Ladislau Bölöni - Century of International Appearances


The outstanding Romanian player, who obtained 102 international caps with his National Team, has entered the symbolic but exclusive circle of players with a Century of Caps.
He held the Romanian caps record from April 11, 1984 (when he equalled the total of Cornel Dinu; according to the traditional count of Romanian caps, this happened on June 14, 1984) until April 2, 1997 (when his total was surpassed by Gheorghe Hagi; according to the traditional count of Romanian caps, this happened on April 22, 1998).
All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.
Caps   Date     Venue           Opponent       Score    Competition
  -   4- 6-75   Bucuresti       Denmark         4-0     Olympic Games Qual.
  -  18- 6-75   København       Denmark         2-1     Olympic Games Qual.
  1  24- 9-75   Thessaloniki    Greece          1-1     Balkan Cup
  2  17-12-75   Glasgow         Scotland        1-1     European Champ. Qual.
  -  24- 3-76   Bucuresti       France          1-0     Olympic Games Qual.
  -   6- 4-76   Roosendaal      Netherlands     3-0     Olympic Games Qual.
  3  12- 5-76   Veliko Tarnovo  Bulgaria        0-1     Balkan Cup
  4   5- 6-76   Milano          Italy           2-4
  5   2- 7-76   Teheran         Iran            2-2
  6   6-10-76   Praha           Czechoslovakia  2-3
  7  28-11-76   Bucuresti       Bulgaria        3-2     Balkan Cup
  8  23- 3-77   Bucuresti       Turkey          4-0     Balkan Cup
  9  16- 4-77   Bucuresti       Spain           1-0     World Cup Qualifier
 10  27- 4-77   Bucuresti       East Germany    1-1
 11   8- 5-77   Zagreb          Yugoslavia      2-0     World Cup Qualifier
 12   5- 8-77   Teheran         Iran            0-0
 13  14- 8-77   Rabat           Czechoslovakia  3-1
 14  21- 9-77   Bucuresti       Greece          6-1
 15  26-10-77   Madrid          Spain           0-2     World Cup Qualifier
 16  13-11-77   Bucuresti       Yugoslavia      4-6     World Cup Qualifier
 17  22- 3-78   Istanbul        Turkey          1-1     Balkan Cup
 18   5- 4-78   Buenos Aires    Argentina       0-2
 19   3- 5-78   Bucuresti       Bulgaria        2-0     Balkan Cup
 20  14- 5-78   Bucuresti       Soviet Union    0-1
 21  31- 5-78   Sofia           Bulgaria        1-1     Balkan Cup
 22  11-10-78   Bucuresti       Poland          1-0
 23  25-10-78   Bucuresti       Yugoslavia      3-2     European Champ. Qual.
 24  15-11-78   Valencia        Spain           0-1     European Champ. Qual.
 25  13-12-78   Athinai         Greece          1-2
 26  19-12-78   Tel-Aviv        Israel          1-1
 27  21- 3-79   Bucuresti       Greece          3-0
 28   4- 4-79   Craiova         Spain           2-2     European Champ. Qual.
 29   1- 6-79   Ost-Berlin      East Germany    0-1
 30  14-10-79   Moskva          Soviet Union    1-3
 31  31-10-79   T. Mitrovica    Yugoslavia      1-2     European Champ. Qual.
 32  18-11-79   Bucuresti       Cyprus          2-0     European Champ. Qual.
  -  11- 1-80   Bogotá          Hungary B       2-2
 33  16- 2-80   Napoli          Italy           1-2
 34  30- 3-80   Beograd         Yugoslavia      0-2     Balkan Cup
 35   2- 4-80   Bucuresti       East Germany    2-2
 36  18- 5-80   Brno            Czechoslovakia  1-2
 37   6- 6-80   Brussel         Belgium         1-2
 38  11-11-81   Bern            Switzerland     0-0     World Cup Qualifier
 39  24- 3-82   Brussel         Belgium         1-4
 40  14- 4-82   Ruse            Bulgaria        2-1
 41   1- 5-82   Hunedoara       Cyprus          3-1     European Champ. Qual.
 42  12- 5-82   Rosario         Argentina       0-1
 43  16- 5-82   Lima            Peru            0-2
 44  18- 5-82   Santiago        Chile           3-2
 45  15- 7-82   Suceava         Japan           4-0
 46  18- 7-82   Bucuresti       Japan           3-1
 47   1- 9-82   Bucuresti       Denmark         1-0
 48   8- 9-82   Bucuresti       Sweden          2-0     European Champ. Qual.
 49  17-11-82   Karl-Marx-Stadt East Germany    1-4
 50   4-12-82   Firenze         Italy           0-0     European Champ. Qual.
 51  29- 1-83   Istanbul        Turkey          1-1
 52   2- 2-83   Larisa          Greece          3-1
 53   9- 3-83   Tîrgu Mures     Turkey          3-1
 54  30- 3-83   Timisoara       Yugoslavia      0-2
 55  16- 4-83   Bucuresti       Italy           1-0     European Champ. Qual.
 56  15- 5-83   Bucuresti       Czechoslovakia  0-1     European Champ. Qual.
 57   1- 6-83   Sarajevo        Yugoslavia      0-1
 58   9- 6-83   Stockholm       Sweden          1-0     European Champ. Qual.
 59  10- 8-83   Oslo            Norway          0-0
 60  24- 8-83   Bucuresti       East Germany    1-0
 61  12-10-83   Wrexham         Wales           0-5
 62   8-11-83   Tel-Aviv        Israel          1-1
 63  12-11-83   Lemesos         Cyprus          1-0     European Champ. Qual.
 64  30-11-83   Bratislava      Czechoslovakia  1-1     European Champ. Qual.
  -  22- 1-84   Guayaquil       Ecuador U-23    3-1
 65   7- 2-84   Algiers         Algeria         1-1
 66   7- 3-84   Craiova         Greece          2-0
 67  11- 4-84   Oradea          Israel          0-0
 68  14- 6-84   St.Etienne      Spain           1-1     European Championship
 69  17- 6-84   Lens            West Germany    1-2     European Championship
 70  20- 6-84   Nantes          Portugal        0-1     European Championship
 71  29- 7-84   Iasi            China           4-2
 72  31- 7-84   Buzau           China           1-0
 73  21-11-84   Tel-Aviv        Israel          1-1
 74  30- 1-85   Lisboa          Portugal        3-2
 75  27- 3-85   Sibiu           Poland          0-0
 76   1- 5-85   Bucuresti       England         0-0     World Cup Qualifier
 77   6- 6-85   Helsinki        Finland         1-1     World Cup Qualifier
 78   7- 8-85   Moskva          Soviet Union    0-2
 79  28- 8-85   Timisoara       Finland         2-0     World Cup Qualifier
 80  11- 9-85   London          England         1-1     World Cup Qualifier
 81  16-10-85   Bucuresti       N. Ireland      0-1     World Cup Qualifier
 82  13-11-85   Izmir           Turkey          3-1     World Cup Qualifier
 83  23- 4-86   Timisoara       Soviet Union    2-1
 84   4- 6-86   Bucuresti       Norway          3-1
 85  20- 8-86   Oslo            Norway          2-2
 86  10- 9-86   Bucuresti       Austria         4-0     European Champ. Qual.
 87   8-10-86   Tel-Aviv        Israel          4-2
 88  12-11-86   Sevilla         Spain           0-1     European Champ. Qual.
 89   4- 3-87   Ankara          Turkey          3-1
 90  11- 3-87   Athinai         Greece          1-1
 91  25- 3-87   Bucuresti       Albania         5-1     European Champ. Qual.
 92   8- 4-87   Brasov          Israel          3-2
 93  29- 4-87   Bucuresti       Spain           3-1     European Champ. Qual.
 94   2- 9-87   Bydgoszcz       Poland          1-3
 95   7-10-87   Bucuresti       Greece          2-2
 96  28-10-87   Vlorë           Albania         1-0     European Champ. Qual.
 97  18-11-87   Wien            Austria         0-0     European Champ. Qual.
 98   3- 2-88   Haifa           Israel          2-0     Israel Tournament
 99   6- 2-88   Haifa           Poland          2-2     Israel Tournament
100  23- 3-88   Dublin          Ireland         0-2
101  30- 3-88   Halle           East Germany    3-3
102   1- 6-88   Amsterdam       Netherlands     0-2

Total Record  

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
   102    40   30   32  151- 127     110      53.92

Types of Matches
Friendlies             58
World Cup Qualifiers   11      
European Champ. Qual.  20
European Championship   3
Balkan Cup              8
Other Tournaments       2

Total                 102

NB: note that 4 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, 2-2) and 22- 1-1984 (vs. Ecuador U-23,
    3-1, 1 goal by Bölöni) in 2007

Goals:

Cap   5     1 goal
Cap   7     1 goal
Cap  14     2 goals
Cap  16     1 goal
Cap  33     1 goal
Cap  40     1 goal
Cap  41     1 goal
Cap  45     1 goal
Cap  46     1 goal
Cap  49     1 goal
Cap  52     1 goal
Cap  53     1 goal
Cap  55     1 goal
Cap  63     1 goal
Cap  68     1 goal
Cap  87     1 goal
Cap  89     1 goal
Cap  91     1 goal
Cap  94     1 goal
Cap  95     1 goal
Cap  98     1 goal
Cap 101     1 goal

Total:     23 goals



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