| Thomas Wells Thompson|
Daphne Thompson (m. 2011)
87,188 USD (2012)
| Carolina RailHawks|
| (1983-11-25) November 25, 1983 (age 32)|
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
Mark Thompson, Kathryn Thompson
Mary Kathryn Thompson, John Mark Thompson
Pablo Mastroeni, Oscar Pareja, Deshorn Brown
Wells Thompson Wikipedia
Thomas Wells Thompson (born November 25, 1983 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina) is a retired American soccer player who last played as a midfielder for Carolina RailHawks in the North American Soccer League (NASL).
Thompson attended R.J. Reynolds High School, Forsyth Country Day School (aka, FCDS), and the Family Foundation School. He earned an All-North Carolina first team selection as a junior and senior as well as an all-conference and all-region selection. After graduating from FCDS, he attended Wake Forest University where he played college soccer for four years. During his college years Thompson also played with Carolina Dynamo in the USL Premier Development League.
Thompson was drafted in the first round (fifth overall) in the 2007 MLS SuperDraft by New England Revolution. In three seasons with the club the versatile midfielder appeared in 71 league matches scoring 2 goals. He also helped the club capture the 2007 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup.
He was traded to Colorado Rapids on January 21, 2010 as part of deal involving four players, MLS SuperDraft picks and allocation money. On April 14, 2010 Thompson scored his first two goals for Colorado in a 2-1 victory over Kansas City Wizards in a 2010 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup qualification match.
He was traded to the Chicago Fire after asking for a trade. Thompson made 4 appearances for the Fire in the 2012 campaign, and has played in 5 games thus far in 2013 earning his first start on March 24, 2013. Thompson's aggressive on-field play has earned him the nickname "El Diablo". At the end of 2013 season the club did not renew Thompson's contract.
Thompson signed with USL Pro club Charlotte Eagles on March 3, 2014.
After Charlotte Eagle's move down to the USL PDL, Thompson signed with Carolina RailHawks on February 3, 2015.Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup (1): 2007
Major League Soccer Eastern Conference Championship (1): 2007
North American SuperLiga (1): 2008
Major League Soccer Eastern Conference Championship (1): 2010
Major League Soccer MLS Cup (1): 2010