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Thailand U22 vs China U22 to be scheduled before the SEA Games 30th

Thailand U22 vs China U22 to be scheduled before the SEA Games 30th

Thailand U22 will meet China U22 on November 9th, then Myanmar U22 on November 13th, before going to the Philippines to attend the SEA Games 30th at the end of this month.

In preparation for the 30th SEA Games, the Thai Football Federation (FAT) invited China and Myanmar to the friendly. Akira Nishino's students will play two matches, against China in Pathum Thani province on November 9th and then four days back to Bangkok to confront Myanmar.

Thailand U22 is concentrated in parallel with the team on October 31st. As coach Akira Nishino is busy attending the 2022 World Cup qualifiers, the work for the U22 team is currently under the management of assistant Issara Sritaro. After being a guest of Vietnam on November 14th at My Dinh stadium, Nishino coach directly took the U22 team.

Thailand is in the same group B with Vietnam, Indonesia, Singapore, Laos and Brunei in the 30th SEA Games. The golden temple team is now under pressure to protect the gold medal won during the last three SEA Games. They are also expected by the home fans to pass Vietnam to return to the number one region.

China is considered a big test for Thailand ahead of SEA Games 30th. The country's football federation has just fired Guus Hiddink and appointed domestic coach - Hao Vi. Under the new 42-year-old coach, China played prosperously and had just won the Fourth Heroes Cup held in Wanzhou, Chongqing. They beat Jordan, Indonesia, and drew Saudi Arabia in the last round.

The match on Thailand was the last leg of Hao Vi's team before returning to the country to attend another friendly tournamentin Chongqing from November 15th to November 19th. Chinese rivals this time are Australia, South Korea and Lithuania.

For Thailand, they will have 10 days to close the squad before going to the Philippines to attend the 30th SEA Games. The men's soccer event this year will take place from November 25. Group B teams will finish the group stage on December 6th. The final took place on 10/12.