Steve Thompson

Thommo welcomes wake-up call
Tuesday 20th September 09:43

Steve Thompson believes a "boot up the backside" was exactly what England needed after the Georgia win.

Thompson wants starting role
Wednesday 10th August 22:10

Rejuvenated England hooker Steve Thompson is keen to be a key man at the World Cup.

Wasps swoop for Thompson
Monday 2nd May 13:11

World Cup-winning hooker Steve Thompson has agreed a deal to move to Wasps from Leeds at the end of the season.

Thompson hails Back factor
Monday 19th July 16:44

Steve Thompson has revealed that working with Neil Back was the deciding factor behind his move to Leeds.

Thompson to test rookies
Friday 11th June 15:41

Steve Thompson says England are looking forward to challenging the inexperienced Australian front row.

Leeds snap up Thompson
Monday 31st May 09:30

Leeds Carnegie have confirmed World Cup-winning hooker Steve Thompson has agreed a two-year deal at Headingley.

Thompson upbeat on future
Thursday 27th May 20:29

Steve Thompson is determined to reclaim the England hooker's jersey that was once his by right.

Leeds bolster pack
Monday 24th May 08:04

Leeds have signed up experienced lock Sean Hohneck, with World Cup-winning hooker Steve Thompson set to follow suit.

Thompson targeting Pumas
Tuesday 2nd June 15:45

Steve Thompson is hoping to win his first England cap in three years against Argentina on Saturday.

Thommo eyes recall
Monday 12th November 09:54

Former England hooker Steve Thompson has his sights set on a return to the international fold less than a year after retiring.

Thompson heads to France
Tuesday 17th July 15:38

Steve Thompson will take on a coaching and consultancy role with Brive.

Thompson calls time on career
Sunday 15th April 11:58

England's World Cup-winning hooker Steve Thompson has announced his retirement.

Saints hooker sidelined
Wednesday 21st February 16:43

Steve Thompson has been ruled out for the rest of the season with a neck injury.

Thompson to miss World Cup
Wednesday 21st February 10:48

Steve Thompson has been rocked by the news he will miss the 2007 World Cup.

Thompson quashes exit talk
Thursday 1st February 13:42

Steve Thompson has put an end to speculation linking him with a move to France.

Thompson out of Six Nations
Monday 29th January 17:07

England hooker Steve Thompson will miss the entire Six Nations through injury.

Thompson: I almost quit
Saturday 6th January 23:48

England hooker Steve Thompson considered retiring from rugby five months ago.

Strugglers blame superstars
Friday 22nd December 12:14

Northampton chairman Keith Barwell believes the club has acquired too many superstars.

Thompson ruled out for a month
Monday 25th September 17:30

Steve Thompson has been sidelined for four to six weeks with a calf tear.

Reihana named Saints skipper
Friday 7th July 14:14

Bruce Reihana has replaced Steve Thompson as Northampton captain.

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