With their 3-1 win over Bangkok United, and Bectero's 1-1 draw, Muangthong are now sole winners of the first leg of the 2014 Thai Premier League Season.
The game had all the makings of a classic. On a rain soaked pitch the two teams slugged it out for the first goal. It was Muangthong to strike first when captain DATSAKORN THONGLAO curled in a free kick. Then, to make sure, Datsakorn added a second goal at the 28th minute, and the half ended with the score 2-0.
United started the second half more defensive, though MARIO DJUROVSKI had a chance to make to 3-0 but missed the penalty try He was subbed off shortly after in favour of defender ERIK PAARTALU. Bangkok United struck back at the 60th minute, and the score was 2-1.
Bangkok United applied the pressure, but Muangthong denied their chances. Then, to seal the deal, in the last minute of stoppage time PIYAPHON BUNTAO added the third goal.
Final score, Muangthong United 3, Bangkok United 1.