“Barefoot Elephant War” kicks off “Inao” to open the 2022 ASEAN Beach Football Championship in Pattaya, Chonburi.
Movement of the Thai national beach soccer team Under the leadership of Lt. Gen. Independence Watcharaprateep, advisor to the Sports Authority of Thailand As a team manager and “Coach Ek” Sethakornchai Chuenta, head coach with the program of the ASEAN championship “AFF BEACH SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIP 2022” between September 28 – October 1, 2022 at Central Pattaya Stadium, Chonburi Province, broadcast live on TrueID
Originally, there were four nations participating in the tournament, consisting of the host and reigning champions Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia and Timor-Leste, but recently Timor-Leste Has sent a letter to the AFF requesting to withdraw from the competition due to not being ready. There are only 3 teams left to compete in a single match. The team with the best score will win the championship immediately
For the program of all matches live on TrueID are as follows:
On September 28, 2022, the Thai national team meets Indonesia at 4 p.m.
On September 29, 2022, Indonesia meets Malaysia at 4 p.m.
On October 1, 2022, the Thai national team meets Malaysia at 3:30 p.m.
For this event, the competition has been held 3 times, the first time in Malaysia in 2014, the hosts defeated Vietnam 6-4, the second time in Indonesia in 2018, the final, Vietnam won the Thai national team 6-4, and the last time in Chonburi In 2019, the Thai national team won the championship by defeating Vietnam 4-2.