Ryan Thompson – Director of Coaching

Ryan Thompson is the founder and Director of Coaching at RTG Academy. 

Ryan has over 16 years of professional and International experience, with the Jamaican National team and across Europe, America and the Caribbean. He was the first Jamaican to feature in the UEFA Champions League with Shamrock Rovers.  In addition, he was an All-American at the University of Tampa.  He currently serves as the First Assistant and Goalkeeper Director at Austin Bold FC in the USL Championship, as well as the Head Goalkeeper Coach at Lonestar soccer club. 

Coach Thompson holds his USSF A senior License and his Bachelors from the University of Tampa.

Ryan is dedicated to development of future goal keepers both on and off field with a focus on mentorship and Leadership.  When Ryan isn’t on the field, he is spending time with his wife and two daughters.