Thai Royal Army FC, often known as Army FC is a football club based in Bangkok, Thailand who were formed in 2011 as Army Welfare Development FC and playing in the Khǒr Royal Cup, a competition for non league clubs in Thailand.
The club was formed after Army United began to sign players from outside the army as the professional game in Thailand began to be established, with the team sharing the Thai Army Sports Stadium in the Din Daeng district of Bangkok.
The club won the Khǒr Royal Cup in 2014 and were promoted to the third tier Regional League Division 2 in the Bangkok Area division. In their debut season the club finished in sixth place.
A fourth place finish in 2016 saw Army being placed in Thai League 3 (T3) Lower Region following league reconstruction, with Col. Somsakul Vijitraparb in charge of the team for the 2017 season.
Army FC will play in Thai League 3 Lower Region in the 2017 season.
Army FC 1 Buriram United 7 (Sunday 10th April 2016) Thai League Cup Round One (att: approx. 1,800)
To read details on my previous visit to Thai Army Sports Stadium for an Army United game, please click here