Chonburi Bluewave Futsal Club

PTT Bluewave Chonburi Futsal Club (Thai สโมสรฟุตซอลชลบุรี บลูเวฟ) is a Thai Futsal club. They currently play in the Futsal Thailand League.

PTT Bluewave Chonburi
ชลบุรี บลูเวฟ
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Full namePTT Bluewave Chonburi Futsal Club
สโมสรฟุตซอลชลบุรีบลูเวฟ
Nickname(s)The Sharks
Founded2006
GroundBluewave Arena, Mueang Chonburi, Chonburi, Thailand
Capacity3,000
ChairmanTachapat Benjasiriwan
CoachCarlos César Núñez Gago
LeagueFutsal Thai League

HistoryEdit

BeginningsEdit

Chonburi Bluewave Futsal Club founded in 2006 and affiliated to the first season of the Thailand Futsal League. Chonburi Bluewave Futsal Club won the championship two times in the 2006 and 2009 season before the end of the provisional squad.

The Thai giantEdit

The team has come back again under the control by the Chonburi Sports Association and Chonburi Football Club as Government Housing Bank RBAC Chonburi Futsal Club or (GHB-RBAC Chonburi Futsal club) . Finally turning back to the old name Chonburi Bluewave. Chonburi have won the 2010, 2011–12, and the 2012-13 Futsal Thailand League.

The Greatest in AsiaEdit

In August 2013, After finishing champions in the 2012 Futsal Thailand League season, Chonburi Bluewave under Pulpis head coach secured direct qualification into the 2013 AFC Futsal Club Championship. In the group stages, for first games The Sharks draw Ardus Tashkent from Uzbekistan, 2–2 beat Giti Pasand, 4-3 and beat Al Sadd, 3–2. For their final leg of the AFC Futsal Club Championship Semi-finals against Chinese side Shenzhen Nanling. Having won, 5–2. In Final The Sharks draw Giti Pasand, 1-1 by 1 goal of Suphawut Thueanklang and the club won 1-4 by penalties after extra time. Suphawut Thueanklang received the most valuable player award.

In July 2017, After finishing champions in the 2016 Futsal Thailand League season, Chonburi Bluewave under Rakphol SaiNetngam head coach secured direct qualification into the 2017 AFC Futsal Club Championship. In the group stages, for first games The Sharks beat Bank of Beirut, 9–0 and beat AGMK from Uzbekistan, 5–0. For their final leg of the AFC Futsal Club Championship Quarter-finals against Japanese side Shriker Osaka. Having won, 4–2. In Semi-finals The Sharks beat Thái Sơn Nam, 6–0. The Sharks beat Giti Pasand, 3–2 in final by hattrick of Suphawut Thueanklang. Jirawat Sornwichian received a Top Scorer award with nine goals.

Youth AcademyEdit

PTT Chonburi academy in Bangkok. The club have been sending coaches over to schools to teach kids how to play futsal.

TrophiesEdit

LeagueEdit

  Winners (10) : 2006, 2009, 2010, 2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2020

CupEdit

  Winners (5) : 2010,2011-2012, 2014, 2015, 2019

InternationalEdit

Fourth place (1) : 2018
  Winners (2) : 2013, 2017
  Runner-up (1) : 2014
  Third place (1) : 2016
  Winners (1) : 2019

Current playersEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
5 DF   THA Ronnachai Joongwongsuk
7 MF   THA Kritsada Wongkaeo (captain)
8 MF   THA Jirawat Sornwichian
11 FW   THA Muhammad Osamanmusa
12 MF   THA Nattawut Madyalan (vice-captain)
14 MF   THA Panat Kittipanuwong
No. Pos. Nation Player
17 DF   BRA Marcus Vinicius Canella Gava
18 GK   THA Watunyu Sirirattanapan
19 MF   THA Apiwat Chaemcharoen
20 GK   THA Arut Senbut
23 FW   THA Peerapat Kaeowilai
24 FW   BRA Thiago Mora De Oliveira
25 GK   THA Katawut Hankampa

Notable former playersEdit

Asian Competitions AppearancesEdit

2011: Group stage
2012: Group stage
2013: Champions
2014: Runner-up
2015: Group stage
2016: Third place
2017: Champions
2018: Quarter-final

SponsorshipEdit

Government Housing Bank (G.H. Bank) and Rattana Bundit University are the team's main sponsors.

Period Sportswear Sponsor Title Sponsor
2012—2014   Nike Chang Beer
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2015   Real United Chang Beer
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2016   Warrix Chang Beer
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2017   Ari
PTT
PTT
2020   ALL ZETT
PTT , Chang Beer, Thai Oil
PTT

Club officialsEdit

Position Name Ref.
Chairman   Tachapat Benjasiriwan
[2]

Sporting Director

  Benjamin Tuffnell [1]
Technical Development Director   José María Pazos Méndez
[3]
Manager   Carlos César Núñez Gago
Head Coach
Secretary   Narhong Phongsear
[3]
Doctor   khomsan Sangthong
Club Officer   Khomsan Thaikheing
  Phongpat Phokaew
Physiotherapist   Alexandre Anholeto
Marketing Director   Thanyachapat Benjasiriwan
Public Relations Director   Nattawut Khoykaew
  Patthawee chulka

CrestsEdit

ReferencesEdit

See alsoEdit

Achievements
Preceded by
Giti Pasand Isfahan
 
AFC Futsal Club Championship
2013 (First title)
Succeeded by
Nagoya Oceans
 
Preceded by
Nagoya Oceans
 
AFC Futsal Club Championship
2017 (Second title)
Succeeded by
Mes Sungun