Soccer star who had his greatest success as a defender and midfielder for Dinamo Bucureşti, with whom he won multiple Romanian Cup and Liga I titles. He also competed for clubs like Bursaspor, Samsunspor and Gaziantepspor during his career.
He came up through the youth system of Turistul Lebăda.
He had a brief stint as the manager of CS Buftea in 2012.
He has children named Marco and Roxana.
He and Stefan Radu both played for the Romanian club Dinamo Bucharest.