Joseph Atang Thompson

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Joe Thompson
Personal information
Full name Joseph Steven Atang Thompson
Date of birth (1989-02-14) 14 February 1989 (age 28)
Place of birth Lagos, Nigeria
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Shabab Al-Ghazieh
Number 2
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006 – 2008 Cotonsport Garoua
2008 – 2009 Enyimba International F.C.
2009 – 2012 Kano Pillars F.C.
2012 – 2016 Enyimba International F.C.
2017 – Shabab Al-Ghazieh
National team
2008  Nigeria U-20
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 9 November 2013.

Joseph Steven Atang Thompson (born 14 February 1989) is a Nigerian football player currently with Shabab Al-Ghazieh.


Thompson began his career with Cotonsport Garoua as a member of the Rudder Sports Management[1] and moved in 2008 to Enyimba International F.C., after only one year he signed with Kano Pillars F.C..[2] On 6 January 2011 was linked with Sporting Kansas City.[3] He returned to Enyimba following the end of the 2012 season.[citation needed]


He has played with the Nigeria national under-20 football team.[4]