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Thailand women's national football team

The Thailand women's national football team (Thai: ฟุตบอลหญิงทีมชาติไทย, RTGSfutbon hying thim chat thai) represents Thailand in international women's association football. Officially nicknamed the Chaba Kaew, the team is controlled by the governing body for football in Thailand, Football Association of Thailand (FAT), which is a member of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and the regional ASEAN Football Federation (AFF).

Thailand
Shirt badge/Association crest
Nickname(s)ชบาแก้ว
(Chaba Kaew)
AssociationFootball Association of Thailand
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Sub-confederationAFF (Southeast Asia)
Head coachNaruphol Kaenson
CaptainDuangnapa Sritala
Most capsWaraporn Boonsing (142)
Home stadiumVarious
FIFA codeTHA
First colours
Second colours
Third colours
FIFA ranking
Current 39 Steady (27 September 2019)[1]
Highest28 (July 2011, June 2018)
Lowest42 (September 2006)
First international
 Thailand 3–2 Australia 
(Hong Kong; 25 August 1975)
Biggest win
 Thailand 14–1 Laos 
(Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; 22 September 2012)
Biggest defeat
 North Korea 15–0 Thailand 
(Bangkok, Thailand; 12 December 1998)
World Cup
Appearances2 (first in 2015)
Best resultGroup stage (2015, 2019)
AFC Women's Asian Cup
Appearances16 (first in 1975)
Best resultChampions (1983)
AFF Women's Championship
Appearances11 (first in 2004)
Best resultChampions
(2011, 2015, 2016)

With one AFC Women's Asian Cup title, four AFF Women's Championship titles and five Southeast Asian Games gold medals, the team has a history as the most successful football team in Southeast Asia.

HistoryEdit

 
Thailand vs Netherlands in friendly match

2014–presentEdit

2014 AFC Women's Asian CupEdit

Thailand women's national football team was qualified to the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup by beating Vietnam in fifth place play-off of 2014 AFC Women's Asian Cup and end the tournament with fifth place.[2]

2015 FIFA Women's World CupEdit

In spite of less investment than the men's team, the Thai women's team clinched fifth place in 2014 AFC Women's Asian Cup held in Vietnam which qualified them for the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup, Thailand's first ever participation in a FIFA World Cup (men's or women's). Due to Thailand's successful campaign in the AFC Women's Asian Cup, the Football Association of Thailand announced that they will give more investments in order to build Thailand's first Golden Generation.[3] In 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup Thailand was drawn into group B together with host Germany, Norway and Ivory Coast. Thailand won three points in the group stage after beating Ivory Coast 3–2, with two goals from Orathai Srimanee and one goal from Thanatta Chawong Thailand finished third in the group.[4]

2019 FIFA Women's World CupEdit

In 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup Thailand was drawn into group F together with United States, Sweden and Chile. Thailand lost the opening game 13–0 to the United States. This was the biggest ever World Cup defeat (Men's or Women's).[5] They lost the second game 5–1 to Sweden and lost to Chile 2–0 in the last game.[6]

Results and upcoming fixturesEdit

All time resultsEdit

  Win   Draw   Lose

2018Edit

2019Edit

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Waraporn Boonsing (1990-02-16) 16 February 1990 (age 29) 140 0   BG Bundit Asia
18 1GK Sukanya Chor Charoenying (1987-11-24) 24 November 1987 (age 31) 42 0   Chonburi
22 1GK Tiffany Sornpao (1998-05-22) 22 May 1998 (age 21) 2 0   Kennesaw State Owls

2 2DF Kanjanaporn Saengkhun (1996-07-18) 18 July 1996 (age 23) 12 0   Khonkaen
3 2DF Natthakarn Chinwong (1992-03-15) 15 March 1992 (age 27) 22 1   BG–College of Asian Scholars
4 2DF Duangnapa Sritala (c) (1986-02-04) 4 February 1986 (age 33) 117 3   Bangkok
5 2DF Ainon Phancha (1992-01-27) 27 January 1992 (age 27) 16 4   Chonburi
9 2DF Warunee Phetwiset (1990-12-13) 13 December 1990 (age 28) 44 0   Chonburi
10 2DF Sunisa Srangthaisong (1988-05-06) 6 May 1988 (age 31) 88 4   Dhurakij Pundit
11 2DF Sudarat Chuchuen (1997-06-19) 19 June 1997 (age 22) 12 0   Sisaket
23 2DF Phonphirun Philawan (1999-04-08) 8 April 1999 (age 20) 3 0   BG Bundit Asia

6 3MF Pikul Khueanpet (1988-09-20) 20 September 1988 (age 31) 100 2   BG Bundit Asia
7 3MF Silawan Intamee (1994-01-22) 22 January 1994 (age 25) 65 9   Chonburi
13 3MF Orathai Srimanee (1988-06-12) 12 June 1988 (age 31) 41 4   BG Bundit Asia
15 3MF Orapin Waenngoen (1995-10-07) 7 October 1995 (age 24) 0 0   BG Bundit Asia
16 3MF Khwanrudi Saengchan (1993-09-10) 10 September 1993 (age 26) 50 2   BG Bundit Asia
20 3MF Wilaiporn Boothduang (1987-06-25) 25 June 1987 (age 32) 56 15   Dhurakij Pundit
21 3MF Kanjana Sung-Ngoen (1986-09-21) 21 September 1986 (age 33) 58 17   Chonburi

8 4FW Miranda Nild (1997-04-01) 1 April 1997 (age 22) 20 12   Gintra Universitetas
12 4FW Rattikan Thongsombut (1991-07-07) 7 July 1991 (age 28) 53 27   BG Bundit Asia
14 4FW Saowalak Pengngam (1996-11-30) 30 November 1996 (age 22) 21 6   Chonburi
17 4FW Taneekarn Dangda (1992-12-15) 15 December 1992 (age 26) 71 19   Chonburi
19 4FW Pitsamai Sornsai (1989-01-19) 19 January 1989 (age 30) 113 75   Chonburi

Recent call-upsEdit

The following players have been called up for Thailand over the past 12 months.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Yada Sengyong (1993-09-10) 10 September 1993 (age 26)   Dhurakij Pundit 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup PRE
GK Nutruja Mutanawech (1996-08-21) 21 August 1996 (age 23)   Khonkaen 2019 Cyprus Women's Cup
GK Panita Promrat   Dhurakij Pundit 2018 AFC Women's Asian CupPRE

DF Darut Changplook (1988-02-03) 3 February 1988 (age 31)   Bangkok v.   Chinese Taipei, 10 June 2017

MF Nipawan Punyosuk (1995-03-15) 15 March 1995 (age 24)   Chonburi 2019 Cyprus Women's Cup
MF Anootsara Maijarern (1986-02-14) 14 February 1986 (age 33)   Bangkok 2016 AFF Women's Championship
MF Naphat Seesraum (1987-05-11) 11 May 1987 (age 32)   Bangkok

FW Kanyanat Chetthabutr (1999-09-24) 24 September 1999 (age 20)   Chonburi 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup PRE
FW Alisa Rukpinij (1995-02-02) 2 February 1995 (age 24)   Chonburi 2018 AFC Women's Asian Cup
FW Thanatta Chawong (1989-06-19) 19 June 1989 (age 30)   BG Bundit Asia v.   Chinese Taipei, 10 June 2017
FW Nisa Romyen (1990-01-18) 18 January 1990 (age 29)   North Bangkok College
FW Nattaya Duanjanthuek (1991-06-09) 9 June 1991 (age 28) Unattached 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup
FW Irravadee Makris (1992-01-20) 20 January 1992 (age 27) Unattached 2015 AFF Women's Championship

Notes:

  • INJ Withdrew from squad due to injury
  • PRE Preliminary squad
  • SUS Suspended
  • RET Retired from the national team
  • WD Player withdrew from the squad for non-injury related reasons

Previous squadsEdit

Head coachesEdit

Thailand women's national football team head coaches
Name Country Period Honours
Chana Yodprang   Thailand 1956–1964 1999 AFC Women's Championship – Group stage
Veera Pincharoen   Thailand
Charnwit Polcheewin   Thailand 2001 2001 AFC Women's Championship – Group stage
2001 Southeast Asian Games  Silver medal
Niya Boonprasit   Thailand
Niya Boonprasit   Thailand 2003 2003 AFC Women's Championship – Group stage
2003 Southeast Asian Games  Silver medal
Charnwit Polcheewin   Thailand 2004
Supon Yapapa   Thailand 2005–2008 2005 Southeast Asian Games  Bronze medal
2006 AFC Women's Asian Cup – Group stage
2006 AFF Women's ChampionshipThird place
2007 AFF Women's ChampionshipRunner-up
2007 Southeast Asian Games  Gold medal
2008 AFC Women's Asian Cup – Group stage
2008 AFF Women's ChampionshipThird place
Freddy Marrinho   Brazil 2009 2009 Southeast Asian Games  Silver medal
Jatuporn Pramualban   Thailand 2010 2010 AFC Women's Asian Cup – Group stage
Piyakul Kaewnamkang   Thailand 2011–2012 2011 AFF Women's ChampionshipWinners
2012 AFF Women's ChampionshipThird place
Jatuporn Pramualban   Thailand 2013–2014 2013 AFF Women's Championship – Group stage
2013 Southeast Asian Games  Gold medal
Nuengrutai Srathongvian   Thailand 2014–2015 2014 AFC Women's Asian Cup – Fifth place
2014 Asian Games – Quarter-finals
2015 AFF Women's ChampionshipWinners
2015 FIFA Women's World Cup – Group stage
Spencer Prior   England 2016–2017 2016 AFF Women's ChampionshipWinners
2017 Southeast Asian Games  Silver medal
Nuengrutai Srathongvian   Thailand 2017–2019 2018 AFC Women's Asian Cup – Fourth place
2018 AFF Women's ChampionshipWinners
2019 FIFA Women's World Cup – Group stage
Naruphol Kaenson   Thailand 2019– 2019 AFF Women's ChampionshipRunner-up

Competitive recordEdit

FIFA Women's World CupEdit

FIFA Women's World Cup finals record Qualifications record
Year Host country Result Position GP W D* L GS GA GP W D L GS GA
1991   China Did not qualify 3 1 1 1 4 10
1995   Sweden Did not enter Did not enter
1999   United States
2003   United States Did not qualify 4 2 0 2 6 21
2007   China Did not qualify 6 3 0 3 10 26
2011   Germany Did not qualify 5 3 0 2 16 9
2015   Canada Group stage 17th 3 1 0 2 3 10 7 5 0 2 19 14
2019   France Group stage 3 0 0 3 1 20 7 4 1 2 19 11
Total 2/8 Best: 17th 6 1 0 5 4 30 32 18 2 12 74 91
Note
  • * : Denotes draws including knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Olympic GamesEdit

Olympic Games finals record Qualifications record
Year Host country Result Position GP W D* L GS GA GP W D L GS GA
1996   United States Did not qualify 2 1 0 1 3 4
2000   Australia Did not qualify 4 2 0 2 6 10
2004   Greece Final round qualification 2 0 1 1 0 6
2008   China Final round qualification 9 5 1 3 22 11
2012   Great Britain Final round qualification 13 6 1 6 29 24
2016   Brazil Second round qualification 4 2 1 1 3 3
2020   Japan To be determined To be determined
Total 0/6 - - - - - - 34 16 4 14 63 58
Note
  • * : Denotes draws including knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

AFC Women's Asian CupEdit

AFC Women's Asian Cup finals record Qualifications record
Year Host country Result Position GP W D* L GS GA GP W D L GS GA
1975   Hong Kong Runners-up 2nd 4 3 0 1 10 5 No qualifications
1977   Republic of China Runners-up 2nd 4 3 0 1 9 2
1979   India Did not enter No qualifications
1981   Hong Kong Runners-up 2nd 5 3 0 2 6 8 No qualifications
1983   Thailand Champions 1st 6 6 0 0 25 1 Qualified as host
1986   Hong Kong Third place 3rd 5 4 0 1 15 5 No qualifications
1989   Hong Kong Group stage 7th 3 0 0 3 1 12 No qualifications
1991   Japan Group stage 5th 3 1 1 1 4 10
1993   Malaysia Did not enter
1995   Malaysia Group stage 5th 2 1 0 1 3 4
1997   China Did not enter
1999   Philippines Group stage 8th 4 2 0 2 6 10
2001   Chinese Taipei Group stage 8th 4 2 0 2 5 9
2003   Thailand Group stage 8th 4 2 0 2 6 21
2006   Australia Group stage 7th 4 1 0 3 2 26 3 3 0 0 11 2
2008   Vietnam Group stage 7th 3 0 0 3 1 11 3 2 0 1 20 4
2010   China Group stage 6th 3 1 0 2 2 7 2 2 0 0 14 2
2014   Vietnam Fifth place 5th 3 1 0 2 2 7 4 2 0 2 4 13
2018   Jordan Fourth Place 4th 5 2 1 2 12 11 2 2 0 0 7 0
Total 16/19 Champions 58 30 1 26 98 145 14 11 0 3 56 21
Note
  • * : Denotes draws including knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Asian GamesEdit

AFF Women's ChampionshipEdit

AFF Women's Championship record
Year Round Pld W D* L GS GA
  2006 Third place 3 1 1 1 6 6
  2007 Runner-up 5 3 0 2 26 7
  2008 Third place 5 3 0 2 22 4
  2011 Champions 5 5 0 0 22 4
  2012 Third place 4 3 0 1 21 2
  2013 Group Stage 4 2 1 1 12 3
  2015 Champions 5 4 0 1 27 7
  2016 Champions 5 3 1 1 15 4
  2018 Champions 6 6 0 0 37 5
  2019 Runner-up 6 5 0 1 31 4
Total Best: Champions 48 35 3 10 219 46

Southeast Asian GamesEdit

Southeast Asian Games record
Year Round Pld W D* L GS GA
  1985
Champions
2
2
0
0
10
0
  1995
Champions
5
4
1
0
16
3
  1997
Champions
4
4
0
0
11
3
  1999
Cancelled
  2001
Runner-up
5
3
1
1
9
6
  2003
Runner-up
4
2
0
2
11
8
  2005
Third place
4
3
0
1
14
2
  2007
Champions
4
3
1
0
18
2
  2009
Runner-up
5
2
3
0
22
5
  2011
Cancelled
  2013
Champions
4
3
1
0
15
4
  2015
Cancelled
  2017
Runner-up
4
3
1
0
13
4
Total
Best: Champions
41 29 7 4 139 37

HonoursEdit

This is a list of honours for the senior Thailand women's national football team.

InternationalEdit

ContinentalEdit

  Champions: 1983
  Runners-Up: 1975, 1977, 1981

RegionalEdit

  Champions: 2011, 2015, 2016, 2018
  Runners-Up: 2007, 2019
  Champions: 1985, 1995, 1997, 2007, 2013
  Runners-Up: 2001, 2009, 2017

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The FIFA/Coca-Cola Women's World Ranking". FIFA. 27 September 2019. Retrieved 27 September 2019.
  2. ^ https://www.thairath.co.th/sport/thaifootball/1587143
  3. ^ "ฟุตบอลหญิงชิงแชมป์โลก กลุ่ม บี: ทีมชาติไทยเป็นรองแค่ชื่อ แต่...หัวใจแกร่งไม่แพ้ใคร".
  4. ^ http://tv.bectero.com/fifa-womens-world-cup-canada-2015/58749/%E0%B8%84%E0%B8%A3%E0%B8%B1%E0%B9%89%E0%B8%87%E0%B9%81%E0%B8%A3%E0%B8%81%E0%B9%83%E0%B8%99%E0%B8%9B%E0%B8%A3%E0%B8%B0%E0%B8%A7%E0%B8%B1%E0%B8%95%E0%B8%B4%E0%B8%A8%E0%B8%B2%E0%B8%AA%E0%B8%95%E0%B8%A3-2
  5. ^ "USA 13-0 Thailand: United States claim biggest ever Women's World Cup win". BBC. Retrieved 12 June 2019.
  6. ^ "Sweden book place in last 16 of World Cup as Thailand endure another rout". Telegraph. Retrieved 16 June 2019.
  7. ^ "FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019™ List of Players - Cameroon" (PDF). FIFA. 10 June 2019. p. 23. Retrieved 12 June 2019.

External linksEdit

Sporting positions
Preceded by
1981 Chinese Taipei  
AFC Women's Champions
1983 (First title)
Succeeded by
1986 China PR