The Buriram United teenager who was born on or after January 1, 2002 was named the best ASEAN football player
Suphanat Mueanta, the attacker of Buriram United, was crowned the inaugural champion of NXGN ASEAN 2021 after being selected as the best youth football player in the region.
Reporters from all over Goal The ASEAN version voted for the smartest child prodigy in the game, who was born on or after January 1, 2002.
Suphanat defeated fierce competition and became the first winner of the men’s award. Utrecht striker Bagus Kahfi and Kortrijk attacker Luqman Hakim finished second and third respectively.
The Thai prodigy made an extraordinary start to his first team career at Chang Arena, during which he broke countless records, including becoming the youngest shooter in the history of Thailand’s First Division.
The 18-year-old is also the youngest online player in the history of the AFC Champions League, and has made his debut in the national league, as early as May 2019 in Thailand’s 1-0 defeat to Vietnam in a friendly match.
A year later, Bagus Kahfi proved to be Suphanat’s closest challenger. He recovered from a serious injury while wearing the Garuda Select jersey and moved to Utrecht, the Eredivisie team.
The striker is one of many young Indonesians who have moved to Europe. He will take the next step in his career in the 2021-22 season.
At the same time, Lukeman reached the podium after joining the Belgian team Kortrijk and making his first team debut against European giants Anderlecht.
The attacker also made his debut in Malaysia and remains his country’s best hope for success abroad.
A complete list can be found, which also includes players such as Vietnam’s Nguyen Phi Hoang and Singapore’s ace Ilhan Fandi Here.