An island in Thailand has the world’s only floating soccer field

Aerial view of Koh Panyi, a floating village in Phang Nga Bay.
Aerial view of Koh Panyi, a floating village in Phang Nga Bay. Photo: Javier Blesa Martínez / flickr.

The island of Koh Panyi, in the Andaman Sea, is home to one of the most beautiful stories of self-improvement in world soccer. The children of Koh Panyi built their floating soccer field with wooden planks, nails and a lot of enthusiasm.

Prison inmates in Thailand can watch World Cup matches, but only up to 9pm

Phuket Provincial Prison under construction in Thalang District
Phuket Provincial Prison under construction in Thalang District. Photo: Department of Corrections / Phuket office.

Thai inmates may watch World Cup 2022 football matches up to 9pm, but without gambling or quarrelling, according to Aryut Sinthoppan, director-general of the Corrections [Read More…]

Chonburi Football Club’s goalkeeper apologizes for fatal drunk driving accident

Sunlong SLK6126 bus in Pattaya, Chonburi
Sunlong SLK6126 bus in Pattaya, Chonburi. Photo: Ilya Plekhanov.

A famous goalkeeper from the Chonburi Football Club has apologized for the fatal car accident that killed a 62-year-old female jogger and severely injured another [Read More…]