The Golden Temple media revealed that the Football Association of Thailand (FAT) is planning to use a Korean coach to shorten the gap with Vietnamese football.
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Southeast Asian football is being considered as a “good land” with coaches from Korea. After the success of Coach Park Hang Seo in Vietnam, more and more Korean strategists came to work in ASEAN teams such as Indonesia and Malaysia. Here, Thailand may be the next team.
Accordingly, the Golden Temple media said that the Football Federation of Thailand (FAT) is planning to use a Korean coach following the trend in Southeast Asia, and at the same time shortening the gap with Vietnamese football. The identity of this military leader has also been revealed.
Specifically, Siam Sports recently had an article with the title “Korean coach with World Cup level will take over the Thai national team”. In the post, The author mentioned the possibility that coach Yoon Deok Yeo – former head coach of the Korean women’s team will come to Thailand to work in the near future.
The newspaper revealed: “Recently, a representative of Global Gridge Korea (GBK), a company specializing in exporting Korean players and coaches to the Thai market, revealed that the former coach of the Korean women’s team Yoon Dok Yeo, who used to be Experienced in leading Korea to attend the 2015 and 2019 Women’s World Cups, she is very eager to come to Thailand to work.
The GBK representative affirmed that he is ready to introduce coach Yoon Dok Yeo to the Football Federation of Thailand (FAT) or clubs in the Thai League that are interested in the strategist’s ability.”
Coach Yoon Deok Yeo owns an impressive “CV” when he brought the Korean women’s team to the World Cup twice in 2015 and 2019. In addition, the 61-year-old leader also led big teams in K. -League like Pohang Steelers, Gyeongnam and Chunnam Dragon have also been assistants to the U17 team and the Korean national team.
Currently, Thailand’s head coach Mano Polking is being questioned after failing to help “War Elephants” improve their position on the FIFA rankings after the last FIFA Days. This makes the Football Federation of Thailand (FAT) completely consider appointing coach Yoon Deok Yeo to the hot seat.
Besides, with experience working with women’s football, this Korean strategist can also become the new head coach of the Thai women’s team, in order to catch up with the Vietnamese women’s team on the FIFA rankings.
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