Gabi Balint #18 Romania National Team Match Worn Shirt vs Argentina National Team for FIFA World Cup 1990 played at Italy, June 18, 1990.
Provenance: Swap to Argentina National Team Player *PLAYER COLLECTION*
Gavril Pele "Gabi" Balint (born 3 January 1963) is a Romanian football manager and former player, who was part of the hugely successful Steaua team of the 1980s. Born in Sângeorz-Bai, Bistri?a, Balint made his Divizia A debut with Steaua Bucure?ti in 1981 where he played until 1990 winning the league titles in 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988 and 1989, the Romanian Cup in 1985, 1987 and 1989, the 1985–86 European Cup and the European Super Cup in 1987. At the end of the 1989–90 season, Balint became the top goalscorer of the Divizia A with 19 goals. He scored the second and last goal at the penalties shoot-out during the 1986 European Cup final, helping his team, Steaua to win the trophy. In 1990, he was bought by Real Burgos for $1,000,000. He played for the Spanish side until his retirement in 1993. International career Balint was capped 34 times by Romania, and scored 14 goals. He played at the 1990 World Cup where he scored twice, against Cameroon and Argentina.
Shirt details: Adidas trademark. Made in France. Adidas logo stamped on the shirt. Numbers stamped in felt / flock material. See photos for all details!!