Thailand Futsal National Team arrives in Japan ahead of International Friendly Match at Niigata and Aichi
22 September 2019
On Saturday 21 September, the Thailand Futsal National Team arrived in Japan ahead of their international friendly matches against the Japan Futsal National Team, scheduled on Monday 23 at City Hall Plaza Aore Nagaoka in Niigata, and Wednesday 25 at Takeda Teva Ocean Arena in Aichi.
The team travelled overnight and arrived at Japan in the morning but showed great energy in their evening training session held at Nagaoka, Niigata.
The Thailand Futsal National Team will play two international friendly matches against the Japan Futsal National Team, first match kicking off at 14:00 on Monday 23, and second match with a 19:30 kick-off time on Wednesday 25.
Coach and Player's Comment
Jose Maria PAZOS MENDEZ, Coach
Along with Iran, Japan is one of our strongest rivals in Asia. Therefore, the upcoming two matches will certainly be difficult matches. We should be able to showcase high-level matches, so I hope many fans will come to see the matches. From a young age, I have always been interested in Japanese culture and movies, which led me to study Japanese history in college. I have visited Japan five or six times already, but I am glad that I was able to come visit this beautiful country again. I am hoping to make this trip a trip to remember.
I have previously visited Japan five times with my club team. Japan is a beautiful country and I have a very positive impression. The players of the Japan Futsal National Team are very talented, and they are a very good team with great discipline. Our team’s strong point lies on our techniques and physical strengths. We will apply aggressive pressure and fight until the end. We hope to earn positive results in both of the two matches.
Jose Maria PAZOS MENDEZ
1 Pakeeya CHANTHAEM (Bangkok BTS)
12 Katawut HANKAMPA (Chonburi Bluewave)
7 Kritsada WONGKAEO (Chonburi Bluewave)
6 Jirawat SORNWICHIAN (Chonburi Bluewave)
8 Jetsada CHUDECH (Rajnavy)
9 Suphawut THUEANKLANG (Chonburi Bluewave)
3 Nattavut MADYALAN (Chonburi Bluewave)
4 Ampol SRIRAGEAW (Takham Cold Storage Futsal Club)
19 Apiwat CHAEMCHAROEN (Chonburi Bluewave)
18 Suthiporn KLADJAROEN (Department of Highways)
13 Watchara LAISRI (Thai Port)
10 Warut WANGSAMA-AEO (Chonburi Bluewave)
14 Tanakul VICHIENKUN (Thai Port)
5 Ronnachai JUNGWONGSUK (Chonburi Bluewave)
11 Muhammad OSAMANMUSA (Bangkok BTS)
|Mon. 23 September||14:00||International Friendly Match
vs Thailand Futsal National Team
(City Hall Plaza Aore Nagaoka)
|Tue. 24 September||PM||Official Training Session|
|Wed. 25 September||19:30||International Friendly Match
vs Thailand Futsal National Team
(Takeda Teva Ocean Arena)
*The schedule is subject to change due to the team condition, the weather, etc.
International Friendly Match
[1st Match] Mon. 23 September 2019 14:00
vs Thailand Futsal National Team (City Hall Plaza Aore Nagaoka, Niigata)
[2nd Match] Wed. 25 September 2019 19:30
vs Thailand Futsal National Team (Takeda Teva Ocean Arena, Aichi)
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