|Full name||Thomas Thøgersen|
|Date of birth||April 2, 1968|
|Place of birth||Copenhagen, Denmark|
|Playing position||Full back, midfielder, forward|
|–||BK Frem, KHB|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Thomas Thøgersen (born April 2, 1968) is a Danish former professional footballer who won three Danish football championships with Brøndby IF.
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