Buriram United F.C.

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Buriram United Football Club (Thai: สโมสรฟุตบอลบุรีรัมย์ ยูไนเต็ด) is a Thai professional football club based in Buriram. The club has played at the top level of Thai football for the majority of their existence and is competing in the Thai League 1. The club was founded in 1970 as PEA FC (Provincial Electricity Authority Football Club) before being reformed as Buriram PEA and Buriram United in 2010 and 2012 respectively. Their home stadium is Chang Arena, which has a capacity of 32,600.[1]

Buriram United
บุรีรัมย์ ยูไนเต็ด
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Full nameBuriram United Football Club
สโมสรฟุตบอลบุรีรัมย์ ยูไนเต็ด
Nickname(s)Thunder Castle (ปราสาทสายฟ้า)
Short nameBRUTD
Founded1970; 53 years ago (1970), as Provincial Electricity Authority Football Club
2010; 13 years ago (2010), as Buriram PEA Football Club
GroundChang Arena
Buriram, Thailand
ChairmanNewin Chidchob
Head coachMasatada Ishii
LeagueThai League 1
2021–22Thai League 1, 1st (champion)
WebsiteClub website
Current season
Active departments of
Buriram United
Football pictogram.svg Football pictogram.svg Controller.svg
Football (Men's) Football B (Men's) eSports

Buriram United won their first Thai League 1 title in 2008 and the Kor Royal Cup in 1998, as PEA FC. The club was previously based in Ayutthaya before moving east to Buriram for the 2010 season. In the 2011 season, Buriram PEA were the first team in Thai football history to win all the domestic trophies, as the triple champions of the (2011 Thai Premier League, 2011 Thai FA Cup, and 2011 Thai League Cup).


Origins: "Provincial Electricity Authority", 1970–2009Edit

The club was founded in 1970, but their first big success came in 1998 by winning the third division of the Kor Royal Cup. The club was then promoted to the Thai Division 1 League. In 2002–03 the club finished third in the second division. They then competed the Thai League 1 Relegation play-off, but lost the final match 0–1 to Thailand Tobacco Monopoly FC. A year later, they succeeded at the end of season 2003–04 with promotion to the Thai Premier League. PEA surprised everyone by becoming the league runner-up at the end of their first Premier League season. Being the runner-up entitled the club to participate in the AFC Champions League. It was the first participation in an international competition for the club. However, the club was excluded from the competition.[2] In the following two seasons, 2006 and 2007, the PEA took place only 10 and 8 at the end of the season.

In 2008 Provincial Electricity Authority relocated to Ayutthaya and played at Ayutthaya Province Stadium, where they gained a bigger fan base. The club played under the nickname of Faifa Ayutthaya (Electric Ayutthaya) from media and its fans. Under the head coach Prapol Pongpanich, PEA eventually won their first championship in Thai League 1. The club qualified for 2009 AFC Champions League preliminary round.

In 2009, PEA was eliminated from the 2009 AFC Champions League after losing 1–4 to Singapore Armed Forces in the extra-time at Rajamangala Stadium. PEA began their title defence campaign of the Thai Premier League with poor performance. Prapon Pongpanich was sacked in the middle of the season and replaced by former Thailand national team head coach Thongsuk Sampahungsith. The club finished in ninth place out of sixteen in the final standings.

Breath of BuriramEdit

Newin Chidchob first chairman of the club from 2009 to the present.

In December 2009, it was announced that a politician based in Buriram, Newin Chidchob was to take over the club. He had already tried unsuccessfully to take over TOT SC and Royal Thai Army FC[3] Newin relocated the club to Buriram in Isan and rebranded it to Buriram PEA Football Club. The Buriram PEA inherited most of the players from the former PEA club including the stars like Rangsan Viwatchaichok, Apichet Puttan and Theerathon Bunmathan. Pongphan Wongsuwan who was a long-time head coach of TOT S.C. was instated as a coach. Thailand national team member Suchao Nuchnum of TOT S.C. also followed his coach to the new team.

Buriram PEA finished their first season after the transition as the runner-up of the 2010 Thai Premier League. The club reached the final of the 2010 Thai League Cup but lost 0–1 to Thai Port at Supachalasai Stadium.

The Greatest in ThailandEdit

In 2011, Buriram PEA under the coaching of Attaphol Buspakom, completed their 2011 season with the domestic treble by winning all three Thai major trophies. Buriram won 2011 Thai Premier League with 85 points, the highest record in the league history. They beat the arch-rival Muangthong United in the 2011 Thai FA Cup final and clinched their first Thai FA Cup title. Following the success in two other competitions, Buriram avenged their previous year League Cup final defeat against the same opponent, Thai Port, and won the 2010 Thai League Cup. Buriram PEA became the first Thai club to win such a treble in a season.

Buriram Stadium "The Thunder Castle" in 2011 before expanded.

Buriram stadium "The Thunder Castle", was built in 2011 – when it became the first Thailand football stadium without a treadmill on the side of the field and it was also recorded in the Guinness World Records as the FIFA standard football field where took a shortest construction time for 256 days.[4]

In 2012, At the start of the 2012 season, the club was renamed Buriram United Football Club. In the first match of the group stages of the 2012 AFC Champions League, Buriram beat the 2011 J-League champion, Kashiwa Reysol, 3–2 and became "the first Thai and South East Asian club" to earn a victory against a J-League club in ACL since starting the Champions League system in 2003.[5] In the second match, Buriram was the visiting team against the 2011 CSL Champion, Guangzhou Evergrande. Buriram also became "the first Thai and South East Asian club" to earn a victory against a Chinese club "in China" after beating Guangzhou Evergrande 1–2 in Tianhe Stadium from Suchao Nuchnum and Frank Acheampong's goals.[6] That match was the end of a two-year unbeaten home record for Guangzhou.[7]

2013 & 2015 - Quadruple SeasonEdit

In 2014, under Spanish head coach Alejandro Menéndez, Buriram United became the first Thai club to achieve the quadruple by winning 4 trophies in the calendar year. The campaign included the titles of Kor Royal Cup, Thai League T1, Thai FA Cup and Thai League Cup. The league season was also finished with the first invincible title for the club, the second Thai team to have achieved such a feat, after Muangthong United in 2012.

In 2015, Brazilian coach Alexandre Gama guided Buriram United to, once again, win all four competitions in the 2016 calendar year : Kor Royal Cup, Thai League T1, Thai FA Cup and Thai League Cup.

Moreover, the 2015 Buriram United won the 2015 Thai Premier League with an unbeaten record. The Brazilian forward Diogo Luis Santo broke the top scoring record with 33 goals from 32 games and received Thai League T1 Top Scorer and Player of the Year Awards at the end of the year and Theerathon Bunmathan got top assists with 19 assists from 32 games in left back position.

Strike BackEdit

In August 2016, Newin Chidchob admitted he was disappointed that his team's bid to defend their Thailand League title that season was over.[9] Buriram United appointed Ranko Popović as the club manager to fill the vacant role after the dismissal of Afshin Ghotbi[10] and former coach Bozidar Bandovic returned as the technical director of the club.

In June 2017, Ranko Popovic has resigned as coach after receiving a three-month ban by the Thai FA for slapping the face of Bangkok United physio Andy Schillinger following a heated argument after Buriram beat the capital side 2–1.[11] Buriram United announced that they promoted Bozidar Bandovic to head coach from his position as technical director of football.[12]

In the same year, the club won the 2017 Thai League 1 and created history by claiming 86 points - the club's highest points in a single season.[13]

In 2018, after finishing champions in the 2017 Thai League season, Buriram secured direct qualification into the 2018 AFC Champions League. In the group stages, a home, Buriram beat Cerezo Osaka 2–0 and Jeju United 1–0 and drew 1–1 Guangzhou Evergrande. The club lost 4–3 on aggregate in the Round of 16, against Korean side Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors.[14]

In the same year, Buriram comfortably retained the 2018 Thai League 1 title with a record 87 points.[15] Bozidar Bandovic received Thai League 1 Coach of the Year Award at the end of the season.

In 2022, under Japanese head coach Masatada Ishii, Buriram United winning 3 trophies in the calendar year. The campaign included the titles of Thai League 1, Thai FA Cup and Thai League Cup.[16]


The ancient stone castle from Phanom Rung Historical Park serves as a symbol for the team

The club logo incorporates elements from the historical ancient stone castle, Phanom Rung.[17]


Buriram United vs. Muangthong United in Thai League

Overall Home Away
18 7 9 2 23 14  +9 30 4 4 1 12 7  +5 3 5 1 11 7  +4

Buriram United's main rival is Muangthong United. The two clubs are the powerhouses of Thai League 1 (T1). The rivalry between two clubs became highly competitive, since they are the only two clubs that have won the Thai League 1 championship since the 2009 season.

Season Attendance Total attn.
2011 15,008 255,129
2012 15,319 260,415
2013 18,941 303,054
2014 19,132 363,514
2015 19,553 332,412
2016 15,547 248,760
2017 13,890 236,137
2018 13,000 221,003
2019 13,558 203,374
As of 8 November 2019[18][19][20][21][22]

Buriram United and Muangthong United also represent widely different groups of supporters. Buriram represents the mostly rural people of the Thai countryside, while Muangthong United symbolizes the urban people in the Bangkok Metropolitan Region. Their rivalry also reflects political differences in Football Association of Thailand (FAT) since Muangthong United has the close relationship with FAT under the management of Worawi Makudi, while former politician Newin Chidchob became the polar opposite and frequently questions the transparency of FAT.

The games between the two teams are regarded as an important match-up in Thai football. Buriram has dominated the rivalry head-to-head and maintained an unbeaten record against Muangthong for a long time after the club relocated to Buriram. The phrase "Rather lose to anyone but Muangthong." (Thai lit. แพ้ใครก็ได้ แต่ไม่แพ้เมืองทอง) became a famous quote for fans. Their unbeaten record against Muangthong was broken in 2016 Thai League when they lost 0–3 to their rival at home.

Academy & Youth programEdit

Buriram United opened its first youth academies in 2011. The club is particularly famous for its renowned youth programme that has produced many Thai talents over the years[23]Suphanat Mueanta, Supachok Sarachat, Ratthanakorn Maikami, and Anon Amornlerdsak have come through the ranks and are just some of the talents who've played for Buriram United. Buriram United also regularly supplies the Thai national youth teams with local talent. Buriram youth academies play in Thailand Youth League.

The International Youth Football Contest "CP-Meiji Cup U-14 International Championship" is a famous youth program that is held at Chang Arena Stadium and Training Ground Elephant Ground, between October–November every year,[24][25] with six youth teams from Thailand's leading academies and 6 youth teams from Asia (Aspire Academy,[26] Jubilo Iwata, Mokhtar Dahari Academy)

In 2018, Buriram United appointed Andrew Ord as Head of Youth Development[27] the coach who gave Chanathip Songkrasin his youth team debut at BEC Tero Sasana.[28] He replaced Brazilian Jose Alves Borges.

Affiliated clubsEdit

Dortmund is one of the teams we have always admired. We like their style of play and also the way the team is organized so professionally. We believe that there is much we can learn from each other throughout this partnership.

 — Newin Chidchob , October 2018.[29]

Buriram United signed a collaboration agreement with Borussia Dortmund of the Bundesliga in October 2018. There is the deal to work together at youth level. Starting from U9 and going up to U19 the clubs discuss ways to develop youth players and give them the opportunity to press for places in the senior teams. Both teams have a similar philosophy in development as far as the use of technology, sports science and management in their youth programs.[33]
Buriram United signed a collaboration agreement with Leicester City of the Premier League in September 2020. The announcement event was graced by the manager of King Power Group Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha together with Newin Chidchob. The collaboration of both clubs is part of a project known as "Thailand Smiles With You". The key goal of this partnership for both clubs is to send young Thai players to Europe to develop in a league which is a higher quality to those in Thailand. As part of this partnership Buriram club will send key players of the team namely Supachok Sarachat, Suphanat Mueanta, Supachai Jaided for professional football training at the facilities of Leicester City.[35]


The following are the sponsors of BRUTD (named "BRUTD Partners"):

Title SponsorsEdit

Period Kit Manufacturer Title Sponsor
2011–2017 Made by club[36] I-Mobile
2018–present Chang[37]

In December 2017, Buriram United changed their stadium's name from "I-Mobile Stadium" to "Chang Arena" as part of a 5-year sponsorship deal with "Chang", one of Southeast Asia's largest beverage companies.[38]

Main SponsorsEdit

2019 season [39]

Kit evolutionEdit





ACL special



in front of the stadium.
Chang Arena.

Chang Arena is a 32,600 seater football stadium in Buriram, Buriram Province, Thailand.[40] The Chang Arena is the second-largest football stadium in Thailand. Its nickname is "Thunder Castle". Buriram United has led the 18-team Thai League (TL) in attendance since the move to the new stadium.

The Chang Arena is in the Mueang Buriram District, located about 3 kilometres southwest of central Buriram along highway 2445. The 150-acre site has a capacity of 32,600 people with parking for 800 cars and buses, plus 3,000 motorcycles. The pitch is floodlit; allowing for night matches. The stadium houses locker rooms for home and visiting teams provides modern medical facilities and live television and radio broadcasting infrastructure.[41]

Stadium and locationsEdit

Coordinates Location Stadium Capacity Year
13°24′41″N 100°59′37″E / 13.411302°N 100.993618°E / 13.411302; 100.993618 Chonburi IPE Chonburi Stadium 12,000 2007
14°21′00″N 100°35′50″E / 14.349943°N 100.597258°E / 14.349943; 100.597258 Ayutthaya Ayutthaya Province Stadium 6,000 2008–2009
14°56′45″N 103°06′13″E / 14.945915°N 103.103482°E / 14.945915; 103.103482 Buriram Khao Kradong Stadium 14,000 2010–2011
14°57′57″N 103°05′40″E / 14.965952°N 103.094555°E / 14.965952; 103.094555 Buriram Chang Arena 32,600 2011–present

Continental recordEdit

Season Competition Round Club Home Away Aggregate
2009 AFC Champions League Play-off round   Singapore Armed Forces 1–4 (a.e.t.)
AFC Cup Group H   Bình Dương 1–3 1–1 3rd out of 4
  Home United 2–1 1–3
  Club Valencia 4–1 3–1
2012 AFC Champions League Group H   Kashiwa Reysol 3–2 0–1 4th out of 4
  Guangzhou 1–2 2–1
  Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors 0–2 2–3
2013 AFC Champions League Play-off round   Brisbane Roar 0–0 (a.e.t.)
(3–0 p)
Group E   Vegalta Sendai 1–1 1–1 2nd out of 4
  FC Seoul 0–0 2–2
  Jiangsu 2–0 0–2
Round of 16   Bunyodkor 2–1 0–0 2–1
Quarter-finals   Esteghlal 1–2 0–1 1–3
2014 AFC Champions League Group E   Shandong Taishan 1–0 1–1 3rd out of 4
  Pohang Steelers 1–2 0–0
  Cerezo Osaka 2–2 0–4
2015 AFC Champions League Group F   Seongnam FC 2–1 1–2 3rd out of 4
  Guangzhou City 5–0 2–1
  Gamba Osaka 1–2 1–1
Mekong Club Championship Final   Boeung Ket Angkor 1–0
2016 AFC Champions League Group F   FC Seoul 0–6 1–2 4th out of 4
  Shandong Taishan 0–0 0–3
  Sanfrecce Hiroshima 0–2 0–3
Mekong Club Championship Final   Lanexang United 2–0 0–1 2–1
2018 AFC Champions League Group G   Jeju United 0–2 1–0 2nd out of 4
  Guangzhou 1–1 1–1
  Cerezo Osaka 2–0 2–2
Round of 16   Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors 3–2 0–2 3–4
2019 AFC Champions League Group G   Urawa Red Diamonds 1–2 0–3 4th out of 4
  Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors 1–0 0–0
  Beijing Guoan 1–3 0–2
2020 AFC Champions League Preliminary round 2   Hồ Chí Minh City 2–1
Play-off round   Shanghai Port 0–3
2022 AFC Champions League Play-off round   Daegu FC 1–1 (a.e.t.)
(2–3 p)

Performance in AFC competitionsEdit

Season by season recordEdit

Season League[42] FA
Kor Cup /
Top scorer
Division P W D L F A Pts Pos Name Goals
2004–05 TPL 18 9 5 4 23 19 32 2nd  –  –  –  – Supakit Jinajai 10
2006 TPL 22 6 4 12 23 32 22 10th  –  – DQ  – Supakit Jinajai 7
2007 TPL 30 13 3 14 35 40 42 8th  –  –  – Tana Chanabut 7
2008 TPL 30 18 7 5 38 15 61 1st  –  –  – Ronnachai Rangsiyo 16
2009 TPL 30 9 9 12 37 41 36 9th R4 RU KR PR GS Suriya Domtaisong 9
2010 TPL 30 17 12 1 51 19 63 2nd R4 RU  –  –  –  – Suchao Nuchnum 11
2011 TPL 34 26 7 1 64 15 85 1st W W  –  –  – Franck Ohandza 19
2012 TPL 34 14 12 8 60 40 54 4th W W RU GS  – Frank Acheampong 12
2013 TPL 32 23 9 0 73 23 78 1st W W W QF  – Carmelo González 23
2014 TPL 38 23 10 5 69 26 79 1st R4 RU W GS  –  – Javier Patiño 21
2015 TPL 34 25 9 0 98 24 84 1st W W W GS  – W Diogo 33
2016 TL 30 15 10 5 55 38 55 4th R3 W W GS  – W Diogo 11
2017 T1 34 27 5 2 85 22 86 1st QF QF  –  –  –  – Jajá 34
2018 T1 34 28 3 3 76 25 87 1st RU SF RU R16  – Diogo 34
2019 T1 30 16 10 4 51 25 58 2nd SF RU W GS  – Supachok Sarachat 9
2020–21 T1 30 20 3 7 63 26 63 2nd SF  –  – PO  – Supachok Sarachat 10
2021–22 T1 30 19 5 6 48 19 62 1st W W  – PO  – Supachai Chaided 14
Champions Runners-up Third Place Promoted Relegated


First-team squadEdit

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   THA Siwarak Tedsungnoen (vice-captain)
2 DF   THA Sasalak Haiprakhon
3 DF   THA Pansa Hemviboon
5 DF   THA Theerathon Bunmathan
6 MF   THA Peeradon Chamratsamee
7 MF   SWE Filip Rogić
8 MF   THA Ratthanakorn Maikami
9 FW   THA Supachai Chaided
11 DF   MAS Dion Cools
14 DF   THA Chitipat Tanklang
15 DF   THA Narubadin Weerawatnodom (captain)
19 FW   SVN Haris Vučkić
20 MF   SRB Goran Čaušić
No. Pos. Nation Player
21 FW   THA Suphanat Mueanta
22 DF   IRQ Rebin Sulaka
26 FW   GUI Lonsana Doumbouya
29 FW   THA Arthit Boodjinda
58 FW   THA Pattara Soimalai
59 GK   THA Nopphon Lakhonphon
62 MF   THA Airfan Doloh
66 GK   THA Chayot Junsuy
75 GK   THA Phumeworapol Wannabutr
89 DF   THA Pongsakron Hanrattana
92 DF   THA Tawatchai Inprakone
95 MF   THA Seksan Ratree
99 FW   COD Jonathan Bolingi

Out on loanEdit

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
FW   THA Phongchana Kongkirit (at   Angthong)
DF   THA Sarawut Munjit (at   Angthong)
MF   THA Panyawat Nisangram (at   Bangkok)
MF   THA Kritapat Vichaidit (at   Customs United)
DF   THA Kittichai Yaidee (at   Customs United)
MF   THA Thanawat Saiphet (at   Customs United)
DF   THA Possawee Muanmart (at   Customs United)
DF   THA Kritsana Daokrajai (at   Kasetsart)
GK   THA Ronnachart Phuchum (at   Khonkaen)
DF   THA Tinnakorn Asurin (at   Khon Kaen United)
GK   THA Yotsapon Teangdar (at   Ayutthaya United)
No. Pos. Nation Player
DF   THA Panawet Ketlakorn (at   Lamphun Warrior)
DF   THA Niran Hansson (at   Nongbua Pitchaya)
DF   THA Khiron Oonchaiyaphum (at   Nonthaburi United S.Boonmeerit)
MF   THA Chakkit Laptrakul (at   PT Prachuap)
DF   THA Chinnawat Wongchai (at   PT Prachuap)
MF   THA Chutipol Thongthae (at   PT Prachuap)
FW   THA Winai Aimaot (at   Prime Bangkok)
MF   THA Thapoppon Butkaew (at   Suphanburi)
FW   THA Apidet Janngam (at   Uthai Thani)
30 DF   THA Maxx Creevey (at   Police Tero)
44 DF   PHI Diego Bardanca (at   Chonburi)
64 MF   THA Thirapak Prueangna (at   Ayutthaya United)
67 MF   THA Thanadol Kaosaart (at   Ayutthaya United)
82 DF   THA Thanison Paibulkijcharoen (at   Ayutthaya United)


Coaches by years (2001–present)

Name Nat Period Honours
Prapol Pongpanich   2001 – May 2009 2008 Thailand Premier League
Thongsuk Sampahungsith   May 2009 – October 2009
Thanadech Fuprasert   November 2009 – May 2010
Attaphol Buspakom   20 January 2010 – 2 May 2013 2011 Thai Premier League
2011 Thai FA Cup
2011 Thai League Cup
2012 Toyota Premier Cup
2012 Thai FA Cup
2012 Thai League Cup
2013 Kor Royal Cup
Scott Cooper   May 2013 – September 2013
Alejandro Menéndez   September 2013–11 April 2014 2013 Thai Premier League
2013 Thai FA Cup
2013 Thai League Cup
2014 Toyota Premier Cup
2014 Kor Royal Cup
Božidar Bandović   11 April 2014 – 7 June 2014
Alexandre Gama   8 June 2014 – 22 May 2016 2014 Thai Premier League
2015 Kor Royal Cup
2015 Thai Premier League
2015 Thai FA Cup
2015 Thai League Cup
2015 Mekong Club Championship
2016 Toyota Premier Cup
2016 Kor Royal Cup
Afshin Ghotbi  
24 May 2016 – 20 August 2016
Ranko Popović   25 August 2016 – 13 June 2017 2016 Thai League Cup
2016 Mekong Club Championship
Božidar Bandović   14 June 2017 – 19 October 2020 2017 Thai League T1
2018 Thai League 1
2019 Thailand Champions Cup
Alexandre Gama   22 October 2020  – 28 November 2021
Masatada Ishii   1 December 2021  – 2021–22 Thai League 1
2021–22 Thai FA Cup
2021–22 Thai League Cup

Most trophies wonEdit

As of 29 May 2022
Name T1 FAC LC TCC Others Total
  Alexandre Gama 2 1 1 2 2 8
  Attaphol Buspakom 1 2 2 1 1 7
  Alejandro Menéndez 1 1 1 1 1 5
  Božidar Bandović 2 0 0 1 0 3
  Masatada Ishii 1 1 1 0 0 3
  Ranko Popović 0 0 1 0 1 2
  Prapol Pongpanich 1 0 0 0 0 1
Total 8 5 6 5 5 29


Domestic competitionsEdit



International competitionsEdit


Double and TreblesEdit



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