Eight Thai Soccer Boys Rescued Out Of Cave - Five Remain Trapped Including Team Coach

Eight Thai Soccer Boys Rescued Out Of Cave - Five Remain Trapped Including Team Coach

Group of 12 boys, aged 11 to 16, and their football coach had been trapped since 23 June.

Experts says operation could be 'one of the greatest rescues in history'.

The first four who were rescued on Sunday said to be in "good health".

Officials confirm eight boys have been freed from the cave in Thailand.

The head of the cave rescue mission says the health of the remaining five inside the cave is "still good".

A Thai army commander has asked for three more days to complete the rescue mission.

"I ask for three for days and all the Wild Boar team will come out," he says.

A Thai army deputy commander says today's operation went "smoothly" but warns the next phase "will depend on all conditions".

The cave operation has ended for the day, according to reports.

Credit: sky news

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