Shavar Thomas is a young defender who shows good
composure, technical ability and reads the game
well. He was born January 29, 1981 in Hannah Town,
Jamaica and has represented at every youth level.
Thomas played for Hazzard United F.C. in Jamaica'
National Premier League before playing college
soccer at the University of Connecticut in the
USA. He was named an NSCAA second team All-American
and was selected 10th overall in the 2003 MLS
SuperDraft by the Dallas Burn.
2004, Shavar was traded to the Kansas City Wizards
and has established himself as a solid center
back for one of the league's best defensive teams.
Shavar is touted to become a regular with the
Jamaica national football team.