Option declined following 2019 season.
Olum spent five years with Sporting Kansas City before joining the Timbers ahead of the 2017 season, where he helped the club to a first place Western Conference finish in 2017 and a MLS Cup appearance in 2018. Olum is a veteran who is sure to provide depth for Minnesota's backline and midfield.
INTERNATIONAL: Olum has made four appearances with the Kenyan National Team. He was called up in November of 2012 for the 2012 CECAFA Cup and made his international debut in a 1-0 victory over Comoros in May 2014.
OUTSIDE MLS: Olum has played with Orlando City (2011), the Austin Aztec, Minnesota Thunder and the Portland Timbers (2007/08) before making his MLS debut. Played in Malaysia in 2015.
COLLEGE: After moving to the United States as a teenager, played four years at Missouri Baptist University (NAIA).