Thomas Pereira (footballer)
|Full name||Thomas Austin Pereira|
|Date of birth||12 June 1973|
|Place of birth||Sarpsborg, Norway|
|Height||1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
Thomas Austin Pereira (12 June 1973) is a retired Norwegian footballer who is currently the manager of Viking 2.
Thomas Pereira arrived at Viking from Moss in 1997, and stayed at the club the rest of his career. At the end of the 2008 season, he was ranked 7th on Viking's all-time list of appearances. On October 10, 2008, he signed a new one-year contract with Viking, stating that it could never be another club. After his thirteenth and last season in Viking he was awarded a testimonial game that was played on 21 November 2009 against SK Brann. Testimonial games are very rare in Norwegian football.
He made his international debut against South Korea in 1997, and has a total of 8 senior international caps.
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