Thailand national football team

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Kiatisuk Senamuang

In 1994, team manager Thawatchai Sartjakul assembled a team that has been renounced as the "Dream Team" with key players Kiatisuk Senamuang, Tawan Sripan and Dusit Chalermsan.
Kiatisuk was former head coach of the Thailand senior team and Thailand U-23 team.

Singapore national football team

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Thailand were favourites to regain the crown in 2007, 2008 and 2012 only to lose tight finals to Singapore and Vietnam respectively.
Singapore retained the trophy in 2007, beating Thailand 3–2 on aggregate in the final.

Bulgaria national football team

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The team made another appearance at the Summer Olympics in 1968, losing to Bulgaria 0–7, Guatemala 1–4, and Czechoslovakia 0–8 en route to a first-round exit.
They finished first in Group D by beating Thailand 7–0, Guatemala 2–1, and drawing 2–2 against Czechoslovakia.

Wanasthana Sajakul

Tawatchai Sajjakul
In 1994, team manager Thawatchai Sartjakul assembled a team that has been renounced as the "Dream Team" with key players Kiatisuk Senamuang, Tawan Sripan and Dusit Chalermsan.
Wanasthana Sajakul, also known as Big Hoy (former name: Thawatchai Sajakul) is a Thai politician and former member of parliament, former manager for the Thailand national football team from 1993 to 1996, and manager of Thailand Premier League side Chula-Sinthana FC.

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Officially nicknamed the War Elephants, the team is controlled by the governing body for football in Thailand, Football Association of Thailand (FAT), which is a member of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and the regional ASEAN Football Federation (AFF).
Thailand national football team joined Olympic Games first time in Australia in 1956.

Vietnam national football team

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Thailand were favourites to regain the crown in 2007, 2008 and 2012 only to lose tight finals to Singapore and Vietnam respectively. Indonesia and Malaysia also failed in the same way, while Vietnam despite also lost the last match like the co-hosts, surprised by qualify into the next round for the first time in its history.
The team also entered qualification for the 1974 FIFA World Cup, beating Thailand 1–0 to qualify the classification matches before losing their group opening matches by 0–4 to Japan and 0–1 to Hong Kong.

Football Association of Thailand

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Officially nicknamed the War Elephants, the team is controlled by the governing body for football in Thailand, Football Association of Thailand (FAT), which is a member of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and the regional ASEAN Football Federation (AFF).
Thailand national football team joined Olympic Games first time in Australia in 1956.

Indonesia national football team

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In the final match between Thailand and Indonesia, Thailand took a 2–0 lead against hosts Indonesia by the end of the first half. Indonesia and Malaysia also failed in the same way, while Vietnam despite also lost the last match like the co-hosts, surprised by qualify into the next round for the first time in its history.
Their local rivals are Malaysia, Thailand, and Singapore; Indonesia's rivalry with the former is considered the fiercest due to cultural and political reasons such as the 1963 confrontation.

1972 AFC Asian Cup

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Thailand also won third place in the 1972 AFC Asian Cup, competed twice in the Summer Olympics, and won fourth place in the 1990 and 1998 Asian Games.
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Malaysia national football team

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Indonesia and Malaysia also failed in the same way, while Vietnam despite also lost the last match like the co-hosts, surprised by qualify into the next round for the first time in its history.
It is one of the successful teams in Southeast Asia along with Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam, winning bronze at the Asian Games in 1974 as well winning the ASEAN Football Championship in 2010 and other competitions while improving at the same time.

Dusit Chalermsan

In 1994, team manager Thawatchai Sartjakul assembled a team that has been renounced as the "Dream Team" with key players Kiatisuk Senamuang, Tawan Sripan and Dusit Chalermsan.
He was a famous defender who scored 14 goals for the national team.

Guatemala national football team

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The team made another appearance at the Summer Olympics in 1968, losing to Bulgaria 0–7, Guatemala 1–4, and Czechoslovakia 0–8 en route to a first-round exit.
In the first round, they won 1–0 against Czechoslovakia, and 4–1 against Thailand, and lost to Bulgaria 2–1.

Bryan Robson

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On 23 September 2009, Bryan Robson agreed to become coach of Thailand national team in his first foray into international football management. In 2011, rumours had been rife that the 61 years old Winfried Schäfer was favourite to succeed Bryan Robson, who ended his ill-fated two-year tenure earlier, citing health problems as the reason for his resignation.
On 23 September 2009, Robson was appointed manager of the Thailand national team.

Chanathip Songkrasin

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Thailand ended their 12-year drought in the AFF Suzuki Cup from the late goals by Charyl Chappuis(82') and Chanathip Songkrasin which gave them a dramatic 4–3 aggregate victory over Malaysia in the second leg of the final at Bukit Jalil National Stadium.
Chanathip Songkrasin (ชนาธิป สรงกระสินธ์, ; born 5 October 1993), simply known as Jay is a professional footballer from Thailand who plays for He also represents the Thailand national team.

Charyl Chappuis

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Thailand ended their 12-year drought in the AFF Suzuki Cup from the late goals by Charyl Chappuis(82') and Chanathip Songkrasin which gave them a dramatic 4–3 aggregate victory over Malaysia in the second leg of the final at Bukit Jalil National Stadium.
Charyl Yannis Chappuis (ชาริล ยานนิส ชาปุย; born 12 January 1992) is a professional footballer who plays as a Central Midfielder for Thai League 1 club Muangthong United and the Thailand national team.

2000 AFC Asian Cup

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Thailand qualified to the 2000 AFC Asian Cup held in Lebanon, which made Thailand sharing group with host Lebanon, Iran and Iraq.
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ASEAN Football Federation

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Officially nicknamed the War Elephants, the team is controlled by the governing body for football in Thailand, Football Association of Thailand (FAT), which is a member of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and the regional ASEAN Football Federation (AFF).

Teerasil Dangda

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Teerasil Dangda, Thailand's renowned striker, once again joined the rank of the national team after his loan with UD Almería ended earlier that year.
Teerasil Dangda (ธีรศิลป์ แดงดา, ; born 6 June 1988) is a Thai footballer who plays for Thai League 1 club Muangthong United and the Thailand national team which he serves as a team captain.

1992 AFC Asian Cup

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Thailand would later defeat Bangladesh 1–0, winning the group and therefore qualifying for the 1992 AFC Asian Cup.
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Iran national football team

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Thailand qualified to the 2000 AFC Asian Cup held in Lebanon, which made Thailand sharing group with host Lebanon, Iran and Iraq.
After qualifying to the Asian Cup 2004, Iran was drawn with Thailand, Oman, and Japan in the tournament.

Winfried Schäfer

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In 2011, rumours had been rife that the 61 years old Winfried Schäfer was favourite to succeed Bryan Robson, who ended his ill-fated two-year tenure earlier, citing health problems as the reason for his resignation.
In June 2011, Schäfer was hired as Thailand manager on a three-year contract.

2004 AFC Asian Cup

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Thailand qualified to the 2004 AFC Asian Cup in China, once again and Thailand was put into a tough group, which comprised Japan, Iran and debutant Oman.

Warrix Sports

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In September 2016, the Thai national team signed a four-year contract with Warrix Sports to be their kit kit provider from 2017 until 2020.
Starting from January 2017, WARRIX is the main sponsor for Thailand national Football Team.

Lebanon national football team

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Thailand qualified to the 2000 AFC Asian Cup held in Lebanon, which made Thailand sharing group with host Lebanon, Iran and Iraq.
Under Croatian coach Josip Skoblar, Lebanon, captained by Jamal Taha, drew into Group A with Iran, Iraq and Thailand.

Pokklaw Anan

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Not much later, Pokklaw Anan struck from 20 yards away to give Thailand the victory goal.
Pokklaw Anan (born 4 March 1991), simply known as Pok is a Thai professional footballer who plays as a Midfielder for Thai League 1 club Bangkok United and the Thailand national team.