Birth date 28 Mar 1984 (33 years)
Nationality Congo (Brazzaville) Congo (Brazzaville)
Height 193 cm
Position Defender
Team history
FC Dynamo Moscow 2013 - 2016
FC Anzhi Makhachkala 2012 - 2013
QPR 2013
FC Anzhi Makhachkala 2013
Blackburn Rovers 2007 - 2012
Hertha Berlin 2004 - 2007
Hertha BSC II 2004 - 2006
CS Sedan Ardennes 2003 - 2004
CS Sedan Ardennes 2002 - 2003

Veljeany Christopher Samba is a Congolese football player who currently features for the English Premier League side Blackburn Rovers. He is a defender.

Christopher Samba started his club career at French side Sedan(he was born in France) and p layed the 2003-2004 season for them, playing in 4 matches. He then went to German Bundesliga side Hertha Berlin and 20 league matches between 2004 and 2007.

In January 2007 Blackburn Rovers signed Samba from Hertha Berlin in January 2007 for 400,000 pounds on a three and a half year deal. He has established himself as a first choice player for Blackburn and has penned a long term contract that keeps him at Ewood Park until the summer of 2012.

Christopher Samba made his international debut for Congo in 2004 and has played 20 matches for his nation so far.