Leo Chiangrai Stadium

Leo Chiang Rai Stadium (Thai: ลีโอ เชียงราย สเตเดียม) is a football stadium in Chiang Rai Province, Thailand. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Chiangrai United. The stadium has a capacity of 11,354 people. The Singha Stadium is near Mae Fah Luang International Airport.

Leo Chiangrai Stadium
"The Beetles nest"
Singha Stadium.jpg
Full nameUnited Stadium of Chiang Rai
LocationBan Du, Mueang Chiang Rai, Chiang Rai, Thailand
Coordinates19°57′25″N 99°52′29″E / 19.956944°N 99.874722°E / 19.956944; 99.874722
OwnerChiangrai United
OperatorChiangrai United
Capacity11,354
SurfaceGrass
Opened7 July 2012
Tenants
Chiangrai United

NameEdit

The name of the ground changed due to sponsorship agreements, the first time it was changed from the original name, United Stadium of Chiangrai, to Singha Stadium following the sponsorship in 2017.[1] However, the stadium is still referred as its original name of the United Stadium of Chiang Rai in AFC competitions.[2] On 15 October 2021, Thai League Co., Ltd approves the request made by Chiangrai United F.C. to change their club name from Singha Chiangrai United to Leo Chiangrai United and their stadium's name from Singha Stadium, to Leo Chiangrai Stadium, which the changes will be applied from 17 October 2021 onwards.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "สิงห์ สเตเดี้ยม ปรับใหญ่พร้อมรับศึกเอซีแอล". 27 December 2017.
  2. ^ http://singhachiangraiunited.com/%E0%B8%AA%E0%B8%B4%E0%B8%87%E0%B8%AB%E0%B9%8C-%E0%B8%AA%E0%B9%80%E0%B8%95%E0%B9%80%E0%B8%94%E0%B8%B5%E0%B8%A2%E0%B8%A1-%E0%B8%AB%E0%B8%99%E0%B8%B2%E0%B8%A7%E0%B9%84%E0%B8%A1%E0%B9%88%E0%B8%AB%E0%B8%99/
  3. ^ "ไฟเขียว 'ลีโอ เชียงราย'ลุยบอลไทยลีก1". 15 October 2021.

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Coordinates: 19°57′25″N 99°52′29″E / 19.95694°N 99.87472°E / 19.95694; 99.87472