Professional Football Player
Chidi Odiah is a Nigerian football defender who currently plays for CSKA Moscow. Odiah has previously played for Sheriff Tiraspol in the Moldovan National Division, Eagle Cement and Julius Berger F.C..
Chidi Odiah has represented his country at international level. He got his chance when the impressive Yusuf Mohammed suffered a long-term injury versus Ghana to also play against Algeria.
He appeared to be short on confidence after being in international wilderness for several months.
Previously the automatic choice at right full back but has fallen out of favour for several months now.
He was only recalled to the team for the final World Cup qualifier away to Kenya in November, but even then did not get to play. He is a skilful, attack-minded fullback with a bag of confidence.