He was one of the most talented strikers of his generation and played for all three of the capital’s big teams. He collected 15 caps and two goals for Romania and made the squad for the 1998 World Cup, the last in which the “tricolor” participated.

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It is about Rada Niculescu (48 years old). The former best player started playing football at Soima Sibiu, then moved to Inter Sibiu and throughout his career played for Dynamo, Universitat Craiova, FC Nacional, Rapid, Galatasaray, “Ankarajuju”, “Steaua” and “Chongqing Liangjiang” (China), and in 2005 he hung up the phone. shoes only at 30 years old.

After his football career ended, Niculescu owned a restaurant, which he sold for €170,000, and in 2016 he entered politics, becoming a member of the town council of Turnu Roş, a town about 25 kilometers from Sibiu.

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