On February 14, 2009, Romania also won against Germany, 22-0, away in Heidelberg. Ranking first in the European Nations Cup is Georgia, with 17 points, followed by Russia, 16 p, Portugal, 13 p, Romania, 12 p, Spain, 7 p, Germany, 6 p. The first two will be directly qualified for the World Cup, with the third place to face requalification. In its next game, Romania will face Russia, on February 27, in Sochi.
Romania’s national rugby union team on Saturday defeated Germany, 67-5 (20-5). The match, counting for the European Nations Cup, was hosted by the Constructorul-Cleopatra stadium based in the southeastern Romanian city of Constanta.