Paul Thompson

Technical Manager, Assistant Coach Pre-MLS Academy and BMO Boys Academy

  • Academy Centre: Mainland Academy
  • Birthplace: Winnipeg
  • Hometown: Winnipeg
  • Citizenship: Canadian
  • Years with Whitecaps FC: 2
  • Previous Clubs: Manitoba Soccer Association, Winnipeg South End United, Football Club Northwest
  • Certifications: Canadian A License, Bachelor of Kinesiology, Bachelor of Education, Master Coach Developer
  • Playing Experience: University of Winnipeg
  • Coaching Experience: Manitoba REX Head Coach, Team Manitoba Head Coach (Canada Games & U13-U16), Head Coach Red River College
  • Key Successes to Date: 2011 Manitoba Colleges Athletic Conference Men’s Soccer Coach of the year
  • Most Memorable Soccer Moment: Playing in the field behind my house as a youngster with my brothers or friends
  • Favourite Player: Paul Scholes
  • What you enjoy doing outside of soccer: Yoga, dog walks with billy, and time with friends and family