Adrian Mutu

Romanian Footballer
Born Jan 8, 1979

Adrian Mutu is a Romanian footballer who plays as a Winger or a Forward. He is currently playing for Ajaccio. Mutu started his career in Romania, playing two years for Argeș Pitești and two years for Dinamo București, before joining Internazionale Milano midway through the 1999–2000 Serie A. After only 10 games at Inter Mutu left for Verona and then Parma, for which he scored 39 goals in the next three years. His excellent form brought him a €22.5m transfer to Chelsea.… Read More

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  • Soccer Zicu Follows Mutu To Romanian Cup Holders Petrolul
    Yahoo News - Jan 16, 2014
  • Mutu Leaving France For Romania Return With Petrolul
    Yahoo News - Dec 04, 2013
  • Adrian Mutu Banned From Romania Squad After Comparing Coach To Mr Bean
    Yahoo News - Nov 22, 2013
  • Mutu And Pantilimon Dropped By Romania For Greece Playoff
    Yahoo News - Nov 01, 2013


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Adrian Mutu.


1979 Birth Born on January 8, 1979.


1997 18 Years Old Mutu began his professional career with his home club Argeș Pitești. He made his debut on 15 March 1997 against Oțelul Galați and went on to score 11 goals in 41 games before sealing a transfer to Dinamo București. … Read More


1999 20 Years Old Mutu started his career in Romania, playing two years for Argeș Pitești and half a year for Dinamo București, before joining Internazionale midway through the 1999–2000 Serie A. … Read More
From his debut in 2000, Mutu played 77 matches for the Romanian national team and scored 35 goals, a joint record alongside Gheorghe Hagi.
2001 22 Years Old 1 More Event
In June 2001, Verona bought Mutu outright, for 5,100 million lire. (€2,633,930) … Read More
2002 - 2003 2 More Events
2004 25 Years Old 1 More Event
In the 2004–05 season, Mutu had a difficult relationship with the club's new manager José Mourinho, with each accusing the other of lying about whether the player was injured for a 2006 World Cup qualifying match against the Czech Republic.
Chelsea started to seek compensation from Mutu in early 2005. … Read More
After the 2006 Italian football scandal and the relegation of Juventus to Serie B, Mutu decided to join Fiorentina, where he played consistently for five years.
2008 29 Years Old 1 More Event
In July 2008, A.S. Roma made a reported €18 to 20 million offer to sign him outright, but Mutu hinted that he may remain in Florence and eventually signed a new contract reported last to 2012.


2009 - 2010 3 More Events
After the ban finished, Mutu was suspended by the club due to breach of contract (AWOL) on 7 January 2011.
2012 - 2013 2 More Events
He then had a season at Cesena and French club Ajaccio before returning to Romania with Petrolul Ploiești in 2014. … Read More
2015 36 Years Old 1 More Event
…  On 21 January 2015 The Court of Arbitration for Sport annulled the FIFA DRC ruling; Mutu remained the sole party to pay the compensation.
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