Nikita Rukavytsya

Nikita Rukavytsya was born in the Ukraine and moved to Perth with his family at the age of 14. Rukavytsya was awarded an AIS scholarship and began playing for Perth Glory in the 2006/2007 A-League season. Rukavytsya made his debut for the Australian U/23 side in March 2008 and was named in the Beijing Olympic Team, finishing 11th at the Olympic Games.

Olympic Results

2008 Beijing

Football - Men
Preliminaries - Group A - match 01 - AUS v SRB HT: 0-0, Goals: Zadkovich - 69' SRB 1-1 Draw
Preliminaries - Group A - match 09 - ARG v AUS HT: 0-0 ARG 1-0 Loss
Preliminaries - Group D - match 21 - CIV v AUS HT: 0-0 CIV 1-0 Loss
Final Placing 11 / 16

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