Thai League newly-crowned champions Muangthong United will arrive in Laos to participate in a friendly tournament, according to an official statement from Laos Premier League. The Thai club is scheduled to play two friendly matches against Laos All-Star and Japanese side Sanfrecce Hiroshima. The matches will be played in late January and early February 2017.
Malaysian club Selangor FA has announced their possible exit from the domestic league ahead of the 2017 season. Citing funding problems, Selangor vice-president Datuk Subahan Kamal told local newspapers that the club is considering pulling out of the league. “Without funds, it will be difficult for us to continue. If there are no funds, we
Tampines Rovers midfielder Hafiz Sujad will arrive in Thailand this week in order to go on trials with Thai club Sisaket FC and Big Bang Chula United, according to reports. Hafiz Sujad joined Tampines Rovers in early 2016. The 26-year-old midfielder played 20 matches and scored two goals to help the club finished second in
Thailand national team midfielder Chanathip Songkrasin has agreed to sign a one-and-a-half year loan deal to play for Japanese side Consadole Sapporo, according to reports.The 23-year-old footballer has long been considered as one of the brightest prospects in Southeast Asian football scene. He was a key contributor to Thailand’s back-to-back titles at the regional tournament
After an exciting month that saw Thailand win their fifth AFF Suzuki Cup title, here is the team of the tournament as selected by Football Channel’s network of Asian editions: GK: Kawin Thamsatchanan (Thailand) In a tremendous campaign that included four clean sheets, Kawin conceded just four goals – all of them to runners-up Indonesia