Recently, Paiboon Upatising, the CEO of Phuket Provincial Administrative Organization (PPAO), revealed FC Phuket had managed to get Surachai Jirasirichote, an ex- player of the Thai National Football team, as its new coach. Moreover, FC Phuket will also have new players playing for it next season.
He added that soon there would be a charity match between FC Phuket and Muang Thong United, its brother team. Moreover, on 21st, 22nd & 23rd January 2011 at 4.00 p.m. FC Phuket would play with Phang Nga FC, Krabi FC, and Surat FC. All entrance fees from these matches will be given to Gamara Ahmed, an FC Phuket player who is sick in hospital.