On June 21, 2022 at the Football Association of Thailand Under the royal patronage, Mr. Niphon Boonyamanee, Deputy Minister of the Interior, joined the discussions with Pol Gen Somyot Pumphanmuang, President of the Association, Mr. Patit Suphaphong, Secretary-General of the Association, and Mr. Kornwee Prissananantakul, Chief Executive Officer. Thai League Co., Ltd. to prepare for the King’s Cup football tournament During September 2022 in Songkhla Province using the Tinsulanonda football field Certified by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC)
Mr. Niphon said that “Songkhla Province It is a province that is ready to support football fans and stadiums that use international standards. This will allow the competition to proceed successfully. In addition, the competition for the King’s Cup is the largest in Thailand. This will encourage youth in the southern region to be inspired to accelerate training and develop their skills to advance to professional football in the big events, as well as help to stimulate tourism. Traveling from different places, accommodation, service sector in Songkhla province has caused money circulation in the area.”
In addition, in addition to Songkhla Province that is ready Chiang Mai has also offered to host such competitions.