KUALA LUMPUR, 24 September 2021 – Astro is proud to support local athletes through coverage of Malaysian footballers Junior Eldstal of Chonburi FC and Dominic Tan of Police Tero FC in the Thai League 1.
Matches from the two clubs will be shown live starting 1 October 2021 on Astro Arena 2 (CH802), along with selected matches of the clubs participating in the Thai FA Cup and League Cup.
Junior Eldstal expressed his excitement upon hearing the news said, “I’m grateful to be playing for Chonburi FC, a big club in the Thai League. I hope to do my best on the pitch whenever I’m given the opportunity, more so since Malaysians can now watch me play.”
Dominic Tan, former captain of the Malaysian under-23 squad said, “This is my third season with Police Tero FC in a very competitive league. This news has boosted my spirit to prove my ability in front of Malaysian fans.”
Tan who was loaned from JDT to Police Tero FC is currently on a permanent contact with Police Tero FC from the previous season.
Watch Junior Eldstal and Dominic Tan play in the Thai League on the all-new Astro Arena 2 sports channel starting 1 Oct 2021. Astro Arena 2 will feature edgy and refreshing local sports coverage and live studio presentations for local and international sporting events in new formats which will appeal to younger fans. Astro Arena 2 will be on the Family Pack for all Astro customers to enjoy.
Watch Chonburi FC vs Singha Chiangrai United on 1 Oct, 7PM (MYT) and Nongbua Pitchaya FC vs Police Tero FC on 2 Oct, 8PM (MYT) on Astro Arena 2 CH802.