Join us for an International annual soccer tournament in Thailand Nov 5-11


About TSST '23

Thailand Senior Soccer Tournament 2023 (TSST) is an International Senior Soccer tournament held at the beginning of November of each year in Thailand.  In 2023 the tournament will be held in Bang Saen and was previously held in Chiang Mia Thailand.


What is included

  • 7 days 6 nights at the Tides Resort in Bang Saen Thailand.
  • Excellent breakfast each morning.
  • Gala dinner Thursday evening.
  •  all transportation to and from games as well as local planned visits.   
  • Uniform pants and shirts. 
  • All tournament fees.


Information About the Games

  • The tournament consists of teams of 60/65/70/75 age brackets. 
  • Games are played on regulation pitches (except for the 75 year old bracket, which is played   on a  modified pitch). 
  • All FIFA rules apply
  • 4x20 minute quarters with water breaks. 

2023 Tournament Overview Schedule.


Nov 5, 2023

Check in/Arrival


Nov 6, 2023

Games and Local Visits


Nov 7, 2023

Games and Local Visits


Nov 8, 2023

Off Day


Nov 9, 2023

Games and Gala


Nov 10, 2023



Nov 11, 2023

Check Out

2023 Thailand International Seniors Soccer Tournament Rules


  • 60+ Divisions: Players must be 60 years old by 12/31/2023. May have a maximum of 3 players who will be 58 years old by 12/31/2023.
  • 65+ Divisions: Players must be 65 years old by 12/31/2023. May have a maximum of 3 players who will be 63 years old by 12/31/2023. 
  • 70+ Divisions: Players must be 70 years old by 12/31/2023.  May have a maximum of 3 players who will be 68 years old by 12/31/2023.
  • 75+ Divisions: Players must be 75 years old by 12/31/2023. May have a maximum of 3 players who will be 73 years old by 12/31/2023.


  • Each team in the 60+, 65+, and 70+ divisions may have a maximum of 20 players on the roster and play 11 v 11.
  • Each team in the 75+ division may have a maximum of 14 players on the roster and play 7 vs 7 (including the goalie). 
  • Team rosters must be submitted by September 30, 2023. Rosters can be revised up until the day prior to the first day of the tournament; e.g. Sunday November 5, 2023. 
  • All players must check in before they play in their first game. Bring a government approved photo ID showing the date of birth (DOB). 
  • A player can play on two teams as long as those two teams are not in the same division. 
  • Once a player plays in a tournament game with one team, that player cannot switch teams and play on a different team in the same division.
  • As long as a player’s name is listed on the team roster by Sunday November 5, 2023, the player can sign the roster at any time prior to play.


  • All teams must have matching uniforms with unique numbers.
  • All teams must also bring alternate matching jerseys (or pennies) of a different color.
  • If the jersey colors are similar, the home team (listed first on the schedule) is required to change.
  • Shin guards are mandatory.
  • Jewelry is not allowed, with the exception of flat bands covered by tape.
  • Soft visors and prescription glasses are allowed.


  • All athletic accessories, such as braces for the knee, ankle, wrist, arm, etc. must be comprised of soft, malleable fabric.
  • Any structural portions of a brace which are made of metal or hard plastics or similar material, must be padded and covered, or they may not be worn during play.


  • Teams must be ready to compete at the assigned field at the assigned time.
  • There will be a 5-minute grace period as timed by the referee.
  • To start a game, teams must have, at least, 7 players in a division that plays 11 v 11, or at least 5 players in a division that plays 7 v 7.
  • A team with fewer that the minimum number of players at the end of the grace period will forfeit the game.
  • The home team will provide the game ball.


  • All games will be two 40-minute halves with a 5-minute water-break at 20-minutes into  each half period. The 5-minute water-break doesn’t count as playing time.
  • Teams will be scheduled to play 4 games; one per day, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.  There will be no games on Wednesday.


  • Slide tackling is not allowed and will result in a free kick.
  • The goalkeeper may slide within the penalty area to stop the ball or secure the ball as long as the goalkeeper does not slide feet-first in a dangerous manner.
  • Charging the goalkeeper is not permitted at any time when the goalkeeper is within his own penalty area. The rule applies regardless of whether the goalkeeper has or does not have possession of the ball.
  • No bodily contact may be made with the goalkeeper if it can be avoided. Violation of this rule will be considered dangerous play.


  • For the 7 v 7 games with 2 referees assigned, offsides will be enforced.
  • For the 11 v 11 games with 3 referees assigned, offsides will be enforced.


  • The coaches of opposing teams may be on the same sideline during play.
  • Each coach must remain on their half of the field and cannot advance down the sideline on their half of the field more than ten yards from the center line.


            Unlimited substitutions are allowed at any stoppage in play.