Matt Thompson (rugby union)

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Matt Thompson
Full name Matthew Thompson
Date of birth (1982-12-12) 12 December 1982 (age 34)
Place of birth Brighton, England
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 120 kg (18 st 13 lb) [1]
School Royal Grammar School, Newcastle
University Northumbria University
Notable relative(s) Dave Thompson
Rugby union career
Position(s) Hooker
Current team Newcastle Falcons
Youth Career
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
2002 ‐ Newcastle Falcons 136 ((55))

Matt Thompson (born 12 December 1982 in Brighton, England) is a rugby union player for Newcastle Falcons in the Aviva Premiership. Thompson plays as a Hooker.

He was a replacement as Newcastle won the 2004 Anglo-Welsh Cup final.[2]


  1. ^ "Newcastle Falcons 1st XV Squad, Matt Thompson". Newcastle Falcons. Retrieved 24 March 2011. 
  2. ^ "Newcastle 37–33 Sale". BBC. 17 April 2004. Retrieved 26 December 2009. 

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