Matt Thompson (footballer)
Thompson training for Newcastle Jets
|Full name||Matthew Thompson|
|Date of birth||18 August 1982|
|Place of birth||Sydney, Australia|
|Height||1.82 m (5 ft 11 1⁄2 in)|
|Playing position||Central Defender, Defensive Midfielder|
|Current club||Sydney FC|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 2 March 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
Matthew Thompson (born 18 August 1982 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) is an Australian football (soccer) player who plays for Sydney FC of the A-League. He holds the record for most games played in the league.
captained the club under Dutch international John Van Schip..
As a result of the Heart finishing second-to-last on the A-League ladder, their worst finish in an A-League season, Thompson, along with teammates Simon Colosimo, Clint Bolton and Fred, were released by the Heart at the conclusion of the 2012-13 A-League season.
With Newcastle Jets:
- Thommo Gets Jets Armband
- Heart Swoop For Sarkies And Thompson