It was during this time that CFR played one of its most popular games ever, defeating, Dinamo București at home. En direct Les grands préparent la … [18] However, Iordănescu was replaced after just three games and Toni Conceição was brought back for his third term as a manager. CFR Cluj spielte in der Gruppenphase der Champions League 2008/09 gegen den FC Chelsea, AS Rom und Girondins Bordeaux. Managed by coach Andrea Mandorlini, CFR Cluj also kept the Romanian Cup and qualified for the UEFA Champions League group stage. The only goal of the match was scored by Cosmin Tilincă with a header. UTA went on to play in the European Cups, but, most importantly, CFR avoided relegation. During the 1977–78 season, CFR attempted to make a comeback. The conclusive game of that season was a 1–1 draw with Politehnica. Find CFR Cluj vs Dinamo Zagreb result on Yahoo Sports. A 2011 survey has shown that CFR Cluj has the fourth-largest number of supporters in Romania. Even though Steaua crushed Gloria Buzau 5–0 in the last matchday, it was not enough to bring the title to Ghencea, since CFR won the derby against Universitatea Cluj and won the title, becoming the first team outside Bucharest to win the title in nearly two decades. Points halved after the regular season. After a few major defeats close to the end of the season, Costa was replaced by Ioan Andone. Holders Chelsea FC are one of six teams in contention for the remaining three slots in the round of 16 on 4 and 5 December as UEFA.com talks you through the final-day permutations. Lost to Bácska Szabadkai Athletikai Club in the quarter-finals. The affair plagued the team and resulted in the dismissal of head coach GH. Munteanu would have the dual role of player-coach. Totodată, încep și meciurile din grupele Champions League. Players whose name is listed in bold represented their countries at junior and/or senior level while they played for the club. "He will bring us some power on the flank," said GNK Dinamo Zagreb coach Krunoslav Jurčić after signing right-back Ivo Pinto on a four-year deal from CFR 1907 Cluj. CFR started the 2020-21 Champions League season by beating Maltese side Floriana. It was founded in 1907, when Transylvania was part of Austria-Hungary, and the current name "CFR" is the acronym for Căile Ferate Române ("Romanian Railways").[6]. The team achieved its highest ranking ever in Romanian football, fifth in Divizia A. However, the second half of the championship proved disappointing for CFR, as it gathered only 12 points after 15 games. CFR led 1–0 at half-time. List of under-21s and academy players with senior squad numbers. FC Shakhtar Donetsk underlined their ambitions by beating Chelsea FC 2-1, Manchester United FC came back from two behind to win against SC Braga and Valencia CF also impressed. CFR Cluj: clicca per tutte le partite e i risultati in questa edizione della UEFA Champions League. CFR Cluj won the 2016 Cupa României final played against Dinamo București after penalty shootouts,[14] being their first trophy since 2012. In the 2009–10 season, the team won the league title for the second time in its history, exhibiting the heavy investments in the club's infrastructure, management, and squad transfers. Lost to Kassai Athletikai Club in the quarter-finals. After the winter break, Cioceri was replaced by Aurel Șunda. A partnership with Portuguese club Benfica was signed. Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. If you're using other calendars you should look for similar options to add this calendar. In 1911, the team won the newly organized Championship of Transylvania. When Rădulescu and his players got back home to Cluj, 3,000 fans turned out to celebrate their performance. The trophy is to be awarded every year by the CFR Cluj fans associations to the player that receives the highest aggregate number of votes online and highest per match rating respectively. Slavia's sole group appearance was 12 years ago, but a 1-0 win in Romania has them well placed to book a return. CFR 1907 Cluj 1-2 Manchester United FCRobin van Persie scored his first European goals for Manchester United as the visitors came from behind to take pole position in Group H. After beating FC Bayern München 3-1, FC BATE Borisov have six points like FC Barcelona and Manchester United FC, while Celtic FC ended their 21-game wait for a group stage away win. UEFA has issued details of the draws for the opening knockout rounds of the 2012/13 UEFA club competitions, which are to be streamed live on UEFA.com on Thursday 20 December. Can the likes of Erling Braut Haaland and Manchester United new boy Bruno Fernandes play in the knockouts? CFR Cluj 0, Slavia Prague 1. The Romanian players showed signs of exhaustion and conceded three goals. In the 2005–06 season, they participated in their first European competition, the Intertoto Cup, finishing as runners-up. Additionally, the stadium that CFR continues to use even today was built in 1973. Points halved after the regular season. CFR Cluj a fost eliminată din Europa League după ce a pierdut, scor 1-2, cu Young Boys, în ultimul meci din Grupa A. CFR a primit golul de 1-1 în prelungiri, după un penalti acordat cu o ușurință incredibilă. Between 1934 and 1936, CFR played for two seasons in the Divizia B, ranking sixth in the 1934–35 season and eighth in the 1935–36 season. [1] It meets all of UEFA's regulations and can host Champions League matches. Manchester United FC 0-1 CFR 1907 ClujLuís Alberto struck a fine goal as CFR became the first Romanian team to win at Old Trafford, but events in Portugal meant it was not enough. In 2006–07, with an investment of €30 million, the club upgraded the field with higher quality turf, built a state of the art lighting system, and updated its infrastructure. CFR Cluj have not featured in the group stage since 2012, while Slavia made their sole appearance 12 years ago. SC Braga will face a familiar foe in the shape of CFR 1907 Cluj's Portuguese coach Paulo Sérgio when they visit Romania for a Group H fixture they cannot afford to lose. A cumpărat 62% dintre acţiunile CFR Cluj: cine e și câți bani a oferit", "Campionii din umbră: fețele nevăzute care au făcut-o pe CFR campioană doi ani la rând: dosare, bani publici, teamă, discreție", "Gigi Becali ANUNTA falimentul la CFR Cluj: "Nelutu Varga are de luat 20 de milioane de euro!" This stems from the fact that after the 2000s CFR and FCSB were at many times part of the main contenders for the league championship, and in the late 2010s the rivalry exacerbated further while Dinamo lost its power status. In the 1969–70 first league championship, CFR made its debut with a 2–0 victory over ASA Târgu Mureș. During his tenure, CFR did not do well, and Rădulescu was swiftly brought back. [16], On 20 May 2018, "the Railwaymen" won 1–0 over defending champions Viitorul Constanța and clinched their fourth Liga I title as they finished one point above FCSB in the table. The players in bold were the top goalscorers in the division. CFR's last game of that season, against UTA Arad, was a memorable one. Final segunda parte, CFR Cluj 0, CSKA Sofia 0. Cum comentaţi? For the final match of the 2005 UEFA Interoto Cup, CFR Cluj's opponent was another French franchise, RC Lens. [22] According to journalist Răzvan Toma, the first match between the two teams was played on 13 October 1920, when CFR thrashed Universitatea 8–0 on a field based in the Central Park. ", "ŢINE-ŢI RESPIRAŢIA! "This is Galatasaray's biggest game this season," Bülent Korkmaz told UEFA.com as he looks ahead to their Group H trip to CFR 1907 Cluj in our latest quick-fire interview. The 1971–72 season started off badly for CFR. UEFA.com's team of reporters has the latest. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trademarks. Then the club's main sponsor, Árpád Pászkány, became involved in a public scandal during which Pászkány accused several referees of corruption. The second half went less smoothly for CFR; Julien Sablé scored for Saint-Étienne, tying the game at 1–1. In the spring of 2004, Sunda's team had a nearly perfect run, winning 14 out of 15 games, with only one draw. Most major CFR games are played in Cluj's main stadium, Cluj Arena, which holds 30200 people. At the beginning of CFR's second season in Divizia A, Rădulescu was replaced by Eugen Iordache as head coach. Expectations were further exceeded by holding the previous season's finalists Chelsea to a 0–0 draw.[11]. Manchester United FC defender Phil Jones hailed Luís Alberto's matchwinning strike as "a wonder goal", while CFR 1907 Cluj's exit was met with a mix of pride and frustration. FC Schalke 04 defender Christoph Metzelder has suffered another injury setback ahead of next Tuesday's Group B encounter with Arsenal FC. CFR has a fierce rivalry with neighbouring Universitatea Cluj, with matches between the two being known as Derbiul Clujului. CFR began well, qualifying for the second round after two victories against FK Vetra (3–2 and 4–1). In the 2007–08 campaign, they were champions of Liga I for the first time in their history, taking the national title away from capital-based teams after seventeen years and consequently qualifying for the UEFA Champions League group stage in the process. [13] After failing to fully remunerate five former club players, the Romanian Football Federation decided to deduct 24 points from CFR, which placed them on the last position in Liga I. ), Install in iCalendar or default calendar (this is a webcal link). CFR Cluj va juca în turul doi preliminar pe teren propriu împotriva celor de la Dinamo Zagreb. CFR 1907 Cluj - Galatasaray AŞ 1-3Con un convincente successo esterno, il Galatasaray si porta al secondo posto nel Gruppo H di UEFA Champions League. lasted only two years in the first league, "El e noul patron din Gruia! To celebrate the completion of the stadium, CFR Cluj played a friendly game against Cuba. These and other drefeats were a factor in the team's supposed downhill slide. This was followed by CFR player László Balint's elimination. Following FC Bayern München's triumph, UEFA.com brings you the best of our season-long series of exclusive photographs from a memorable UEFA Champions League campaign. Mateo Susic (CFR Cl Chelsea FC scored six but became the first UEFA Champions League holders to exit at the group stage as Juventus, Celtic FC and Galatasaray AŞ completed the round of 16 lineup. CFR Cluj a fost eliminata din Champions League de croatii de la Dinao Zagreb, 5-6, dupa loviturile de departajare. Several, but minor rivalries also developed in the recent period against teams with which CFR contented for the league title. Anca hit the crossbar with a header early in the game, and Tilincă pushed the ball into the net from the rebound. CFR Cluj have not featured in the group stage since 2012, while Slavia made their sole appearance 12 years ago. The club consistently finished in second place in that competition between 1911 and 1914, a competition that was interrupted because of World War I. CFR Cluj began the 2014–15 season well, but financial difficulties led to insolvency which subsequently started a period of poor performances. His first game produced one of CFR's greatest successes. But when Jiul was held to a draw by Gaz Metan Mediaș, and CFR won their last match 3–0, CFR advanced to the top of the league for the first time in 28 years. Floriana FC - CFR Cluj, din turul I al preliminariilor UEFA Champions League, va fi putea fi urmărit și în România, chiar dacă nicio echipă nu va transmite partida la TV. Holders FC Bayern München will kick off their defence on Tuesday 17 September against PFC CSKA Moskva after the fixtures were confirmed following the draw. Primele meciuri din Champions League încep 20 octombrie, iar primele partide din Europa League debutează pe 22 octombrie. There is another group of supporters which consists of older ethnic Hungarians who currently sit in the Tribuna 1 sector of the stadium. Floriana to host CFR Cluj in UEFA Champions League first qualifying round Floriana will be hosting CFR Cluj of Romania in the first qualifying round of the UEFA Champions League following the draw which was held in Nyon on Sunday. The next few games did not go as well; although there was a 1-0 win to Politehnica Iași, there were 2 losses to Steaua București (1–3) and Dinamo București (0–2). In the next round CFR easily disposed of Zalgiris Vilnius, 2–1 in Lithuania and 5–1 at home. In the second half, two late goals from Ionescu and Petrescu saved the team from relegation. Partidele se vor vedea, pentru incă un an, la DigiSport 1, Telekom Sport și Look TV. Look for the 'Open calendar' button in the upper menu. CFR became the first club not from Bucharest to claim the trophy in 2009. The away game, in France, was also an eventful game for CFR Cluj. UTA Arad, however, overturned the match after scoring twice. Burak Yılmaz demorou a marcar na UEFA Champions League, mas o "hat-trick" ao Cluj provou que é preciso contar com ele e com o Galatasaray no Grupo H. Mário Camora lamentou os erros. as the primary shareholder. You're done - now enjoy all the fixtures and results. In the play-off they met Slavia Prague, but lost both matches 0–1 and were sent to the Europa League group stages. On 22 July 2007, CFR Cluj celebrated its centenary year by playing a friendly game against Benfica and inaugurating the new illumination system at its stadium. CFR 1907 Cluj coach Ioan Andone said Romania was buzzing ahead of Manchester United FC's Group H visit, adding: "It will be nice to qualify for the next stage together.". Detailed info on Squad, Results, Tables, Goals Scored, Goals Conceded, Clean Sheets, BTTS, Over 2.5, and more. CFR Cluj debutează în grupele Europa League, în această săptămână. The club's executives signed the team up for the UEFA Intertoto Cup, being CFR's first European adventure. CFR 1907 Cluj - SC Braga 3-1Los octavos de final de la UEFA Champions League siguen vivos para el equipo rumano. Live Il bivio della quarta giornata Player-coach Dorinel Munteanu scored a goal from a free kick in the 89th minute. Manchester United FC's two-goal match winner Robin van Persie refused to take the credit after his side's 2-1 success at CFR 1907 Cluj, Gabriel Mureșan pointing to home mistakes. The summer of 2003 was very important for CFR as many new talented players were transferred including Cătălin Bozdog, Adrian Anca, Cristian Turcu, and Sabin Pîglișan. In May 2015 the Court ruled in their favour, restoring the deducted points, which helped the team secure a third-place finish in the league championship. With these players and others, CFR entered the first league after a successful season in Divizia B. CFR began the season strongly, holding first place for a while. Los lusos, por su parte, dicen adiós a Europa. Nine clubs are represented in the latest Player Rater Team of the Week, which is spearheaded by three-goal forward Roberto Soldado and includes two Málaga CF men. Rădulescu was originally from southern Romania, but he grew to manhood in the atmosphere of Transylvania. The spring of 1971 was somewhat better, although CFR struggled again to avoid relegation. All the work was completed for the club's 100th birthday, when a friendly game was played against Portuguese side Benfica. Fatih Terim said his Galatasaray AŞ team are up against it in Group H after being held by a ten-man CFR 1907 Cluj side that coach Ioan Andone lauded for their "intelligence and fight". Politehnica had a 1–0 lead at half-time, but CFR came back with a fine header. The 1973–74 season was a rather bad one for CFR, as it barely saved itself from relegation, ranking 14th at the end of the season. Adrian Anca played one of the greatest games in his career, even though the match ended in a 1–1 draw. Celtic have crashed out of the Champions League after conceding four times to CFR Cluj of Romania in a frantic game in Glasgow. Qualified for "Best provincial team" Title. After World War II, CFR played for one season in the Divizia C, earning the promotion to the Divizia B. CFR was founded in 1907, when the city of Cluj-Napoca (then Kolozsvár) was part of Austria-Hungary, under the name Kolozsvári Vasutas Sport Club ("Kolozsvár Railway Sports Club"). However, the following spring CFR bounced back with a win over ASA Târgu Mureș (1–0), after a goal from Octavian Ionescu, and averted relegation. [19], In May 2019, again under the management of Dan Petrescu, "The Railwayman" earned their fifth Liga I title. Ce s-ar putea intampla cu campioana Romaniei", "Visul nebun al lui Neluțu Varga, patronul celor de la CFR Cluj: vrea să câștige Europa League! While Sir Alex Ferguson is preoccupied with Manchester United FC's lax defending, Paulo Sérgio wants his CFR 1907 Cluj side to seize the chance of an "amazing achievement". Falta de Henrique Rafael (CSKA Sofia). He then hit the crossbar a second time in the second half. The first ever involvement of the team in European competitions was in 2005. After getting past Astana and Maccabi Tel Aviv, CFR Cluj defeated Scottish team Celtic in the Champions League third qualifying round. In the round of 32, CFR was eliminated by Sevilla on the away goals rule after two draws—The Spaniards went on to win the final 3–2 against Inter Milan, on 21 August 2020. Adam had been twice Romania's top scorer, and was considered one of the best Romanian players of his generation. Even so, CFR Cluj found itself again at the bottom of the table before the winter break. CFR and FCSB have met each other over 50 times in the first division.[25]. Cioceri. The third qualifying round draws for the 2014/15 UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League will be streamed live from 12.00CET and 13.00CET on 18 July. [15] In June 2017, Dan Petrescu replaced Vasile Miriuță as the head coach of the team, with the goal of a European cup return and an ambitious transfer campaign to support it. The UEFA word, the UEFA logo and all marks related to UEFA competitions, are protected by trademarks and/or copyright of UEFA. Celtic and Crvena zvezda made positive starts as the first legs concluded. With one month since the original encounter, Dan Petrescu’s men took to the field anxious to restore some of their pride. Young Boys 2:1 CFR Cluj [17] CFR also came victorious in the subsequent 2018 Supercupa României played against Universitatea Craiova, this time under the management of coach Edward Iordănescu. Clujenii se impun cu 5–4 la penalty-uri după o finală dramatică, încheiată 2–2 în timpul regulamentar! As a premier, the 2009–2010 CFR Fans' Trophy was awarded to Cristian Panin as voted by supporters and football reviewers. In the seasons played in Europe, CFR Cluj established two records for the Romanian teams. CFR's return was dramatic, although inconsistent at times. CFR then finished fifth at the end of the 2005–06 domestic season. Munteanu's team played the next game at Cluj, against French club Saint-Étienne. As a host of new faces prepare themselves for a first taste of UEFA Champions League action this week, UEFA.com recalls some of the competition's most memorable debuts.