|Full name||Thomas Khumba Wanyama|
|Date of birth||15 April 1989|
|Place of birth||Nairobi, Kenya|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 1⁄2 in)|
|2008–2009||Nairobi City Stars|
| * Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 09:44, 1 May 2017 (UTC)|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 09:44, 1 May 2017 (UTC)
Thomas Khumba Wanyama (born 15 April 1989) is a Kenyan international footballer who plays for Mathare United, as a defender.
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