Mr. Patit Supapong, General Secretary of the FA Thailand, confirmed that the Thailand national team will play at Rajamangala National Stadium, Bangkok. in the FIFA World Cup 2026 Asian qualifiers 2nd round
In addition, the association has already coordinated with SAT, which owns the field. and confirmed that there will be no incidents like the pre-season football match between Tottenham Hotspur vs Leicester City on 23 July 2023.
“In the event that the Thailand national team has not used the Rajamangala National Stadium in the past several years, we have talked to the Sports Authority of Thailand. Importantly, FIFA has revealed the competition program for 3 years, whether there will be any FIFA Day sessions. and we will coordinate with the Sports Authority of Thailand to use the Rajamangala Stadium for the Thailand national team” Mr. Patit said
“With the Thailand national team fixtures, will have games on FIFA Day, namely the FIFA World Cup 2026 Asian qualifiers, which is now just waiting for the AFC draw to see which day we will play the home game. After that, he will continue to request to use the stadium with the Sports Authority of Thailand.”
However, Rajamangala Stadium Has not been used to organize a competition for the Thailand national team for almost 5 years, with the last match using this stadium. Have to go back to the year 2018 in the AFF Suzuki Cup 2018, the second semi-final match against Malaysia National Team on 5 December 2018, which that day ended in a 2-2 draw.
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