American defender who began his MLS career with the San Jose Earthquakes in 2010. He spent two years with the team before joining Sporting Kansas City in 2013.
He played college soccer at Wake Forest from 2007 to 2009.
He played for the United States U20 team in 2009.
He was born to Emmanuel and Clarice Opara.
He and Landon Donovan both played for the San Jose Earthquakes.