HOW ACQUIRED: Signed a Homegrown Player contract on January 22, 2014. Re-signed with club on January 17, 2017.
Thompson took a big step forward in 2017, earning career highs in almost every statistical category and registering his first MLS goal. The exciting, young talent is entering his fifth season with the Earthquakes and hoping to continue the upward trajectory in 2018.
COLLEGE: Played one year of college soccer with Indiana during their 2013 campaign. Thompson led the Hoosiers to a Big-Ten Tournament title in his freshman season, helping them reach the NCAA Tournament in the process. He was named Big-Ten Freshman of the Year and earned Big-Ten Second-Team All-Conference honors. He made TopDrawerSoccer.com and College Soccer News NCAA Freshman Best XI teams.