Imposing centre back Thomas joined the academy from West Ham last season after impressing while on trial.
The left-footed defender played for the Under-16s towards the end of the campaign and impressed with a string of accomplished displays.
Tom Dallison Profile
February 02, 1996
Although not the quickest across a short distance, Thomas’ intelligence and reading of the game are two of his strongest attributes. What’s more, Thomas is comfortable both in the air and with the ball at his feet.