Oguchialu Chijioke “Oguchi” Onyewu (born May 13, 1982) is an American soccer player who plays as a defender for Sporting CP, inPrimeira Liga, and the United States national team. Onyewu also holds a Belgian passport. He then returned to Sherwood to graduate and went on to play soccer for two years at Clemson. He speaks English and fluent French. At 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) and 210 lb (95 kg), Onyewu is the tallest outfield player in U.S. team history (two goalkeepers have been taller).