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Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 06 / 28 / 16

Romanian Football Federation (FRF) President RAZVAN BURLEANU announced that coach ANGHEL IORDANESCU “is leaving his post, ending his third spell in charge.” Burleanu said that the FRF had agreed with 66-year-old Iordanescu to part ways “after Romania's failure to make it past t...

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