Pipat Thonkanya

Pipat Thonkanya (Thai: พิพัฒน์ ต้นกันยา; RTGSPhiphat Tonkanya) born 4 January 1979 as Anon Thonkanya , in Udon Thani), is a Thai former football player. He was a forward.

Pipat Thonkanya
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Personal information
Full name Pipat Thonkanya
Birth name Anon Thonkanya
Date of birth (1979-01-04) 4 January 1979 (age 42)
Place of birth Udon Thani, Thailand
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Position(s) Forward
Youth career
1995–1997 Udon Pittayanukoon School
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998–2001 Rajpracha 57 (28)
2002–2004 Bình Định 26 (12)
2005–2006 Đồng Tháp 17 (8)
2006–2007 BEC Tero Sasana 22 (7)
2007–2008 PEA 28 (9)
2008–2009 Thai Port 29 (10)
2009–2010 Persisam Putra 30 (10)
2010–2011 Buriram PEA 4 (1)
2011–2012 Osotspa Saraburi 28 (12)
2012 Suphanburi 30 (15)
2013–2014 PTT Rayong 17 (9)
2014Chiangmai (loan) 15 (5)
2015 Phuket 17 (5)
2016 Udon Thani 11 (3)
2017 Amnat United 9 (0)
2020–2021 Pattaya Discovery United 10 (1)
Total 350 (135)
National team
2000–2012 Thailand 30 (14)
Teams managed
2019–2021 Pattaya Discovery United (player-manager)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 November 2008
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 3 March 2010

In 2009, he played for Persisam Samarinda in the Indonesian Super League. At the half way stage in the 2009 Thai Premier League season, he was joint second in the top goalscorers list with 7 goals. Pipat also had spells at AFC Champions League 2003 runners up BEC Tero Sasana F.C. and a spell in Vietnam. He was also instrumental in Buriram PEA F.C. winning the 2008 Thai Premier League.

He scored 14 goals for the national team, including 2 goals in the 2007 Asian Cup, and was recently recalled to the national team squad, thanks to his good performances for Thai Port F.C..

HonoursEdit

International

Clubs

International careerEdit

Pipat was a member of the victorious T&T Cup 2008 winning squad. He scored two goals in the 2007 Asian Cup for the national team in a successful campaign where they were eliminated only on goal difference from a tough group containing Australia and eventual winners Iraq. Thonkanya's goals came in the form of a brace against Oman in a 2–0 win (scoring in the 70th and 78th minutes).

International goalsEdit

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 25 February 2000 Bangkok, Thailand   Estonia 2–1 Won King's Cup 2000
2. 25 February 2000 Bangkok, Thailand   Estonia 2–1 Won King's Cup 2000
3. 27 February 2000 Bangkok, Thailand   Finland 5–1 Won King's Cup 2000
4. 4 April 2000 Bangkok, Thailand   North Korea 5–3 Won 2000 AFC Asian Cup qualification
5. 28 December 2006 Bangkok, Thailand   Kazakhstan 2–2 Draw King's Cup 2006
6. 30 December 2006 Bangkok, Thailand   Vietnam 3–1 Won King's Cup 2006
7. 14 January 2007 Bangkok, Thailand   Philippines 4–0 Won 2007 ASEAN Football Championship
8. 24 January 2007 Hanoi, Vietnam   Vietnam 2–0 Won 2007 ASEAN Football Championship
9. 31 January 2007 Singapore   Singapore 1–2 Lost 2007 ASEAN Football Championship
10. 4 February 2007 Bangkok, Thailand   Singapore 1–1 Draw 2007 ASEAN Football Championship
11. 16 June 2007 Bangkok, Thailand   China PR 1–0 Won Friendly
12. 12 July 2007 Bangkok, Thailand   Oman 2–0 Won Asian Cup 2007
13. 12 July 2007 Bangkok, Thailand   Oman 2–0 Won Asian Cup 2007
14. 3 October 2007 Bangkok, Thailand   United Arab Emirates 1–1 Draw testimonial (Kiatisuk Senamuang)

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