• Wednesday
  • October 1, 2014
  • Last updated: 8:27am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 5715 for english premier league

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Alvin Sallay

    Posted Feb 17th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Ask the salesmen at the English Premier League who last week announced that come the 2010-11 season they intend to add a round of overseas fixtures. The reason for this proposal: income from ... Broadband channel Now TV paid the highest figure from an overseas television station to get exclusive rights for the Premier League. It is estimated they paid US$200 million to secure the foreign ...

  2. English football pulls in 5,000 new subscribers to Now TV

    Posted Dec 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung PCCW Now Broadband TV attracted more than 5,000 new subscribers in the month since winning the rights to broadcast English Premier League football matches for three seasons starting in August next year, according to an executive. PCCW, which on November 15 announced that it had won the English Premier League rights from rival i-Cable Communications' Cable TV, ...

  3. Fan queries double standards

    Posted May 10th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Is it a case of double standards with Fifa and the AFC calling for Manchester United to stay away from Asia while allowing another giant of English football- Liverpool- to play in Hong Kong during the same period as the Asian Cup? Liverpool, Fulham and Portsmouth will play in Hong Kong in the English Premier League-backed Asia Trophy on July 24-27. 'Why ...

  4. Fans can't help falling in love with EPL giants

    Posted Jul 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... English Premier League power Chelsea did was cause for great cheer. 'But there are more than a few fans of Villa here as well,' said Hong Kong native Ronald Kwok, who proudly wore ... to Scudamore, those days are gone, at least as far as the EPL is concerned. 'I can only talk for Premier League organised tours,' he said. 'I know some European clubs have done tours ...

  5. I-Cable pledges to keep Euro leagues

    Posted Aug 09th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... television operation. Pay-television operating profit fell 17 per cent to $195 million, due mainly to a more expensive English Premier League contract which expires in June 2007. 'We expect ... yesterday. Programming costs in the first half rose 15 per cent to $421 million, due mainly to the increasing league cost. Compared with the second half of last year when the new Premier League ...

  6. PCCW wins Manchester United deal

    Posted Jul 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez PCCW has secured a three-year deal for the exclusive rights to all television, internet and mobile phone-based programmes of English Premier League soccer giant Manchester United, for an undisclosed amount. The partnership will start with 24-hour coverage on PCCW's Now TV Channel 640 on July 15. 'This partnership is a benchmark by which [the club's] ...

  7. The Human League Live in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... The English electro pop band (left) in concert. Oct 13, 8pm, Kitec, 1 Trademart Drive, Kowloon Bay, HK$480-HK$680 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2989 9239 ...

  8. listening+

    Posted Nov 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 2 Which TV operator recently won the rights to broadcast the English Premier League for the next three seasons? a. ATV b. TVB c. Cable TV d. Now TV Question 3 What do soccer fans in general think about the latest shift in the broadcasting rights for the English Premier League? a. happy b. unhappy c. angry d. confused Question 4 Why are they reluctant to subscribe to the new broadcaster ...

  9. Liverpool visit on the cards

    Posted Mar 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa The Hong Kong Football Association yesterday confirmed it was negotiating with English Premier League side Liverpool for the Reds to appear in an exhibition match in the city this summer. 'A group headed by former Liverpool captain Steve McMahon came here last month and we are still working out all the details,' said HKFA general secretary Lam Shing-kui. 'If ...

  10. For soccer to grow, people must have a stake in it

    Posted Oct 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the Premier League's rise to become the most exciting and successful soccer league in the world. Hopefully Davies will be aware that the true success of a soccer league- or of any sporting ... a former executive director of the English Football Association, to spearhead reform. With a reputation of resistance to change and having allowed the local game to decay, it is heartening to see ...




SCMP.com Account