|Full name||Niall Joseph Thompson|
|Date of birth||16 April 1974|
|Place of birth||Birmingham, England|
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Current club||Surrey United Firefighters (head coach)|
|2000||Bay Area Seals||6||(2)|
|2010-||Surrey United Firefighters|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Thompson moved to Canada aged 2 and played for the Edmonton Brickmen, Winnipeg Fury and PSV Eindhoven youth teams. He started his professional career as a trainee with Crystal Palace but after an unsuccessful spell moved to play for Colchester United, Montreal Impact, Zultse VV, Seattle Sounders, Brentford, Vancouver 86ers, Airdrieonians, Bay Area Seals, Wycombe Wanderers, Montreal Impact and Vancouver Whitecaps.
He made his debut for Canada in a March 1993 friendly match against South Korea and earned a total of 9 caps, scoring 2 goals. He has represented Canada in just 1 FIFA World Cup qualification match, in October 2000. That game, against Panama, proved to be his final international.
- Scores and results list Canada's goal tally first.
|1||4 June 1995||Varsity Stadium, Toronto, Canada||Turkey||1-2||1-3||Friendly match|
|2||18 May 1998||Varsity Stadium, Toronto, Canada||Macedonia||1-0||1-0||Friendly match|
- Player profile - CanadaSoccer
- Career stats - National Football Teams
- All time playing career - Soccerbase