Monday December 29th, 2014

USA defender Oguchi Onyewu extended his contract with Charlton Atlantic, the club announced Monday.

Onyewu will now be with club until June 1 after signing with the team on a short-term deal in October following defender Michael Morrison leaving on loan to Birmingham City.

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Onyewu, 32, has played for Newcastle United, AC Milan, Sporting Lisbon and Málaga. He has 69 caps for the United States and has made two appearances as a substitute this season for Charlton.

Charlton has 31 points in the Championship Table this season. Charlton’s next match is Tuesday against Ipswich Town.

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