World Cup 2022 qualifiers: Thailand announces roster against Vietnam, Chanathip in
Coach Akira Nishino has announced his official 32-man roster for Thailand’s next two World Cup 2022 qualifier matches against Malaysia and Vietnam.
The lineup is the same as for the previous 3 matches, except for four Port FC players who are attending the National Cup.
Veteran forward Teeresil Dangda will return after an impressive performance in Thailand’s 2-1 home win over the UAE. He will be joined by four other forwards: Suphanat Mueangta, Supachai Jaided, Chananan Pombubpha, and Thiraphon Mocky.
Also returning are midfielders Chanathip and Thitipan, and defender Tristan Do, who have been recovering from injuries.
Defender Theerathon Bunmathan, who will be suspended for the Malaysia match after receiving two yellow cards, will be back in the lineup against Vietnam.
‘Changsuek’ will travel to Malaysia on November 14 before facing Vietnam on November 19 in My Dinh stadium.
Thailand currently leads Group G with 7 points, ahead of Vietnam on total goals. Malaysia is at the bottom of the group with just 3 points.
Thailand’s 32-man roster:
Goalkeepers: Kawin Thamsatchanan, Siwirak Pattungnern, Chatchai Butprom, Aphirak Worawong
Defenders: Theerathon Bunmathan, Pansa Hemviboon, Narubadin Weerawatnodom, Adisorn Promrak, Nitiphong Salanon, Tristan Do, Manuel Bihr, Chayawat Srinawong,
Midfielders: Chanathip Songkrasin, Thitiphan Phuangchan, Suphachok Sanchat, Sarach Yooyen, Ekanit Panya, Picha Utra, Tanaboon Kesarat, Sasalak Haiprakhon, Bordin Phala,
Forwards: Supachai Jaided, Teerasil Dangda, Suphanat Mueangta, Chananan Pombubpha, Teeraphol Yoryoei.