Sumrith 'Tiger' Thanakarnjanasuth, the Executive Director of Reading F.C., arrived in the Maldives on Thursday on the invitation of local football club New Radiant.
During his trip, Tiger will observe New Radiant's practice sessions and visit the National Football Stadium and Henveiru Stadium.
A meeting between Tiger and New Radiant's Chairman has also been scheduled for Thursday night, after which an information session will be held with reporters.
Reading F.C. last played in the English Premier League in the 2012/2013 season, and the team won 8th place in the 2006/2007 season.
In order to strengthen New Radiant, prominent players from both national and club level have been recruited.
The club also hired a foreign coach and recruited four foreign players, and a foreign trainer.