Vissel Kobe and Thai Premier League club Chonburi F.C. have reached an agreement on a business partnership between the two clubs. The deal will involve player and staff exchanges, friendly matches, new football schools, and marketing opportunities enabling Vissel to gain a foothold in the developing S.E. Asian market.
Chonburi has been one of the more successful clubs in the Thai Premier League in recent years, having one the league in 2007 and finishing runners up in 2008, 2009 and 2011.
Vamos Chonburi Sharks!