Having just seen his young team lift the 2014 AFF Suzuki Cup after victory over Malaysia, Thailand head coach Kiatisuk Senamuang issued a rallying cry to all of Southeast Asia to improve its football together.
Thailand were crowned 2014 AFF Suzuki Cup champions after a 4-3 aggregate win, despite losing the second leg 3-2 on Saturday night at the National Stadium in Kuala Lumpur. Kiatisuk became the first man to claim the Suzuki Cup as both player and coach.
The Malaysians stunned the young Thais...
Thailand secured their record-equalling fourth AFF title after a 12-year drought by prevailing against a spirited Malaysia side in the second leg of the Suzuki Cup final in Kuala Lumpur.
After winning Wednesday's first leg 2-0 in Bangkok, the Thais lost 3-2 on Saturday night at the Bukit Jalil National Stadium. But they edged the final 4-3 on aggregate, after scoring two late, away goals.
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Malaysia coach Dollah Salleh is promising Thailand a surprise or two when the two nations meet in the deciding second leg of the 2014 AFF Suzuki Cup final on Saturday night.
The Thais will take a 2-0 lead to the National Stadium in Kuala Lumpur after winning the first leg in Bangkok on Wednesday night. Malaysia will have to score a minimum of three goals to be sure of lifting their second Southeast Asian crown.
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