Tommy Thompson (soccer)
Thompson with San Jose in 2015
|Full name||Thomas Thompson|
|Date of birth||August 15, 1995|
|Place of birth||Hinsdale, Illinois, United States|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Playing position||Midfielder, Right back|
|San Jose Earthquakes|
|2012–2013||San Jose Earthquakes|
|2014–||San Jose Earthquakes||123||(3)|
|2014–2016||→ Sacramento Republic (loan)||19||(4)|
|2018||→ Reno 1868 (loan)||2||(0)|
|2014–2015||United States U20||21||(3)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of October 19, 2019|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of January 14, 2015
Thompson played one year of college soccer at Indiana University where he scored five goals and one assist in 12 matches and was named Big Ten Freshman of the year  in 2013, before signing a Homegrown Player contract with San Jose Earthquakes on March 14, 2014.
Thompson recorded his first MLS assist in a 1–1 draw against Orlando City SC on May 17, 2017, coming off the bench in the 82nd minute to assist Chris Wondolowski's game-tying goal in the 83rd minute.
He scored his first MLS goal on July 4, 2017, in the 2nd minute of a 4–2 loss to Atlanta United FC at Bobby Dodd Stadium. Thompson's first goal came after making 64 MLS appearances over four years and logging 2,633 league minutes. On August 7, he was named to the MLS Team of the Week after recording his third assist of the season in the Earthquakes' 2-1 victory over Columbus Crew SC on August 5. He was announced as a nominee for the MLS Humanitarian of the Year Award on October 14, 2017. On October 22 he received San Jose's club award for Humanitarian of the Year after leading a number of youth clinics in the area and for actively aiding relief efforts in the wake of the 2017 California floods.
- As of January 21, 2018
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- "San Jose Earthquakes' Tommy Thompson leaves family to pursue the dream". March 14, 2014.
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- FC, Republic (June 26, 2014). "We'd like to welcome #Sacramento local @tomthom11 to the club! Thompson, who is on loan from @SJEarthquakes, is a @granitebayhigh alumn".
- "RECAP: Earthquakes Tie 1–1 with Orlando to Remain Undefeated at Avaya Stadium". San Jose Earthquakes. Retrieved June 30, 2017.
- "RECAP: Atlanta United FC 4, Quakes 2". San Jose Earthquakes. Retrieved July 5, 2017.
- "Tommy Thompson ends scoring drought in San Jose Earthquakes loss to Atlanta". Major League Soccer. Retrieved July 5, 2017.
- "2017 MLS Team of the Week (Wk 22): David Villa, Union trio head the list". Major League Soccer. Retrieved August 7, 2017.
- Jake Pisani (October 14, 2017). "FEATURE: Several San Jose Earthquakes nominated for MLS awards". San Jose Earthquakes. Retrieved October 16, 2017.
- "NEWS: Earthquakes Announce 2017 Club Award Winners". San Jose Earthquakes. October 22, 2017. Retrieved October 23, 2017.
- "Thompson brothers reunite in San Jose".
- "Thompson brothers are headed to Indiana".