United strike late to sink Bangkok

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Pattaya United left it late for a come from behind win over fourth placed Bangkok FC at the Nongprue Stadium in Pattaya last Sunday, August 10.

United fell behind in this Division 1 encounter in the 54th minute to a penalty by Bangkok’s Brazilian forward Valci Junior but the Dolphins hit back 15 minutes later with a penalty of their own, converted by Leo Roberto.

Pattaya United are shown in action against Bangkok FC at the Nongprue Stadium in Pattaya, Sunday, August 10. (Photo/Pattaya United FC)Pattaya United are shown in action against Bangkok FC at the Nongprue Stadium in Pattaya, Sunday, August 10. (Photo/Pattaya United FC)

The home team had to wait until deep into injury time to grab the winner, which came courtesy of a 93rd minute strike by second half substitute Patipat Armatantri.

United’s next league fixture is this coming Sunday, August 17, away at struggling Khon Kaen FC.  Kick-off is at 6 p.m.

Thai Division 1 Standings – August 10
Team P W D L +/- Pts.
Nakhon Ratchasima 25 15 7 3 23 52
Siam Navy 25 13 8 4 16 47
Saraburi 25 12 10 3 14 46
Ang Thong 25 11 9 5 17 42
Bangkok 25 10 11 4 11 41
Chiangmai 25 11 7 7 9 40
Krabi 25 10 6 9 6 36
BBCU 25 10 6 9 -1 36
Pattaya United 25 11 3 11 -8 36
Ayutthaya 25 10 5 10 -1 35
TTM Lopburi 25 7 13 5 1 34
Roi Et 25 8 7 10 2 31
Phuket 25 8 7 10 -3 31
Trat 25 8 5 12 5 29
Nakhon Pathom 25 4 13 8 -3 25
Phitsanulok 25 6 7 12 -21 25
Khonkaen 25 3 9 13 -20 18
Sriracha 25 0 3 22 -47 3