The coach of Thailand, Mr. Nishino is very active to prepare for the second qualifying round of the World Cup 2022. The pressure on the new captain “War Elephants” is great when there are very strong opponents in their group. as strong as Vietnam or UAE.
However, having a lot of pressure on him also means that the Japanese strategist will have a lot of privileges in his hand. According to Thailand’s Siam Sport recently, the new head coach of this country will decide the stadium of the match between Vietnam and Thailand.
Deputy General Secretary of the Football Federation of Thailand (FAT), Pasanat Supaphong shared: “Tomorrow (July 24), Coach Nishino will go directly to Thammasat University’s stadium, the home ground of True Bangkok United, to attend the meeting. reviewed and surveyed all facilities conditions, from the athletes’ lounge to the quality of the turf and many other areas.”
“Depending on the decision of coach Akira Nishino, FAT will consider whether to use this stadium to host Vietnam in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers on September 5.”
As usual, Rajamangala will be the main stadium of Thailand. However, Rajamangala Stadium is currently being renovated to serve the 2020 AFC U23 Championship.
Located 70km north of Bangkok, the stadium of Thammasat University has a capacity of 25,000 people and is qualified for organization according to FIFA regulations. This stadium is fully capable for Thailand to hold the match against Vietnam.