Niwat Srisawat

Niwat Srisawat (Thai นิวัฒน์ ศรีสวัสดิ์) or his nickname "Tong" (born August 19, 1947 in Phitsanulok) is a Famous Thai - Vietnamese football player and former player in Thailand national team since 1967-1979. He was the Striker who is the all-time top goalscorer of the national team with his 55 goals.

Niwat Srisawat
Personal information
Full name Niwat Srisawat
Date of birth (1947-08-19) 19 August 1947 (age 73)
Place of birth Phitsanulok, Thailand
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)
Playing position(s) Winger
Youth career
1964 Physical college
1965 Panapan School
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
19??–19?? Raj-Vithi FC
19??–19?? PAT FC
National team
1966–1967 Thailand (Youth)
1967–1979 Thailand 85 (55)
Teams managed
2002–2007 Thai Port
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 29 July 2008

Niwat retired from Thailand national team on December 2, 1976 after he played the match against South Korea which Thailand win 1-0 in King's Cup. From the past to the present, Niwat was mentioned in dispatches as the legend striker of Thailand national football team.[1]