Thomas Matton

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Thomas Matton
Personal information
Date of birth (1985-10-24) 24 October 1985 (age 31)
Place of birth Belgium
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
Number 8
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2008 OH Leuven 25 (12)
2008–2012 Zulte Waregem 72 (10)
2012–2015 Kortrijk 12 (1)
2015– Gent 12 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 December 2015.

Thomas Matton (born 24 October 1985) is a Belgian footballer. He currently plays for Gent in the Belgian Pro League.

Matton, who lives in the municipality Horebeke, got his youth training mainly at Club Bruges. He was a member of the generation of players such as Jason Vandelannoite, Glenn Verbauwhede and Nicolas Lombaerts. During the last editions of the Keizerkarelcup, he was many times the best player. 2006, he entered the basic team of Club Bruges, but he didn't play any games. On 21 May 2007, Matton signed a two-years-contract at OH Leuven. At the end of April 2008, he signed a contract of four seastons at SV Zulte Waregem. May 2012, he signed a two-years-contract at KV Kortrijk.

On 10 February 2015, it was announced that Matton was transferred to AA Gent. Kortrijk was not willing to prolong the contract of Matton. He signed in Gent for 2 years.[1]