Ilie Balaci - International Appearances


The outstanding Romanian player obtained 65 international caps with his National Team. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.
Born:  13- 9-1956
Country:  Romania
Caps:	65	(W28-D17-L20 - GF99-GA70 - %56.15)
Goals:   8
Age First Cap:	 17 yr 191 d	23- 3-1974 vs. France 0-1
Age Last Cap:	 29 yr 362 d	10- 9-1986 vs. Austria 4-0
National Team Career: 12 yr 171 d


Caps   Date     Venue           Opponent       Score    Competition

  1  23- 3-74   Paris           France          0-1                     
  2  17- 4-74   S„o Paulo       Brazil          0-2                     
  3   4-12-74   Tel-Aviv        Israel          1-0                     
  4  31- 3-75   Praha           Czechoslovakia  1-1                     
  5  17- 4-75   Madrid          Spain           1-1     European Champ. Qual.
  6  11- 5-75   Bucuresti       Denmark         6-1     European Champ. Qual.
  7   1- 6-75   Bucuresti       Scotland        1-1     European Champ. Qual.
  -   4- 6-75   Bucuresti       Denmark         4-0     Olympic Games Qual.
  8  12-10-75   Bucuresti       Turkey          2-2                     
  9  29-11-75   Bucuresti       Soviet Union    2-2                     
  -   3-12-75   Blois           France Olympic  0-4     Olympic Games Qual.
 10  22- 9-76   Bucuresti       Czechoslovakia  1-1                     
 11   6-10-76   Praha           Czechoslovakia  2-3                     
 12  28-11-76   Bucuresti       Bulgaria        3-2     Balkan Cup
 13  23- 3-77   Bucuresti       Turkey          4-0     Balkan Cup
 14  16- 4-77   Bucuresti       Spain           1-0     World Cup Qualifier
 15  27- 4-77   Bucuresti       East Germany    1-1                     
 16   8- 5-77   Zagreb          Yugoslavia      2-0     World Cup Qualifier
 17   5- 8-77   Tehran          Iran            0-0                     
 18  14- 8-77   Rabat           Czechoslovakia  3-1   
 19  21- 9-77   Bucuresti       Greece          6-1                     
 20  26-10-77   Madrid          Spain           0-2     World Cup Qualifier
 21  22- 3-78   Istanbul        Turkey          1-1     Balkan Cup
 22   3- 5-78   Bucuresti       Bulgaria        2-0     Balkan Cup
 23  31- 5-78   Sofia           Bulgaria        1-1     Balkan Cup
 24  21- 3-79   Bucuresti       Greece          3-0                     
 25  14-10-79   Moskva          Soviet Union    1-3                     
 26  31-10-79   Tit. Mitrovica  Yugoslavia      1-2     European Champ. Qual.
 27  18-11-79   Bucuresti       Cyprus          2-0     European Champ. Qual.
  -  11- 1-80   BogotŠ          Hungary B       2-2 
 28  16- 2-80   Napoli          Italy           1-2                     
 29  31- 3-80   Beograd         Yugoslavia      0-2     Balkan Cup
 30   2- 4-80   Bucuresti       East Germany    2-2                    
 31  18- 5-80   Brno            Czechoslovakia  1-2                     
 32   6- 6-80   Bruxelles       Belgium         1-2                     
 33  24- 9-80   Oslo            Norway          1-1     World Cup Qualifier
 34  25- 3-81   Bucuresti       Poland          2-0                     
 35  15- 4-81   KÝbenhavn       Denmark         1-2                     
 36  29- 4-81   London          England         0-0     World Cup Qualifier
 37  13- 5-81   Budapest        Hungary         0-1     World Cup Qualifier
 38   3- 6-81   Bucuresti       Norway          1-0     World Cup Qualifier 
 39   9- 9-81   Bucuresti       Bulgaria        1-2                     
 40  23- 9-81   Bucuresti       Hungary         0-0     World Cup Qualifier
 41  10-10-81   Bucuresti       Switzerland     1-2     World Cup Qualifier
 42  11-11-81   Bern            Switzerland     0-0     World Cup Qualifier
 43  24- 3-82   Brussel         Belgium         1-4                     
 44  14- 4-82   Ruse            Bulgaria        2-1                     
 45   1- 5-82   Hunedoara       Cyprus          3-1     European Champ. Qual.
 46  12- 5-82   Rosario         Argentina       0-1                     
 47  16- 5-82   Lima            Peru            0-2                     
 48  18- 5-82   Santiago        Chile           3-2                     
 49  15- 7-82   Suceava         Japan           4-0                     
 50  18- 7-82   Bucuresti       Japan           3-1                     
 51   1- 9-82   Bucuresti       Denmark         1-0                     
 52   8- 9-82   Bucuresti       Sweden          2-0     European Champ. Qual.
 53  17-11-82   Karl-Marx-Stadt East Germany    1-4                     
 54   4-12-82   Firenze         Italy           0-0     European Champ. Qual.
 55   2- 2-83   Larissa         Greece          3-1                     
 56   9- 3-83   T‚rgu Mures     Turkey          3-1                     
 57  30- 3-83   Timisoara       Yugoslavia      0-2                     
 58  16- 4-83   Bucuresti       Italy           1-0     European Champ. Qual.
 59  15- 5-83   Bucuresti       Czechoslovakia  0-1     European Champ. Qual.
 60   9- 6-83   Stockholm       Sweden          1-0     European Champ. Qual.
 61  24- 8-83   Bucuresti       East Germany    1-0                     
  -  22- 1-84   Guayaquil       Ecuador U-23    3-1 
 62   7- 2-84   Alger           Algeria         1-1                     
 63   3- 4-85   Craiova         Turkey          3-0     World Cup Qualifier
 64  23- 4-86   Timisoara       Soviet Union    2-1                     
 65  10- 9-86   Bucuresti       Austria         4-0     European Champ. Qual.


Total Record  

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
    65    28   17   20   99-  70      73      56.15


Types of Matches
Friendlies             36 
World Cup Qualifiers   11    
European Champ. Qual.  12
Balkan Cup              6

Total                  65

NB: note that 2 Olympic Qualifying matches have been removed from the list
    after a FIFA decision in 1999; in addition the FRF removed the matches
    on 11- 1-1980 (vs. Hungary B) and 22- 1-1984 (vs. Ecuador U-23) in 2007

Goals:

Cap  11     1 goal
Cap  22     1 goal
Cap  24     1 goal
Cap  39     1 goal
Cap  41     1 goal
Cap  51     1 goal
Cap  56     2 goals

Total:      8 goals



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