VENUE: Sapporo Atsubetsu Park Stadium
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Ex-England International striker Jay Bothroyd is recovering in hospital in Japan after collapsing while training with J.League side Consadole Sapporo.
Cambodia playmaker Chan Vathanaka will be hoping for more game time after making a low-key league debut for Japanese J3 side MYFC Fujieda on Sunday.
Thailand football chief Somyot has hailed the impact that playing in the J.League has had on the country's biggest name, Chanathip Songkrasin.
Check out Lukas Podolski's solo effort for Vissel Kobe, a meeting of two superstars at Old Trafford and more in the Sweeper.
"The pressure is not on myself or Thailand. The pressure is more on Australia," says Chanathip Songkrasin about Tuesday's 2018 World Cup qualifier.
Japan's Vissel Kobe, who signed Lukas Podolksi in June, have put Louis van Gaal at the top of their shortlist after firing coach Nelsinho on Monday.