Suengchitthawon captains Thailand U23 in Mongolia
Leicester City development team midfielder Thanawat Suengchitthawon captained the Thailand Under-23s in their 1-1 draw with the Mongolian Under-23s on Monday.
— Thanawat Suengchitthawon captained Thailand Under-23 against Mongolia on Monday
– The Leicester City Development Squad midfielder provided an assist in the 1-1 draw
– Suengchitthawon was taking part in 2022 AFC Under-23 Asian Cup qualifying
– Thailand will face Laos PDR on Thursday in their second Group I match (kick-off 8:00 a.m.)
Featured in 2022 AFC Under-23 Asian Cup qualifying, the 21-year-old helped Jakkit Palapon in the 10th minute to put Thailand ahead at MFF Football Center in Ulaanbaatar, before the hosts equalized with less than 15 minutes remaining. courtesy of Baljinnyam Batbold.
Thailand sit in second place in Group I after matchday one, with the top-seeded nation in the four-team group qualifying for next year’s final, along with the five best runners-up from the 11 groups.
Speaking after the final whistle, Suengchitthawon commented, “I was very proud to be captain of the team, but I think we should have a better result. We have to keep winning in the rest of the game. competition.
“We have to play better together and not open space for the opponent to attack. We played well in this game. We have to try to keep the level up, we have to improve our mistakes.
“The other two games, we don’t have to think about it too much. We have to do our best to win. Thanks to all the football fans who follow and support us. In the remaining two games, I will do my best to win for the fans.
Next, Thailand’s Under-23s will play their second Asian Cup qualifier against Laos PDR’s Under-23s on Thursday, October 28 (kick-off 8:00 am).
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Photos: Thailand National Team Facebook.