Gabriel Nicolae Enache (Romanian pronunciation: [gabriˈel nikoˈla.e eˈnake]; born 18 August 1990) is a Romanian professional footballer who plays as a winger or a right back for Liga I club Astra Giurgiu .
Enache with Rubin Kazan in 2018
|Full name||Gabriel Nicolae Enache|
|Date of birth||18 August 1990|
|Place of birth||Colibași, Romania|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Playing position||Winger / Right back|
|2019||→ Dunărea Călărași (loan)||12||(0)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 December 2019|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 21 June 2018
He amassed Liga I totals of 102 matches and ten goals during his time at the club.
On 22 February 2016, FCSB signed Enache on a five-year deal for an undisclosed transfer fee. He was handed the number 44 shirt and played eleven games in the remainder of the 2015–16 Liga I. He scored his first goal for the Roș-albaștrii in a 1–1 draw with Pandurii Târgu Jiu, on 1 May that year.
In his following season at the club, Enache netted three goals in 29 league matches.
On 24 February 2018, FCSB announced that his contract had been terminated on mutual agreement.
On 28 February 2018, Enache signed a contract with Russian team Rubin Kazan. He made his competitive debut two days later, playing the full 90 minutes in a 1–1 league draw to Anzhi Makhachkala. His contract was not extended by Rubin as it expired at the end of the 2017–18 season.
On 20 July 2018, it was announced Enache will join Partizan for the 2018–19 season. He made a deal with the club on same day, afternoon, choosing to wear number 44 shirt, which was assigned to Armin Đerlek in the past season. Enache made his debut for new club in starting line-up in the first leg match of the first qualifying round for 2018–19 UEFA Europa League campaign, against Rudar Pljevlja. On 7 September 2019, Enache left the club.
Return to Astra GiurgiuEdit
Enache wed his partner Mădălina in May 2014. She gave birth to a daughter, however the couple filed for divorce in 2017. Enache has since been in a relationship with a women he met during the marriage.
- As of 30 October 2018
|Astra Giurgiu||2012–13||Liga I||26||2||3||0||—||—||—||29||2|
|Rubin Kazan||2017–18||Russian Premier League||5||0||–||—||—||—||5||0|
- As of 3 March 2018
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- "Machado, omul cu golul » Mioveni - U Cluj 0-1" [Machado, the man with the goal » Mioveni - U Cluj 0–1]. Gazeta Sporturilor (in Romanian). 21 July 2011. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
- "Gabriel Enache a semnat cu Astra Ploieşti" [Gabriel Enache signed with Astra Ploiești] (in Romanian). ZiarTop.ro. 15 June 2012. Retrieved 3 March 2018.[permanent dead link]
- "Celtic 2-1 Astra Giurgiu". BBC Sport. 23 October 2014. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
- "Bine ai venit, Gabriel Enache!" [Welcome, Gabriel Enache!] (in Romanian). FC Steaua București. 22 February 2016.
- "Steaua - Pandurii 1-1. Gorjenii au trimis titlul la Giurgiu! Astra e deja campioană!" [Steaua - Pandurii 1–1. Gorjenii sent the league title to Giurgiu! Astra are already champions!] (in Romanian). Digi Sport. 1 May 2016. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
- "Multumim, Gabriel Enache!" [Thank you, Gabriel Enache!] (in Romanian). FC Steaua București. 24 February 2016. Archived from the original on 7 August 2017. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
- Габриэль Энаке – в «Рубине» (in Russian). FC Rubin Kazan. 28 February 2018. Retrieved 28 February 2018.
- Анжи - Рубин 1 : 1 (in Russian). Soccer.ru. 2 March 2018. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
- "Рубин" отправился на КОС-тренировочные сборы (in Russian). FC Rubin Kazan. 17 June 2018.
- "Treći potpis u Humskoj! Partizan ima i desnog beka - stranca" [Third signature in Humska! Partizan has a right-back - a foreign footballer] (in Serbian). mozzartsport.com. 20 June 2018. Retrieved 21 June 2018.
- Енаке нови фудбалер Партизана [Enake, the new player of FK Partizan] (in Serbian). Radio Television of Serbia. 20 June 2018. Retrieved 21 June 2018.
- "LE: Partizan već u Nikšiću obezbedio prolaz u drugo kolo" [UEL: Partizan has already secured a second round in Nikšić] (in Serbian). B92. 12 July 2018. Retrieved 14 July 2018.
- Gafiuc, Justin (7 September 2019). "Gabi Enache are liber la transfer de la FIFA: „M-am certat cu antrenorul de la Partizan" + unde vrea să ajungă". gsp.ro (in Romanian). Retrieved 7 September 2019.
- "Încă o revenire – Gabi Enache" (in Romanian). Astra Giurgiu. 19 September 2019. Retrieved 19 September 2019.
- "Enache şi-a văzut visul cu ochii. Vezi ce planuri are mijlocaşul Astrei la echipa naţională" [Enache saw his dream come true. The plans of the Astra midfielder at the national team] (in Romanian). Look TV. 7 September 2014. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
- "INTERVIU Revelaţia Astrei, Gabriel Enache, autoportret înainte de meciul cu Dinamo Zagreb: "De ce joc bine? Pentru că m-am căsătorit acum patru luni"" [INTERVIEW Astra's revelation, Gabriel Enache, self-characterization before the match with Dinamo Zagreb: "Why am I playing well? I got married four months ago"] (in Romanian). ProSport. 18 September 2014.
- "Fotbalistul Gabi Enache a divorțat. Prima declarație a fostei neveste" [Footballer Gabi Enache has divorced. His former wife's first statement]. Libertatea (in Romanian). 2 November 2017. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
- "S-a decis. Cât plăteşte Gabi Enache pentru că şi-a lăsat soţia pentru amantă. Primele declaraţii ale Mădălinei Enache" [It has been decided. How much Gabi Enache pays for leaving his wife over his mistress. Mădălina Enache's first statements] (in Romanian). SpyNews. 6 December 2017. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
- Gabriela Enache at Soccerway. Retrieved 21 July 2017.
- "Gabriel Enache". European Football. Retrieved 3 March 2018.