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 By Paul Murphy

Christian Ziege talks Liverpool, Spurs as he starts new chapter in Thailand

Thai stars Teerasil Dangda, Teerathon Bunmathan and Chanathip Songkrasin out on loan to the J-League for the 2018 season.
At a young age, Charyl Chappuis' passion for football was ignited. Delve into the story of how his love for the game has evolved.

From playing in some of Europe's greatest cities at the game's most decorated clubs, to working in the modest surroundings of provincial Thai side Ratchaburi, former Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur wing-back Christian Ziege can vouch for the rapid passing of time in football.

And the German sees little in common with the Premier League today and the one he starred in between 1999 and 2004, which included a year at Middlesbrough, in addition to the more celebrated clubs mentioned above.

As he was...

 By Paul Murphy

Ratchaburi FC appoints ex-Liverpool star Christian Ziege as head coach

Christian Ziege
Christian Ziege's last job was with Atletico Baleares in Spain's Segunda Division B.

Former Bayern Munich, Liverpool and Germany star Christian Ziege has been appointed as head coach of Ratchaburi FC in the Thai Premier League.

The 45-year-old takes over from Pacheta, who recently returned to Spain after two years at the club.

It is an intriguing appointment from Ratchaburi and a clear sign of ambition as they attempt to step up a level. The Dragons have finished sixth in each of the past two seasons, unable to reach the level of consistency required to mount a title challenge.



Bukit Jalil Stadium to mark football opening with three-nation Super Cup

Kuala Lumpur's renovated Bukit Jalil National Stadium reopens to football fans next month with a three-team Super Cup tournament featuring clubs from Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand.

Work started last year, but was temporarily halted as the stadium reopened for August's Southeast Asia (SEA) Games before further renovations were carried out.

The upgrade has come in time for the venue's 20th anniversary, having been constructed for the 1998 Commonwealth Games.

The stadium forms part of KL Sports...