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Eugen Sfetescu

Full name: Eugen Sfetescu
Nickname(s): Gogu
Gender: Male
Born: 1907 in București, Bucureşti, Romania
Affiliations: Stadiul Român, Bucureşti (ROU)
Country: ROU Romania
Sport: Rugby

Related Olympians: Brother of Mircea Sfetescu.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)


Eugen Sfetescu, often called Gogu, played rugby football for the Romanian team that won a bronze medal at the 1924 Paris Olympics. There were only three teams in the 1924 Olympic tournament and the Romanians won the bronze medal despite losing both of their matches badly, losing 61-3 to France, and 37-0 to the United States. Eugen Sfetescu played for Stadiul Român in București and played hooker. He earned three caps for Romania, also playing against Czechoslovakia in 1927. Sfetescu’s brother, [Mircea] also played for Romania at the 1924 Olympics.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer Paris Rugby Men's Rugby Romania ROU 3 Bronze

Men's Rugby

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result Position PTS T C P DG
1924 Summer Paris Rugby Romania ROU Round-Robin Match #1 2 1924-05-04 FRA 61, ROU 3 Forward 0 0 0 0 0
1924 Summer Paris Rugby Romania ROU Round-Robin Match #2 2 1924-05-11 USA 37, ROU 0 Forward 0 0 0 0 0
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