Jiul Petrosani is a Romanian professional football club from Petrosani, Hunedoara County, Romania, founded in 1919. United faced one of their most dangerous European trips there in 1974 when the team bus crashed on a mountain road en-route to the town. No one was hurt but the total trip lasted 5 days and was no surprise United lost the away leg of the Cup Winners Cup 1st round tie 2-0.
|02/10/1974||Cup Winners' Cup (1st Round 2nd Leg)||Cup Winners' Cup||(A)||(A)||0 - 2||0 - 2||15,000|
|18/09/1974||Cup Winners' Cup (1st Round 1st Leg)||Cup Winners' Cup||(H)||(H)||3 - 0||3 - 0||7,787||X|