On November 13, 2017, Toyota Daihatsu Engineering & Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (TDEM) by Mr. Khaw Guan Tian, Vice President and Pol. Gen. Somyot Phumphonmang, FA Thailand President have jointly presided the opening ceremony of the 4th Toyota Mekong Club Championship at Conrad Bangkok Hotel, Wireless Rd.
The Toyota Mekong Club Championship is a football tournament and brings together some of the top teams from the Mekong region (Cambodia, Laos, Thai and Vietnam). The tournament will be held during December 9 2017 – January 6, 2018 such as Lao PDR football, Toyota FC (the champion of Lao Premier League) and other will be known by three teams enter as respective domestic league winners of each country.
Mr. Kiyoyoshi Oba, the President of Toyota Tsusho (Thailand) Co., Ltd. and Managing Executive Officer of Toyota Tsusho Corporation said “ It’s a great honor of Toyota Tsusho Group to continue support this tournament to comply with our corporate philosophy for the development of people's lives through football game in the Mekong region. We have sponsored this event since 2014 and are proud to have continued sponsorship again in this year.
The winner will get the championship trophy and the prize of US$ 75,000, US$ 50,000 for the 1st runner-up, US$ 30,000 for the 2nd runner-up and US$ 10,000 for the 3rd runner-up. Award for the “Most Valuable Player” (MVP) is US$ 3,000 and award for “Man of the Match” is US$1,000/match.
Opening ceremony of the 4th Toyota Mekong Club Championship 2017