FFA statement regarding World Cup Qualifier against Thailand

Football Federation Australia has today released the following statement in regards to next month's scheduled 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier against Thailand.

"Following the death of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand, Football Federation Australia (FFA) is currently awaiting official notification from FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) on the status of the Australia v Thailand 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier due to be played in Bangkok on 15 November," said an FFA spokesperson.

"FFA would like to offer its sincere condolences to the Thailand Royal Family, the Football Association of Thailand and the people of Thailand."