Since the news of the Thai Premier League’s move to introduce the five foreign players, 1 from Asia and 1 from ASEAN countries, has been reported last December, it has garnered a mixture of reactions from the Thais and as well as regional football fraternity.
Not many would have predicted the Garudas to be one of the finalists when the bi-annual tournament kicked off in November. For a country who just had their ban lifted by FIFA after a year, the intention of making up the lost times on international
First of all, we have to congratulate Thailand for clinching their fourth ASEAN titles. So how did the Thais fare? They captured the Cup with style, convincingly.
Undoubtedly, Thailand came into this tournament as one of hot favorites to lift the Southeast Asia’s most prestigious Cup.