Neil Thompson

Goalkeeper Coach

Originally from England, Neil has joined LAFC as its Academy Goalkeeper Coach. Neil has a professional playing background in England with the likes of Hull City as well as experience in the UEFA Cup. Since being in the US, Neil has made his coaching mark at the Academy, Collegiate and National team levels. Most recently in Chicago, Neil was an assistant coach at Division I Loyola University, as well as the Goalkeeping Director at Sockers FC in the US Development Academy. Neil is working with Brad Friedel and the U.S. U-19 National Team, and is also the Goalkeeper Coach for the U.S. Soccer Training Centers. With a vast amount of experience, Neil will continue to identify and develop top goalkeepers at LAFC.