Check out our picks for this week’s SEA Best XI of the Week:
Name: Pairote Eiam-mak
Club: Chiangmai FC
Pairote must have at least pulled off half a dozen world-class saves against Sukhothai FC, helping Chiangmai FC beat his former club 2-1. The ex-Muangthong United trainee is one of the many new arrivals at Chiangmai FC and credit to him for showing his ability straight away by earning the Lanna Tigers their second away win of the season.
Name: Matthew Davies
Club: Pahang FA
Playing at right back, Matthew came out with quality defending when his side Pahang FA beat PKNS FC 3-2 at the Darul Makmur Stadium.
Name: Janclesio Almeida
Club: Viettel FC
In the very first match with his new team, Janclesio showed his strength and quality at the center-back position to help Viettel beat league leaders Ho Chi Minh City 1-0.
Name: Michael Siroshtein
Club: Suphanburi FC
Israel defender Michael Seroshtan joined Suphanburi FC only a few weeks ago but he has already managed to show outstanding defensive organization skills. He played a crucial role in the War Elephant's away draw against the mighty Buriram United, and almost got the scoresheet himself when his half-volley rattled the crossbar.
Name: Haris Tuharea
Club: PSS Sleman
The young midfielder scored a brace when the Super Elja met Kalteng Putra in Week 7. Both promoted clubs had a re-match of last season semi-final in the second tier, which was once again won by Sleman.
Name: Geoffrey Kizito
Club: Saigon FC
In their recent match against Than Quang Ninh, Saigon FC had no options in the striker position. As a result, coach Thanh Cong chose Kizito to play as the striker and he had became the hero of the team with a brace.
Name: Partiban Janasekaran
Club: Perak FA
Many of his movements helped create chances for Perak in their 3-2 win over Selangor. He was able to beat the defense and cleverly read the opportunities for his teammates.
Name: Ciro Alves
Currently the league's top scorer with 5 goals, Ciro score an important goal when TIRA tied with Bhayangkara in Week 7. He also struck a goal into Semen Padang's net in a postponed match of Week 4.
Name: Patrick Reichelt
Club: Melaka United
He become a hero for Melaka when he scored the winning goal to secure the side a top-five spot in the Super League.
Name: Amido Balde
Club: Persebaya Surabaya
Balde scored a hattrick against Persib Bandung in Week 7 and continued the positive performances of Persebaya.
Name: Heberty Fernandes
Club: Muangthong United
The goal-post may have denied Heberty's fine freekick in the 70th minute but nothing could get in the way when he blasted a thunderous long-range shot past the flying Michael Falkesgaard in the first minute of extra time. Clashes between Muangthong United and Bangkok United tend to be a tight tactical battle but Heberty won it for his side thanks to his pure individual brilliance. His goal extended the Kirin's unbeaten home record versus the Angels across all competitions to three games.