Thai League 2021-22 Club Profiles: Samut Prakan City

After two consecutive 6th-place finishes and some eye-catching performances last year, this coming season was looking like the year for Samut Prakan City to take off and truly challenge the league’s top sides. However, the club’s pandemic-hit finances were laid bare when they let both captain Peeradol Chamratsamee and vice-captain Jakkaphan Praisuwan leave to join […]

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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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