Thai War Elephants start the World Cup qualifier match, Rajamangala Stadium is open, lost to the Chinese team 1-2
16 November 2023 at 7:30 pm at Rajamangala Stadium. 2026 World Cup Qualifiers, Asia Zone, Round 2, Group Stage, Group C, First Match, Thailand opens at home to face China.
In this match, Manu Bulking formed an attacking line led by Sovanath Muenta along with Sopacchok Sarachat, Chanathip Songkrasin and Boudin Phala, and Aleksandar Janković organized a large team led by Wu Li and Wu Shiwei named Hao.
List of 11 real players
Pathiwat Khamai (goalkeeper), Thearathon Boonmathan (centre), Kritsada Kaman, Sarach Yuen, Sobachuk Sarachat, Bodin Phala, Pansa Himuiboon, Sovanath Muinta, Chanathip Songkrasin, Tristan Do, Poklao Annan.
The match began after 23 minutes of a counter-attack, with Bodin Phala shooting and blocking the ball before Supachuk Sarachat picked it up and passed it to Sarach Yuen, who shot it with his left foot to give the Thai national team a 1-0 lead.
In the 29th minute, China was able to cut the ball in the middle before Wen Shihao crossed it and passed it to Wu Li to score the ball into the net, returning the score to a 1-1 draw.
In the 35th minute, the Thai national team made its first substitution, with Manuel Tom Bear replacing Pansa Himuiboon.
In stoppage time, Thailand had a chance again from the moment Chanathip Songkrasin received a direct shot in front of the penalty area, but the ball went over the crossbar, ending the first half in a 1-1 draw.
In the 59th minute of the second half, Chanathip Songkrasin opened the ball for Sarach Yuen, who shot a header that was blocked.
In the 63rd minute, Kevin Deromram entered the field to play in place of Bucklaw Annan.
In the 74th minute, Xia Pengfei took the lead before sending the ball to Wang Shangyuan, who scored with a close-range header to put China ahead 2-1.
In the 82nd minute, Subachuk Sarachat ran with his right and the ball slightly missed the second post.
The remaining period did not witness any additional goals, so the match ended with the Thai national team losing to China 1-2.
Upcoming match schedule The Thai national team will visit Singapore at the Singapore National Stadium on 21 November 2023 at 7pm Thailand time, broadcast live on Thairath TV.
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