Thailand

Pay cut for Akira and FAT staff

BANGKOK (2 April 2020) – The FA of Thailand (FAT) have announced pay cut for national head coach Akira Nishino and also the association staff. With the on-going Coronavirus outbreak still not showing signs of a let-up, the decision to postpone the Thai League One to Thai League Four until 2 May 2020, has affected…

Port FC part ways with coach Choketawee

BANGKOK (31 March 2020) – Port FC have decided to end their relationship with head coach Choketawee Promrut alongside all the coaching staff. Port FC are currently third in the Thai League One 2020 standings after four matches. The decision was made following an executive committee meeting with Port FC President Nualphan Lamsam announcing that…

All Thai League matches postponed

BANGKOK (3 March 2020) – Thai League – the organisers of the Thai League One to Thai League Four – have decided to postponed all matches until next month. This follows the advisory from the Thai Ministry of Health for the masses to avoid concerts and big gatherings like football matches so as to prevent…

Landslide win for Somyot

BANGKOK (13 Feb 2020) – Pol Gen Somyot Poompunmuang won a landslide victory as he earned four more years as the President of the FA of Thailand (FAT) yesterday. Incumbent Somyot first term was for 2016-2020. Somyot won 51 votes from 69 voters while his other challenger Pinyo Niroj – MP for Nakhon Sawan –…