Attacking midfielder who made his professional debut in 2009 with Espanyol B and made his first international appearance for Romania in 2012.
From 2000-2004, he played youth soccer for Olimpia Piatra Neamt.
He signed with VfB Stuttgart in 2013.
He was born and raised in Piatra Neamt, Romania.
He joined goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon on Romania in 2012.