Archive For The “Buriram United” Category

Buriram Caught Out In Slack Opening And Face A Huge Task To Qualify For Knock-Out Stage Of Champions League

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Buriram Caught Out In Slack Opening And Face A Huge Task To Qualify For Knock-Out Stage Of Champions League

Buriram United are still looking for their first win in the 2018 AFC Champions League campaign after beating beaten 2-0 by Jeju United at the Chang Arena on Wednesday. In what proved to be a nightmare start for the Thai League 1 champions, Jeju took the lead inside the opening two minutes when Lee Chang-min…

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Buriram Continue Their Winning Start To The Season Against Bangkok Glass

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Buriram Continue Their Winning Start To The Season Against Bangkok Glass

Buriram beat Bangkok Glass 1-0 in a game of few clear-cut chances though what there were fell to the home side. In the first-half  Korrakot was inches too high with a free-kick and Diogo drew a good save from the keeper with a carefully placed shot from outside the area. Edgar had a header easily…

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New Bangkok Glass Head Coach Josep Ferre Relishing His Return To Buriram

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New Bangkok Glass Head Coach Josep Ferre Relishing His Return To Buriram

Josep Ferre, the former head of the Buriram Academy is looking forward to locking horns with his former employers at the Chang Arena tonight. Josep, or Coco as he is widely known, was promoted from his role as assistant coach during the close season. He has fond memories of the club and the city but…

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Buriram Come Away With A Point From China After Superb Second-Half Performance

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Buriram Come Away With A Point From China After Superb Second-Half Performance

Buriram United produced one of the best performances in their history when they held Chinese champions Guangzhou Evergrande to a 1-1 draw in China in their opening game in Group G in the Asian Champions League. Indeed, they could have won it late on but that would have been harsh on the home side. Looking…

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TV Coverage Of Buriram United Champions League Games

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A number of people have been asking about Buriram’s Champions League matches. In the past, they have all been shown live and as far as I can establish, this season is no different. According to information on Wikipedia, games will be screened on BBTV (Channel 7) and Fox Sports Asia (True Visions). The game in…

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Buriram United Asian Champions League Fixtures 2018

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Buriram United Asian Champions League Fixtures 2018

Wednesday 14 February 2018 16:00 Thai time. Guangzhou Evergrande v Buriram United Tianhe Stadium, Guangzhou Wednesday 21 February 2018 18:00 UTC+7 Buriram United v Jeju United Chang Arena, Buriram Tuesday 6 March 2018 18:00 UTC+7 Buriram United v Cerezo Osaka Chang Arena, Buriram Wednesday 14 March 2018 17:00 Thai time. Cerezo Osaka v Buriram United Yanmar Stadium Nagai, Osaka Tuesday 3 April 2018 18:00 UTC+7 Buriram United v…

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Buriram Off The Mark With Victory Over Ratchaburi In Tight Encounter

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Buriram Off The Mark With Victory Over Ratchaburi In Tight Encounter

Two outstanding goals saw Buriram defeat Ratchaburi 2-1 in the first game of the new season. After a dire first-half in which a 30 yard Diogo free-kick was the only attempt on goal, Buriram came out with all guns blazing in the second. They went two up with a superb Jakkaphan strike and a clinical…

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Dramatic Last-Minute Strike By Supachok Wins Thailand U19 Coke Cup Final

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Dramatic Last-Minute Strike By Supachok Wins Thailand U19 Coke Cup Final

A brilliant last-minute goal by Supachok gave Buriram a 1-0 victory over arch-rivals Muang Thong. Supachok drilled in a superb right-foot shot just inside the far-post from 20 yards to spark wild celebrations. In a very tight encounter, both sides struck the woodwork but Buriram created the better chances, with skipper Supachok a constant threat….

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Buriram Edge Nakhon Ratchasima 1-0 In Low-Key Friendly

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Buriram Edge Nakhon Ratchasima 1-0 In Low-Key Friendly

Buriram fielded a mixed side in their last warm-up game before the league begins on February 9 at home to Ratchaburi. All three strikers were included and new Korean Jun-soo operated as a centre-back rather than his defensive midfield role. On-loan defender Praweenwat played at left-back with youngster Sarawut on the right. Neither did enough…

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New Honour For Buriram’s Diogo

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New Honour For Buriram’s Diogo

Buriram United’s Diogo has been named as the best Brazilian player in the Thai League era. Diogo has said that he is honoured to receive such an accolade but it will only serve him to strive for further improvement. Cleiton (now with Chiang Rai) came second and is the record goalscorer in the Thai League…

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