Cédric Mongongu

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Cédric Mongongu
Personal information
Full name Cédric Mongongu
Date of birth (1989-06-22) 22 June 1989 (age 27)
Place of birth Kinshasa, Zaire
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Centre Back
Club information
Current team
Number 27
Youth career
2002–2005 RCF Paris
2005–2007 Monaco
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2011 Monaco 79 (0)
2011–2015 Evian 89 (7)
2015–2016 Eskişehirspor 1 (0)
2016– Montpellier 3 (0)
National team
2008– DR Congo 40 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 May 2015.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 20:31, 10 October 2016 (UTC)

Cédric Mongongu (born 22 June 1989) is a Congolese[1] footballer who plays as a centre back for Montpellier and the DR Congo national team.


Club career[edit]

Mongongu began playing for his local club in La Garenne-Colombes before joining RCF Paris in 2002. He proceeded to join the Centre of Formation at Monaco in 2005 before making his first appearance in a 1-1 draw with Saint-Étienne on 4 August 2007. On 3 July 2009 he signed his first professional contract with Monaco.[2] He went on to make a total of 92 appearances for the club.

In 2011, Mongongu joined Evian, making his debut on 21 September 2011 against Marseille.

In 2015, he joined Eskişehirspor. After only one match his contract was terminated in January 2016.[3]

International career[edit]

Mongongu chose to represent the country of his birth at international level DR Congo.

Personal life[edit]

Mongongu was born in Kinshasa, Zaire but moved to France as a child growing up in La Garenne-Colombes, Hauts-de-Seine.


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