Vlog September 11, 2011: updates about Phuket, soccer, Thailand

Below is a Video Log update — posted via youtube — talking about life working for a newspaper in Phuket, Thailand over the past five months. A thirteen minute clip which goes into a digression explaining the Thai Premier League (TPL) soccer league and the emergence of Thai home team spirit. The Siamerican supports the Thai soccer league as it gives Thai sports fans pride and joy in cheering local teams. Compared to the past when Thais only cheered traditionally international famous football teams such as Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool, now they start to cheer the home team, Phuket, Buriram, Chiang Mai, Bangkok and Chonburi.

For more information about the Thai home team spirit, read this article

also see the Sponsor Thai Premier League home page by clicking the following link to go the TPL home page