Ishii and Taki Left Frustrated by Refereeing Decisions

Rayong head coach Masami Taki hit out at the standard of Thai refereeing after a number of controversial decisions were made on Matchday 27. During Rayong’s 5-1 defeat at the hands of Sukhothai FC, the relegated club conceded a penalty, had a man sent off and saw their opponents score when it was unclear if […]

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Ono targets Top Three finish for Ishii’s entertainers

After a poor start to the 2020 Thai League (T1) season, Samut Prakan City’s return to action last September featured a home match against bottom side Rayong. Despite the appointment of J.League winning head coach Masatada Ishii, Samut Prakan had taken just one point from the first four matches pre-lockdown and the pressure was on. […]

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Thai League 2020 Club Profiles: Samut Prakan City

Samut Prakan City Based in Samut Prakan Province in the Bangkok Metropolitan Region, City were “formed” in 2019 when Pattaya United relocated from the beachside town to the outskirts of the capital, and are derided as a “ghost club” by rival supporters. Despite the name change, the squad remains composed of players who came through […]

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