|Full name James Omondi Oduor|
2002–2003 Sher Agencies
Height 1.93 m
|0000–2002 Sher Agencies|
Role Football player
Place of birth Nairobi, Kenya
Name James Omondi
Current team Mathare United F.C.
|Date of birth (1980-12-30) December 30, 1980 (age 34)|
James Omondi Oduor (born December 30, 1980 in Nairobi) is a former Kenyan football defender who last played for Mathare United, and currently manages Karuturi Sports in the Kenyan National Super League.
Omondi began his career by Sher Agencies before left the team in 2003, to Thika United. After two years left 2005 Thika and move to Vietnamese club P. Sông Lam Nghệ An, in Vietnam played 1 year before moving to Ethiopian Premier League team Saint-George SA. After 9 months he left the Ethiopian Premier League to move back to Thika United, where he played again for 6 months before moving to the Seychelles League with Anse Réunion. He left the Seychellois club in 2009 for Mathare United, where he ended his playing career.
He presented his country Kenya on international level from 2002 to 2004. He was also part of the team that took part in the 2004 Africa Cup of Nations.
Coach Mahakama F.C Omondi had been the assistant coach of Thika United, where he played during his club career, but later became the assistant coach of Kenya Commercial Bank before being promoted to head coach after Leonard Swaleh was sacked with immediate effect. He was sacked by KCB on 28 November 2012, however, after his side finished tenth in the 2012 Kenyan Premier League season, and replaced by Abdallah Juma on 19 December.
On 3 April 2013, after the departure of Michael Nam to FKF Division One side FC Talanta on 14 March, Omondi took over as head coach of Karuturi Sports.