YearsTeam 2002–2004FC Bihor Oradea RoleFootball player
1997–2002UTA Arad NameIonut Popa
Date of birth(1953-04-17) 17 April 1953 (age 62) Place of birthSavarsin, Arad, Romania Current teamSoimii Pancota (manager)
Ionuţ Popa (born 17 April 1953 in Săvârşin) is a Romanian football coach and former player. He was the coach of Liga I team Politehnica Iaşi from 2004, when they promoted, until January 2009, being the longest serving coach in Liga I up to date. The reason he quit the job was lack of funds. The post was taken by Cristiano Bergodi.