The second edition of the Leo Pre-Season Cup will offer a total prize money of THB 2 million (USD 62,000) with THB 1 million (USD 31,000) to the winning team.
The tournament will be held on 9-14 January.
The Leo Pre-Season Cup will feature six teams from Thai League 1 – SCG Muangthong United, Chiangrai United, Bangkok Glass, Pattaya United, Port, and Nakhon Ratchasima Mazda.
And two teams from Thai League 2 – Chiang Mai and newly promoted League 3 side Khon Kaen.
“We have increased the number of teams from six in 2016 to eight this year to make the competition more exciting for the fans. All these selected teams are sponsored by our company and we believe the event will serve as a good preparation for all teams for the upcoming Thai league season,” said Worawut Bhirombhakdi, deputy managing director of Boon Rawd Trading.