Romania’s Rugby World Cup campaign starts Wednesday 23rd September – keep up to date with all the latest news and fixtures, and check our Rugby World Cup 2015 page for more information.

Romania’s Rugby World Cup Record: P24 W5 D0 L19

1987 Pool stages
1991 Pool stages
1995 Pool stages
1999 Pool stages
2003 Pool stages
2007 Pool stages
2011 Pool stages

How they qualified: As Europe 2 after finishing second in the 2012-14 European Nations Cup Division 1A.

Vital statistic: 14 – The number of points Romania scored at RWC 1995, the least number of points scored in a World Cup campaign ever.

Did you know? Only Brian O’Driscoll has started more RWC games at centre than Romania’s Romeo Gontineac, who played 14 times between 1995 and 2007.

If they were a celebrity… Sylvester Stallone – a big hitter in the Eighties and Nineties but no longer has the same clout

Odds: 5000-1

Alessandro Zanni

World Cup 2015: Italy 32-22 Romania

Italy romped to a four-try bonus point victory at a boisterous Sandy Park on the final day of the Pool stages. Tries in the first-half by Sarto, Gori and Allan…

Mighty Oaks: Romania celebrate as the final whistle blows in Leicester. (Photo: Getty Images)

World Cup 2015: Canada 15 – 17 Romania

Romania produced the biggest comeback in Rugby World Cup history to overturn Canada‘s 15-0 lead in the last half-hour of this Pool D clash and win 15-17. A first-half try…

Ireland lineout

World Cup 2015: Ireland 44-10 Romania

Ireland never looked troubled as they cruised past Romania 44-10 at Wembley in front of a record World Cup crowd of 89,267. The wide men profited with Keith Earls and…


World Cup Highlights: Ireland 44-10 Romania

Ireland secured their second bonus point victory of the tournament with a win over Romania at Wembley Stadium – Watch official World Cup highlights here. For the latest Rugby World subscription offers, click…

Yannick Nyanga

World Cup 2015: France 38-11 Romania

What’s hot Credit in defeat Romania have always had a reputation as strong scrummagers, built in their pomp in the Eighties. They rolled back the years on a fresh September…


World Cup Highlights: France 38-11 Romania

France ran in five tries to secure a bonus point victory over Romania at the Olympic Stadium – Watch official World Cup highlights here. For the latest Rugby World subscription offers, click here.…

Romania are the final team to qualify for the Rugby World Cup 2011

Romania completes World Cup line-up

England and Scotland now know their final pool opponents for next year’s World Cup with Romania the last team to qualify for the New Zealand tournament. Romania held Uruguay to…