Philadelphia Union announced today that Richard Odada has received an international call-up for Kenya ahead of the upcoming FIFA international window. The midfielder is part of five call-ups in June which include Olivier Mbaizo (Cameroon), Jose Martinez (Venezuela), Daniel Gazdag (Hungary), and Andre Blake (Jamaica).
Odada joins the Kenyan National Team for a pair of international friendly matches. Odada made his international debut on September 2, 2021, in a World Cup qualifier match against Uganda. With six appearances for the Harambee Stars, Odada scored his first goal in a 2-1 win over Rwanda on November 15, 2021. Kenya played an international friendly against Pakistan (Jun. 14, 7:00 a.m.) and will play their final friendly against Mauritius (Jun. 18, 7:30 a.m.).