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  1. Sport - China - SOCCER

    Guangzhou Evergrande can defend their titles, says Lippi

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 11:38pm by Michael Church

    ... three years, and also last year in Asia. To become champions is much harder with each passing year." Guangzhou have bolstered their line-up with Alberto Gilardino, a member of Lippi's ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Hong Kong to field only domestic soccer players for Asian Games in South Korea

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 10:31pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... to the game," said Kim. There will be 24 teams in the Asian Games, featuring East Asia powers such as Japan, South Korea and China as well as Middle East strongholds including United Arab Emirates, Iran ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Hong Kong Stadium closure rules out visits by Liverpool and Arsenal

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 08:47am

    ... but it fell on deaf ears. The authorities were fearful of further problems and embarrassment after the pitch came under heavy fire during last summer’s Barclays Asia Trophy and the international ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    The price of beer piles on the pain for fans of Spain

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 02:43am by BRIAN YAP

    ... in their first game, come bottom of the beer index; their fans must shell out 60 per cent more for a beer than they do back home. Lee Quane, ECA International's regional director for Asia, has ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    HKFA says it is taking serious steps to clean up game, as AFC's 'integrity officials' plan is set in motion

    Posted May 26th 2014, 10:32pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Sutcliffe's remarks came after moves by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) yesterday to clean up the image of the game in Asia, which has been sullied by widespread match-fixing. The AFC has asked ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Steven Lo's departure 'won't affect South China'

    Posted May 14th 2014, 09:21pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... It is believed Wallace Cheung Kwong-yung, chairman of oil equipment and technology company AET (Asia), is a leading candidate. His company sponsored the Lunar New Year tournament this year and brought ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Call to delay Hong Kong Stadium closure to host Liverpool visit

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 10:24pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... at the Hong Kong Stadium after what happened during the Asia Trophy last summer, but it is also important for us to bring top-class soccer to Hong Kong HKFA chairman Brian Leung "Liverpool have ... during the Asia Trophy last summer, but it is also important for us to bring top-class soccer to Hong Kong and it's very difficult to secure a time slot for a team like Liverpool." ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Sir Alex Ferguson to auction HK$39 million wine collection in Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 05:17pm by Amy Nip and Reuters

    ... from 1999 signed "Best wishes, Alex Ferguson". It has a maximum estimated value of HK$850,000. Ferguson said he wanted to auction some of his collection in Hong Kong as "Asia ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - SOCCER

    Will Asia Trophy be back? Pitch woes put Hong Kong host at risk of losing out

    Posted Jul 29th 2013, 11:59am by CHAN KIN-WA, James Porteous

    ... pitch has seriously damaged their standing in the eyes of the league, and the Barclays Asia Trophy may be unlikely to return for some time, unless the quality of the pitch is greatly improved. Speaking to Hong Kong media, Scudamore insisted all week that the embarrassing state of the pitch and the relatively small stadium compared to other venues in Asia would have no bearing ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Premier League teams count cost of Asia tours

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 03:09pm by Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong The Premier League’s top teams swarmed to Asia chasing the region’s growing wealth and unquenchable thirst for English football, but they go home counting the fitness costs. At least two key players- Jan Vertonghen of Spurs and Matija Nastasic of Manchester City- suffered injuries during friendlies that could see them miss the start of the season, which ...




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