Not too long ago, the Thai Soccer Federation (FAT) has formally introduced the recruitment of coach Alexandre Polking, former coach of the HCM Metropolis Membership. Thus, Cong Phuong’s former trainer has turn out to be the top coach of the Thai nationwide crew with a short-term contract of 4 months. With this short-term contract, FAT believes that Coach Polking’s information of each Vietnamese and Thai soccer will assist him face many benefits with the duty of reclaiming the AFF Cup 2020 championship from the Vietnamese crew.
The explanation FAT selected Mr. Polking as talked about above, is as a result of he has a few years of expertise working in each the soccer setting of Vietnam and Thailand. Earlier than main the HCM Metropolis Membership, he additionally spent 7 years working within the Thai Premier League, in prime golf equipment reminiscent of Bangkok Utd, Military Ut … to not point out 1 yr as an assistant coach for the Thai nationwide crew.
The wage that FAT pays Coach Polking can be 130,000 USD/month, equal to almost 3 billion VND/month. This can be a quantity 4 instances greater than the wage when main Ho Chi Minh Metropolis at V.League 2021.
Mr. Kajorn Chearavanont – Chairman of Bangkok United Membership, the previous crew of the Brazilian coach with German blood, additionally agreed that this could solely be a short lived contract of the Thai crew. Talking to Thairath, Mr. Chearavanont shared: “I perceive why Mrs. Lamsan selected Polking to be the top coach of Thailand. At the moment, to decide on a overseas coach within the present troublesome scenario just isn’t simple.
Polking is unquestionably the probably identify. He is aware of very properly about Thai soccer and the fashion of the nationwide crew. Due to this fact, we don’t waste time ready for this coach to decide on individuals and construct a approach to play for Thailand.” One other benefit for Polking to be chosen is that he has simply had a season working in Vietnam. Actually, Mr. Polking will know fairly properly the scenario of Vietnamese soccer.
Thailand’s mission is to win the AFF Cup. In the event that they wish to try this, Thailand must face the defending champion of the event, Vietnam. With the essential understanding after 1 season working within the V.League, I consider Polking will know how one can assist Thailand win over Vietnam.”
The AFF Cup 2020 will kick off on December 5. Thailand is in the identical group as Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore and the winner of the play-off match between Brunei and Timor Leste. In the meantime, Vietnam is in the identical group as Laos, Cambodia, Indonesia and Malaysia.