Thai League 1
FIFA Region
AFC
Season
2020
Location
Thailand
Abbreviation
THA1

Summary

The Thai League 1 (THA1) is the top football league in the Thailand football system. At the end of the 2020 THA1 season, the THA1 teams listed below qualify for the following non-league play:

  • 2021 AFC Champions League - Group Stage:
    • 1st place 2020 THA1 team
  • 2021 AFC Champions League - Preliminary Round 2:
    • 2nd place 2020 THA1 team

The winner of the 2020 Thai FA Cup, typically an THA1 team, also receives a berth in the Preliminary Round 2 of the 2021 AFC Champions League.

Leagues Pyramid - Thailand

Abbrev League # of Teams
THA1 Thai League 1 16
THA2 Thai League 2 18
THA3 Thai League 3 32
THA4 Thai League 4 64
THA5 Thailand Amateur League 119

Competition Structure

Season

# of Teams

14 Feb 2020 - 24 Oct 2020  16: THA1 (13), THA2 (3)

Season Format

Each THA1 team plays Home-Away matches with the other 15 THA1 teams for a total of 30 league matches. Table ranking ties are broken by (1) head-to-head points, (2) head-to-head goal difference, (3) head-to-head goals scored, (4) goal difference, (5) total goals scored, (6) Fairplay points, then (7) playoff without extra time.

Playoffs

Not applicable.

Relegation

At the end of the 2020 Regular season, the 14th, 15th, and 16th place THA1 teams will be relegated directly to the THA2.


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 LeagueHomeRoad
POSMPW - D - LPTSCPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGDMPW - D - LPTSGFGAGD
1BG Pathum United 1614 -2-044-3282487 -1-0221851387 -1-02214311
2Port FC 1511 -1-334-38191986 -0-2181971275 -1-11619127
3Ratchaburi Mitr Phol FC 169 -2-529-3125697 -1-1222112972 -1-471013-3
4Buriram United FC 168 -2-626-29191073 -1-3101510595 -1-3161495
5Chiangrai United FC 148 -2-426-2213974 -1-213106474 -1-2131275
6Samut Prakan City FC 167 -4-525-3324984 -2-2141913683 -2-31114113
7Muangthong United FC 166 -4-622-2421383 -3-212119283 -1-41013121
8Chonburi FC 167 -1-822-1826-885 -0-3151212082 -1-57614-8
9Bangkok United FC 166 -3-721-2524193 -2-4111615173 -1-310990
10Sukhothai FC 166 -2-820-2630-493 -1-5101013-373 -1-3101617-1
11Nakhon Ratchasima FC 165 -4-719-2430-672 -2-381112-193 -2-4111318-5
12Police Tero FC 165 -4-719-1525-1083 -1-41068-282 -3-36917-8
13Suphanburi FC 155 -2-817-1722-563 -1-210104692 -1-67718-11
14PT Prachuap FC 163 -5-814-1826-882 -3-391012-281 -2-55814-6
15Trat FC 163 -1-1210-1936-1780 -1-711021-1183 -0-59915-6
16Rayong FC 163 -1-1210-1134-2383 -0-59817-980 -1-71317-14
AFCCL
Relegation to THA2

Results

Sun - 10 Jan 2021
 Port FC PSPD Sukhothai FCPAT Stadium
 Police Tero FC PSPD BG Pathum UnitedBoonyachinda Stadium
Sat - 9 Jan 2021
 Nakhon Ratchasima FC PSPD Chonburi FC80th Birthday Stadium
 Trat FC PSPD Chiangrai United FCTrat Province Stadium
Tue - 5 Jan 2021
 Chiangrai United FC PSPD Port FCSingha Stadium
Sun - 27 Dec 2020
 Nakhon Ratchasima FC 20 Rayong FC80th Birthday Stadium
 Samut Prakan City FC 63 Port FCSamut Prakarn SAT Stadium
 Police Tero FC 01 Trat FCBoonyachinda Stadium
 Suphanburi FC PSPD Chiangrai United FCSuphanburi Provincial Stadium
Sat - 26 Dec 2020
 Chonburi FC 02 Buriram United FCChonburi Stadium
Sat - 19 Dec 2020
 Nakhon Ratchasima FC 40 Police Tero FC80th Birthday Stadium
 Trat FC 04 Samut Prakan City FCTrat Province Stadium