Defender Ruon Tongyik
- Height 185cm
- Weight 80kg
- D.O.B. 28/12/96
The centre back joins from Adelaide United where he was named their Youth Player of the Year and has signed on until the conclusion of the 2017/18 season.
While a physical defender, Tongyik possesses promising ability on the ball, and is capable playing throughout the defensive line and in a holding midfield position.
After arriving in Australia from Sudan in 2003, Tongyik played much of his junior football for Adelaide Olympic before joining Adelaide’s youth system and was a part of the Reds NPL promotion and NYL Conference A Premiership.
Hyundai A-League 2017/18
International City: City trio selected in U23 AFC Championships side
Melbourne City’s Bruce Kamau, Ruon Tongyik and Stefan Mauk have been selected in the Australian U23 side ahead of the 2018 AFC U23 Championships in China. The trio make up a 23-man squad who will travel to Juangsu Province in January to take on Syria, Vietnam and Korea Republi