Thailand national under-20 football team

The Thailand national under-19 football team (Thai: ฟุตบอลทีมชาติไทยรุ่นอายุไม่เกิน 19 ปี, RTGSfutbon thim chat thai run ayu mai koen yi sip pi) is the national team for the under-20 and 19 level, representing Thailand in international football competitions in the FIFA U-20 World Cup, AFC U-19 Championship and AFF U-19 Youth Championship. It is controlled by the Football Association of Thailand.[1][2][3][4]

Thailand Under-20
Nickname(s)ช้างศึก
(The War Elephants)
AssociationFootball Association of Thailand
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Sub-confederationAFF (Southeast Asia)
Head coachVacant
CaptainVacant
Home stadiumRajamangala Stadium
FIFA codeTHA
First colours
Second colours
Third colours
Biggest win
Thailand Thailand 21–0 Northern Mariana Islands 
(Phnom Penh, Cambodia; 6 November 2019)
Biggest defeat
Thailand Thailand 1-8 South Korea 
(Dubai, Cambodia; 24 September 1992)
AFC U-19 Championship
Appearances24 (first in 1960)
Best resultChampions Champions (1962, 1969)

Thailand is a two-time AFC champions and four-time AFF champions. Thailand has never managed to qualify for the FIFA U-20 World Cup, but the under-17 national team has done so.[5][6][7]

Results and fixtures

  Win   Draw   Lose

2019

Players

Current squad

The following 23 players were announced as the official squad of Thailand national football team for the 2020 AFC U-19 Championship qualification.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Anuchid Taweesri (2002-03-11) 11 March 2002 (age 18)   Chonburi
18 1GK Thirawooth Sruanson (2001-11-10) 10 November 2001 (age 18)   Muangthong United
23 1GK Siriwat Ingkaew (2002-01-11) 11 January 2002 (age 18)   Khon Kaen United

2 2DF Songchai Thongcham (2001-06-09) 9 June 2001 (age 18)   Chonburi
3 2DF Nitibodin Makot (2001-05-15) 15 May 2001 (age 18)   Assumption United
4 2DF Jirapong Raksongkram (2001-06-19) 19 June 2001 (age 18)   Pattana
5 2DF Kritsada Nontharat (2001-02-16) 16 February 2001 (age 19)   Trat
8 2DF Natcha Promsomboon (2001-02-08) 8 February 2001 (age 19)   Pattana
15 2DF Jakkrapong Sanmahung (2002-04-06) 6 April 2002 (age 17)   Chonburi
19 2DF Kritsana Daokrajai (2001-03-13) 13 March 2001 (age 19)   Buriram United

6 3MF Airfan Doloh (captain) (2001-01-26) 26 January 2001 (age 19)   Buriram United
7 3MF Channarong Promsrikaew (2001-04-17) 17 April 2001 (age 18)   Chonburi
9 3MF Purachet Todsanit (2001-05-09) 9 May 2001 (age 18)   Muangthong United
11 3MF Chatmongkol Rueangthanarot (2002-05-09) 9 May 2002 (age 17)   Chonburi
12 3MF Kritsanapol Booncharee (2001-03-26) 26 March 2001 (age 19)   Pattana
13 3MF Pharadon Phatthanaphol (2001-09-23) 23 September 2001 (age 18)   Chiangrai City
17 3MF Thirapak Prueangna (2001-08-15) 15 August 2001 (age 18)   Buriram United

10 4FW Suphanat Mueanta (2002-08-02) 2 August 2002 (age 17)   Buriram United
14 4FW Kittiphong Khetpara (2002-06-12) 12 June 2002 (age 17)   Chonburi
16 4FW Thana Isor (2001-03-20) 20 March 2001 (age 19)   Assumption United
20 4FW Warakorn Thongbai (2002-05-22) 22 May 2002 (age 17)   Chonburi
21 4FW Padungkiat Arjkitkarn (2001-01-05) 5 January 2001 (age 19)   Assumption United
22 4FW Achitpol Keereerom (2001-10-21) 21 October 2001 (age 18)   TSV 1860 Rosenheim

Recent call-ups

The following players have also been called up to the Thailand squad within the last 12 months.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Phuwadol Pholsongkram (2002-05-15) 15 May 2002 (age 17)   Khon Kaen United GSB Bangkok Cup 2019
GK Sophonwit Rakyat (2001-01-25) 25 January 2001 (age 19)   Muangthong United 2019 AFF U-18 Youth Championship
GK Natthawut Paengkratok (2002-02-01) 1 February 2002 (age 18)   Assumption United 2019 AFF U-18 Youth Championship

DF Anatcha Thepsiri (2002-05-18) 18 May 2002 (age 17)   Nongbua Pitchaya GSB Bangkok Cup 2019
DF Jirayut Luengthep (2001-01-22) 22 January 2001 (age 19)   Pattana GSB Bangkok Cup 2019
DF Pongsakorn Trisat (2001-03-19) 19 March 2001 (age 19)   Chonburi 2019 AFF U-18 Youth Championship

MF Leon James (2001-08-29) 29 August 2001 (age 18)   Ratchaburi Mitr Phol GSB Bangkok Cup 2019
MF Parinya Kattiya (2001-01-08) 8 January 2001 (age 19)   PTT Rayong GSB Bangkok Cup 2019
MF Noppanan Thipaksorn (2001-09-23) 23 September 2001 (age 18)   OH Leuven GSB Bangkok Cup 2019
MF Thanasorn Chanthakhot (2002-08-12) 12 August 2002 (age 17)   Chainat Hornbill GSB Bangkok Cup 2019
MF Thanadol Kaosaart (2001-08-18) 18 August 2001 (age 18)   Buriram United 2019 AFF U-18 Youth Championship

FW Sitthinan Rungrueang (2002-08-10) 10 August 2002 (age 17)   Ratchaburi Mitr Phol GSB Bangkok Cup 2019
FW Phoochit Phetcharat (2002-08-06) 6 August 2002 (age 17)   Pattana GSB Bangkok Cup 2019
FW Chookid Wanprapao (2001-07-02) 2 July 2001 (age 18)   Khon Kaen United GSB Bangkok Cup 2019
FW Guntapon Keereeleang (2001-01-22) 22 January 2001 (age 19)   Bangkok United GSB Bangkok Cup 2019
FW Manop Kittiphiroon (2001-06-25) 25 June 2001 (age 18)   Muangthong United GSB Bangkok Cup 2019
FW Thanathorn Namchan (2001-09-23) 23 September 2001 (age 18)   OH Leuven GSB Bangkok Cup 2019

Previous squads

Head coaches

Thailand national under-20 football team head coaches
Name Country Period Honours
Chatchai Paholpat   Thailand 1994–1996 1994 AFC Youth Championship – Third place
1996 AFC Youth Championship – Group stage
Charnwit Polcheewin   Thailand 1998–2000
and 2002
1998 AFC Youth Championship – Group stage
2000 AFC Youth Championship – Group stage
2002 AFC Youth Championship – Group stage
2002 AFF U-20 Youth ChampionshipWinners
Carlos Roberto   Brazil 2003 2003 Ho Chi Minh City Football Cup
Charnwit Polcheewin   Thailand 2004 2004 AFC Youth Championship – Group stage
Phayong Khunnaen   Thailand 2005–2006 2006 AFC Youth Championship – Group stage
Kawin Kachendecha   Thailand 2007–2008 2007 AFF U-20 Youth Championship – Third place
2008 AFC U-19 Championship – Group stage
Chalermwoot Sa-ngapol   Thailand 2009–2010 2009 AFF U-19 Youth ChampionshipWinners
2010 AFC U-19 Championship – Group stage
2010 AFF U-19 Youth Championship – Runner-up
Somchai Chuayboonchum   Thailand 2011 2011 AFF U-19 Youth ChampionshipWinners
Arjhan Srong-ngamsub   Thailand 2012 2012 AFC U-19 Championship – Group stage
Jirasak Jaroenchand   Thailand 2013
Somchai Chuayboonchum   Thailand 2013
Sasom Pobprasert   Thailand 2014 2014 Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy – Semi-finals
2014 AFF U-19 Youth Championship – Third place
2014 AFC U-19 Championship – Quarter-finals
Anurak Srikerd   Thailand 2015 2015 AFF U-19 Youth ChampionshipWinners
Chalermwoot Sa-ngapol   Thailand 2016
Anurak Srikerd   Thailand 2016 2016 AFF U-19 Youth Championship – Runner-up
2016 AFC U-19 Championship – Group stage
Jatuporn Pramualban (interim)   Thailand 2017 Jockey Club International Youth Tournament – Winners
Marc Alavedra Palacios   Spain 2017–2018 2017 AFF U-18 Youth ChampionshipWinners
Issara Sritaro   Thailand 2018–2019 2018 AFF U-19 Youth Championship – 4th place
2018 AFC U-19 Championship – Quarter-finals
2019 AFF U-18 Youth Championship – Group stage
Bamrung Boonprom (interim)   Thailand 2019 GSB Bangkok Cup 2019 – 4th place
Issara Sritaro   Thailand 2019

Competitive record

FIFA U-20 World Cup

FIFA U-20 World Cup finals record Qualifications record
Year Host country Result Position GP W D* L GS GA GP W D L GS GA
1977   Tunisia Did not enter Did not enter
1979   Japan
1981   Australia Did not qualify 8 3 1 4 17 8
1983   Mexico Did not qualify 4 3 1 0 20 5
1985   Soviet Union Did not qualify 6 2 1 3 9 15
1987   Chile Did not qualify 3 1 1 1 3 2
1989   Saudi Arabia Did not qualify 6 3 1 2 26 5
1991   Portugal Did not qualify N/A
1993   Australia Did not qualify 8 4 1 3 11 14
1995   Qatar Did not qualify 8 4 2 2 19 6
1997   Malaysia Did not qualify 7 4 1 2 27 8
1999   Nigeria Did not qualify 4 1 3 0 6 2
2001   Argentina Did not qualify 7 2 2 3 25 16
2003   United Arab Emirates Did not qualify 6 2 2 2 17 8
2005   Netherlands Did not qualify 5 3 1 1 7 4
2007   Canada Did not qualify 5 3 0 2 8 6
2009   Egypt Did not qualify 8 5 0 3 15 7
2011   Colombia Did not qualify 8 4 1 3 10 5
2013   Turkey Did not qualify 7 4 1 2 18 6
2015   New Zealand Did not qualify 7 4 0 3 16 10
2017   South Korea Did not qualify 7 3 0 4 17 12
2019   Poland Did not qualify 7 3 1 3 18 19
2021   Indonesia Did not qualify 4 2 0 2 31 3
Total 0/23 - - - - - - 125 60 20 45 320 161
Note
  • *: Denotes draws including knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

AFC U-19 Championship

AFC U-19 Championship finals record Qualifications record
Year Host country Result Position GP W D* L GS GA GP W D L GS GA
1959   Malaya Consolation group 5th 6 4 1 1 17 8 No qualifications
1960   Malaya Group stage 6th 3 1 0 2 4 9
1961   Thailand Third place 3rd 5 4 0 1 14 6
1962   Thailand Champions 1st 6 4 2 0 10 3
1963   Malaya Third place 3rd 6 4 0 2 15 8
1964   South Vietnam Did not enter
1965   Japan Group stage 6th 4 1 1 2 1 3
1966   Philippines Third place 3rd 6 3 2 1 9 4
1967   Thailand Quarter-finals 5th 3 2 0 1 12 1
1968   South Korea Second round 6th 2 0 0 2 1 5
1969   Thailand Champions 1st 5 4 1 0 18 4
1970   Philippines Group stage 10th 3 1 0 2 12 4
1971   Japan Group stage 13th 3 0 1 2 1 6
1972   Thailand Fourth place 4th 6 3 0 3 11 7
1973   Iran Quarter-finals 6th 3 0 1 2 1 6
1974   Thailand Fourth place 4th 6 4 0 2 15 4
1975   Kuwait Did not enter
1976   Thailand Third place 3rd 5 2 2 3 8 8
1977   Iran Did not enter
1978   Bangladesh
1980   Thailand Round-robin 4th 4 1 0 3 6 5 4 2 1 1 11 5
1982   Thailand Did not qualify 6 3 0 3 21 10
1985   United Arab Emirates Round-robin 4th 3 0 0 3 3 13 5 2 2 1 7 4
1986   Saudi Arabia Did not qualify 3 1 1 1 3 2
1988   Qatar Did not qualify 6 3 1 2 26 5
1990   Indonesia Did not qualify N/A
1992   United Arab Emirates Group stage 8th 4 1 0 3 5 13 4 3 1 0 6 1
1994   Indonesia Third place 3rd 6 3 1 2 9 6 2 2 0 0 10 0
1996   South Korea Group stage 6th 4 1 1 2 3 7 3 3 0 0 24 1
1998   Thailand Group stage 5th 4 1 3 0 6 2 Qualified as host
2000   Iran Group stage 9th 4 0 1 3 4 13 3 2 1 0 21 3
2002   Qatar Group stage 5th 3 0 1 2 2 7 3 2 1 0 15 1
2004   Malaysia Group stage 10th 3 1 1 1 3 4 2 2 0 0 4 0
2006   India Group stage 10th 3 1 0 2 3 5 2 2 0 0 5 1
2008   Saudi Arabia Group stage 11th 3 1 0 2 3 4 5 4 0 1 12 3
2010   China Group stage 13th 3 0 1 2 1 3 5 4 0 1 9 2
2012   United Arab Emirates Group stage 12th 3 1 0 2 3 6 4 3 1 0 15 0
2014   Myanmar Quarter-finals 6th 4 2 0 2 6 8 3 2 0 1 10 2
2016   Bahrain Group stage 15th 3 0 0 3 3 10 4 3 0 1 14 2
2018   Indonesia Quarter-finals 5th 4 1 1 2 9 14 3 2 0 1 9 5
2020   Uzbekistan Did not qualify 4 2 0 2 31 3
Total 31/39 Best: 1st 132 51 21 60 218 206 71 47 9 15 251 50
Note
  • *: Denotes draws including knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.
Southeast Asian Games history
First Match
  Philippines 2–3 Thailand  
(18 April 1959; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Biggest Win
  Thailand 10–0 Brunei  
(23 April 1970; Manila, Philippines)
Biggest Defeat
  South Korea 8–1 Thailand  
(24 September 1992; Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Best Result
Champions at the 1962 and 1969
Worst Result
Group stage at the 15 editions

AFF U-19 Youth Championship

Honours

This is a list of honours for the Thailand national under-20 football team.

International titles

Regional titles

Minor titles

  • Runners-up (1): 2002
  • Jockey Club International Youth Tournament
  • Winners (1): 2017

See also

References

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