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Thai FA aims to attract international bidders to drive rights value in new tender

PATHUM THANI, THAILAND - SEPTEMBER 05: Chanathip Songkrasin of Thailand in action prior to the FIFA World Cup Asian second qualifier match between Thailand and Vietnam at Thammasat Stadium on September 5, 2019 in Pathum Thani, Thailand. (Photo by Pakawich Damrongkiattisak/Getty Images)

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