Nicolae Lupescu

Romanian footballer (1940-2017)

Nicolae Lupescu (17 December 1940 – 6 September 2017) was a Romanian football defender and manager. He was born in Bucharest, Romania. Lupescu earned 21 caps and scored 2 goals for the Romanian national team. He represented his country at the 1970 FIFA World Cup.

Lupescu in 1960

Lupescu died on 6 September 2017 of liver cancer in Bucharest at the age of 76.[1]


  1. "S-a stins din viață fostul internațional Nicolae Lupescu" (in Romanian). Romanian Football Federation. Archived from the original on 6 September 2017. Retrieved 6 September 2017.