Unirea Dej has a very important match in the penultimate round of the League 2 play-off, against Politehnica Iași. The hosts are in a direct battle for a play-off spot, which can take them to the Romanian SuperLiga. Poli Iasi already secured their promotion place and will appear with many reserves and youths from the academy. Due to various reasons Roman (26/7), Marchioni (26/0), Harrison (20/9), Plămada (19/2), Vașvari (14/6), Katanec (10/0), Mogoș (9/0), and Telcean (8/0) are out of the squad. The guests are undefeated in the last 16 rounds, but with this absence Unirea Dej has a chance to take the three points.