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Thailand head coach Akira Nishino will oversee Muangthong United's next match at Thai League

Thailand head coach Akira Nishino will oversee Muangthong United's next match at Thai League

In order to target the second qualifying round of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the head coach of Thailand Akira Nishino will oversee the national championship matches to serve the recruitment of personnel.

Shortly after signing the contract to lead the "War Elephant", Japanese coach Akira Nishino immediately embarked on the job of recruiting personnel for the levels aimed at high goals in tournaments. coming, especially the second qualifying round of World Cup 2022.

Siam Sport newspaper said Nishino coach chose the confrontation between Muangthong United and Chiangrai United in the 19 Thai League round as the first match he followed as Thailand captain.

Immediately after the opening ceremony of the Thai Football Federation (FAT) and exchanging with the media on July 21, Coach Nishino will move to SCG Stadium to keep track of the match starting at 8pm (GMT+8).

Thailand head coach Akira Nishino will oversee Muangthong Uniteds next match at Thai League

These are the two teams with many players who are likely to be part of Thailand's squad in upcoming tournaments. More specifically, Muangthong United is also the club that goalkeeper Dang Van Lam of the Vietnamese team is leading.

At this time, Chiangrai United was second on the Thai League standings with 33 points after 18 rounds. Meanwhile, Van Lam and his teammates won 12 points and temporarily stood at 12th place.

In the second qualifying round of World Cup 2022, Thailand is on the same table as Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia and UAE. The Japanese strategist will confront the army of Park Hang Seo in the opening match on September 5th.