Mark "Bomber" Thompson (born 19 November 1963) is a former Australian rules footballer and coach. He played 202 games for the Essendon Football Club between 1983 and 1996, captaining the side from 1992 until 1995. After retiring, he was an assistant coach at Essendon and an assistant coach at Kangaroos, and later went on to become the senior coach of the Geelong Football Club from 2000–2010 coaching them to two Premierships. Thompson went on in 2007 to win the AFL Premiership against Port Adelaide by a massive 119 points. Following an unexpected loss to Hawthorn in 2008, Thompson coached Geelong to its second Premiership in three years in 2009.