Bangkok Bank FC
| Ronnachai Sayomchai
(Port Authority of Thailand) (23)|
1999 Thai Premier League
The 1998 Thai Premier League consisted of 12 teams. The bottom club would be relegated to the Thailand Division 1 League. The club that came 11th would play in a relegation / promotion match against the club that came second in the Thailand Division 1 League
Defending Champions Royal Thai Air Force should have entered the next edition of the Asian Club Championship, but refused due to lack of funding. BEC Tero Sasana took their place.
The league was also known as the Caltex Premier League.
BEC Tero Sasana (Tero Sasana)
Krung Thai Bank (promoted from Division 1)
Osotsapa M-150 (promoted from Division 1)
Port Authority of Thailand
UCOM Raj Pracha
Bangkok Metropolitan Administration
Royal Thai Air Force
Royal Thai Army
Thai Farmers Bank
Rules for classification: 1st points; 2nd head-to-head; 3rd goal difference; 4th goals scored
1998 Thai Premier League Wikipedia
The club that came 11th would play in a relegation / promotion match against the runner-up in the Thailand Division 1 League.
January 24 and January 31, 1998
† Bangkok Metropolitan Administration remain at the Thai Premier League.
The Singha sponsored Queen's Cup was postponed because of lack of sponsorship, will be held next year but with reduced prize money.
Bangkok Bank won the 1998 Thailand FA Cup, and their 3rd victory in this competition. It is unclear whom they beat in the final
1998 saw the 14th edition of the Yamaha Thailand Cup.
It was Thailand's main inter-provincial competition, played between qualifiers from various regions.
The first round saw four groups of four teams, of which the top two sides qualified for the Quarter-Final knockout stage.
Bangkok Metropolitan Administration beat Nakhon Si Thammarat in the final.BEC Tero Sasana represented Thailand in the 1998–99 Asian Club Championship, where they would reach the second round, beaten by Chinese opposition in Dalian Wanda, the same club who ended Bangkok Bank's advanture the previous year.
Sinthana made the second round of the 1998–99 Asian Cup Winners Cup, where they were out classed by Japanese opposition in Kashima Antlers.
Karoon Narksawat - Sinthana
Niweat Siriwong - Sinthana
Ronnachai Sayomchai - 23 Goals Port Authority of Thailand
The champion for the 1998 season was Sinthana. It was the team's first title.