Teeratep sign shirt from fan club after match TPL All Star won against Manchester United in 2013
|Full name||Teeratep Winothai|
|Date of birth||16 February 1985|
|Place of birth||Bangkok, Thailand|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Playing position||Forward / Winger|
|2001–2002||Bangkok Christian College|
|2006–2008||BEC Tero Sasana||65||(22)|
|2009–2010||→ Muangthong United (loan)||33||(8)|
|2010||→ BEC Tero Sasana (loan)||8||(3)|
|2011||BEC Tero Sasana||15||(9)|
|1998–2001||Thailand U 17||8||(0)|
|2001–2004||Thailand U 19||14||(11)|
|2001–2007||Thailand U 23||16||(9)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 October 2015.
Teeratep Winothai (Thai: ธีรเทพ วิโนทัย, born 16 February 1985, in Bangkok), nicknamed Leesaw (ลีซอ) is a Thai footballer playing as a striker or a winger for a Thai Premier League club Police United. He previously spent his youth career with England's Crystal Palace and Everton.
He studied at Brentwood School, a private school in Essex, UK. During this time he represented the Thai national team at schoolboy level as well as being on the books of London-based club Crystal Palace. His performances for his school helped them reach the final of the 2001 Independent Schools FA Cup, scoring 8 goals in 4 games along the way. He eventually moved to Everton for one year before returning to Thailand.
The young forward joined a Thai Premier League side BEC Tero Sasana in 2006 at age of 21 and played for the club until 2008 made totally 65 appearances scored 22 goals and was also awarded as 2008 Striker of the Year.
Later in the first season with the Belgian club, he was moved back to Thailand and played for Thai Premier League champions Muangthong United on a loan deal. Teerathep made 23 appearances and scored 4 goals before spending the rest of his loan spell with his former club, BEC Tero Sasana, in the same season and made 8 appearances with 3 goals.
Leesaw eventually rejoined BEC Tero Sasana, leading to 15 appearances and 3 goals from the injury suffer in 2010–2011 season.
Club career stats
|Club performance||League||Cup||League Cup||Continental||Total|
|Thailand||League||FA Cup||League Cup||Asia||Total|
|2006||BEC Tero Sasana||Thai Premier League||17||5||-||-||-||17||5|
|Belgium||League||Belgian Cup||League Cup||Europe||Total|
|2008–09||Lierse S.K.||EXQI League||6||3||2||0||-||-||8||3|
|Thailand||League||FA Cup||League Cup||Asia||Total|
|2009||Muangthong United F.C.||Thai Premier League||13||2||1||0||-||-||14||2|
|2010||BEC Tero Sasana||Thai Premier League||8||3||0||0||0||0||-||8||3|
|2012||Bangkok Glass||Thai Premier League||25||8||4||1||7||0||-||36||9|
Leesaw has been included in the national team setup since a very young age and is a very versatile player, playing either on the wing or as striker. Leesaw first came to the fore in the King's Cup in 2005 and has been a squad regular since, only being rested when called up to represent the nation in Olympic qualifying matches or in SEA Games.
He represented Thailand in the 1999 FIFA U-17 World Championship in New Zealand. In the final of the 2005 SEA Games match against Vietnam, he scored a hat-trick, and helped Thailand claim the gold medal for the 7th consecutive time.
Teeratep has been called up to new coach Peter Reid's first squad selection, to play in the T&T Cup 2008 hosted by Vietnam.
Teeratep was a member of the victorious T&T Cup 2008 winning squad.
On 13 July 2013, Teeratep scored the only goal in a game against English premier league club Manchester United FC in a friendly match as part of United's Tour 2013, he was playing for Thailand's Singha All Star XI team which compromises of selected Thai footballers.
|1.||24 December 2005||Phang Nga, Thailand||Latvia||1–1||Draw||2005 King's Cup|
|2.||26 March 2006||Chonburi, Thailand||Philippines||5–0||Win||Friendly|
|3.||26 March 2006||Chonburi, Thailand||Philippines||5–0||Win||Friendly|
|4.||8 October 2007||Bangkok, Thailand||Macau||6–1||Win||2010 FIFA World Cup Qualification|
|5.||6 February 2008||Saitama, Japan||Japan||4–1||Loss||2010 FIFA World Cup Qualification|
|6.||15 March 2008||Kunming, China||China PR||3–3||Draw||Friendly|
|7.||15 March 2008||Kunming, China||China PR||3–3||Draw||Friendly|
|8.||20 May 2008||Bangkok, Thailand||Nepal||7–0||Win||Friendly|
|9.||20 May 2008||Bangkok, Thailand||Nepal||7–0||Win||Friendly|
|10.||25 May 2008||Bangkok, Thailand||Iraq||2–1||Win||Friendly|
|11.||2 June 2008||Bangkok, Thailand||Bahrain||2–3||Loss||2010 FIFA World Cup Qualification|
|12.||20 December 2008||Bangkok, Thailand||Indonesia||2–1||Win||2008 AFF Suzuki Cup|
|13.||18 July 2009||Bangkok, Thailand||Pakistan||4–0||Win||Friendly|
|14.||8 November 2009||Bangkok, Thailand||Syria||1–1||Draw||Friendly|
|15.||8 September 2010||New Delhi, India||India||2–1||Win||Friendly|
|–||15 January 2012||Bangkok, Thailand||South Korea||1–3||Loss||2012 King's Cup (unofficial)|
|16.||26 January 2013||Chiangmai, Thailand||North Korea||2–2||Draw||2013 King's Cup|
|17.||5 March 2014||Bangkok, Thailand||Lebanon||2–5||Loss||2015 AFC Asian Cup qualification|
Thai All-Star XI goals
|1.||13 July 2013||Bangkok, Thailand||Manchester United||1–0||Won||Friendly|
|2.||24 July 2013||Bangkok, Thailand||Thailand U-23||3–3||Draw||Friendly|
Style of play
Teeratep is known for his pace and work rate. Teeratep originally played as a striker, but could also play as a left winger or a right winger.
- Thailand U-20
- Thailand U-23
- Sea Games 2001 Gold medal
- Sea Games 2003 Gold medal
- Sea Games 2005 Gold medal
- Sea Games 2007 Gold medal
- Striker of the Year 2008 with BEC Tero Sasana FC
- Thai Premier League Champions With Muang Thong United: 2009
- Thai FA Cup Runner-up With Bangkok Glass: 2013
Later his form is dropping and also his team, Police United, is relegated to Yamaha league 1. Someone invites him to play the thai-romantic drama, Lovesucks, in late 2014. He accepted the first movie ever and play in the leading role. This film set to released on 25 June 2015, only in SF cinema company in Thailand, released by Daughter Production inc.