018.
  70. ^ Adrian Mutu at Soccerway
  71. ^ Razvan Toma (6 January 2016). "Romania - Player of the Year Awards". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 2016.
  72. ^ "Italy - Footballer of the Year". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 2015.
  73. ^ Roberto Di Maggio; Davide Rota (4 June 2015). "Italy - Coppa Italia Top Scorers". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Archived from the original on 29 October 2015. Retrieved 2015.
  74. ^ Matteo Magrini (23 August 2016). "Festa al Franchi, presenti e assenti. No eccellenti da Rui Costa, Baggio e Batistuta" (in Italian). Fiorentina.it. Archived from the original on 24 August 2016. Retrieved 2016.
  75. ^ Paul Saffer (30 September 2016). "Zlatan Ibrahimovi? scores for seventh club in Europe". UEFA.
  • Parks, Tim (2003) A Season with Verona: Travels Around Italy in Search of Illusion, National Character and Goals. Vintage.

External links


  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

Adrian_Mutu
 



 



 
Music Scenes