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Tough Champions League Draw For Buriram United

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Tough Champions League Draw For Buriram United

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Former Buriram United Academy Director Is Appointed Head Coach At Bangkok Glass

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Former Buriram United Academy Director Is Appointed Head Coach At Bangkok Glass

Josep (Coco) Ferre has been appointed the new head coach at Bangkok Glass. Josep did a great job at the Buriram Academy and has been assistant coach at Glass for two seasons. The likeable Spaniard has a sound football knowledge and we at the Times wish him every success in his new post. (Apart from…

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Buriram To Sign Vietnam Midfield Star ?

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Buriram To Sign Vietnam Midfield Star ?

We have unconfirmed reports that Thai champions Buriram United are on the brink of signing highly-rated Vietnamese international Nguyen Van Quet from Ha Noi FC. He is 26, 1.72m tall and can play in midfield or on the wing. He has made 205 league appearances, scoring 78 goals. He is a regular in the Vietnam…

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Second Buriram Marathon On February 11 2018

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Second Buriram Marathon On February 11 2018

The Buriram Marathon was created by Mr.Newin Chidchob, the President of Buriram United and the Executive of Chang International Circuit, aiming to promote Buriram as  “Thailand’s Sports City Centre” The purposes of the Buriram Marathon are to make Buriram one of the best marathon stadiums in the world and to be a destination that the…

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Match-Fixing Allegations In Thai League One Rock Domestic Football

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Match-Fixing Allegations In Thai League One Rock Domestic Football

Five top players, two referees, four investors and one club executive have been accused of being involved in the match-fixing of recent Thai League games. The arrests mark the first serious crackdown on cheating in Thai football. The 12 men were taken into police custody but have since been released on bail. The arrest warrants…

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Buriram United League Appearances And Goals 2017

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Buriram United League Appearances And Goals 2017

Name                              Appearances                   Goals Siwarak                                 34 Pansa                                    31                                 1 Tunez                                   17                                  1 Chitipat                                22 Koravit                                 14 Korrakot                               26 Naruphon                             4 Sasalak                                  9 Seul-Ki                                 30                                   3 Suchao                                20                                   2 Anon                                   21                                   1 Jakkaphan                           31                                   4 Narubadin                           31 Arthit                                    3 Ratthanakorn                      29 Supachai                             19 Supachok                            17                                   7 Bastos                                  9                                    4 Diogo                                 29                                  26 Coelho                               34                                  34   The…

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Thai League 1 Round-Up And Table As Buriram Reach New Points Record

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Thai League 1 Round-Up And Table As Buriram Reach New Points Record

Buriram recorded their 11th consecutive victory 2-1 at Chonburi to create a new league record of 86 points. Diogo’s second-half double saw the visitors come back from being a goal down to finish a staggering 14 points in front of runners-up Muang Thong. The Kirins secured second place with a routine 2-0 home victory over…

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Buriram Create New Points Record With Hard-Fought Win At Chonburi

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Buriram Create New Points Record With Hard-Fought Win At Chonburi

Buriram re-wrote the record books when they reached their target of 86 points with a 2-1 win at Chonburi. It was a tight game with few clear openings, though the best chances fell to the Champions. They should have taken the lead early on when Supachok progressed down the left before crossing low. Jakkaphan allowed…

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Another Happy Away Day For Buriram At Bangkok United

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Another Happy Away Day For Buriram At Bangkok United

Buriram’s winning run continued on Sunday with a convincing 3-1 victory at Bangkok United. The home side were still hopeful of securing the runners-up spot and thus qualify for the Champions League. However, with defeat by Buriram and Muang Thong’s narrow win at Chiang Rai , their hopes were dashed. The first-half was fairly even…

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A Remarkable Season For Buriram United As They Did Indeed “Strike Back”

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A Remarkable Season For Buriram United As They Did Indeed “Strike Back”

Last night Buriram United clinched their fifth league title with a 4-0 thumping of Police Tero. This is probably their greatest achievement as they overturned Muang Thong’s initial big lead to leave their bitter rivals struggling in their wake. They did it without having a lot of “star names” in their squad and all of…

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