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  1. FA to change ratio of expat players

    Posted Jul 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa The Hong Kong Football Association is poised to abolish the four-to-three ratio of overseas-to-mainland players in the quota for expatriates next season. A maximum of seven expatriates will still be allowed per team for a match, the same number as last season, but there will be no limit on whether they are from China or other parts of the world. In the past, the FA ...

  2. Young Aussie Evans to bolster Kitchee defence

    Posted Jul 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... arrival will help stabilise our defence as he can also play left or right back.' Evans' identity as an Asian expatriate will help Kitchee in the AFC Cup, allowing them to devote their overseas player quota to their Spanish legion. Participants in the regional cup tournament are allowed three overseas players plus one Asian expatriate. The champions have also signed 25-year-old ...

  3. HK clubs may field extra foreign player

    Posted Apr 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong First Division clubs will be allowed one extra foreign player from the Asian region when the new season begins in September. The current rule allows clubs to register up to seven foreign players, but only four can be on the pitch at the same time. 'The new rule means there can be five expatriates at the same time if the fifth one is from the Asian ...

  4. Caroliners target Kitchee ace

    Posted Nov 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Kitchee's Hong Kong international, Lo Kwan-yee, is believed to be top of South China's wish list as the champions prepare for another assault on the AFC Cup. Team convenor Steven Lo Kit-sing yesterday declined to name Lo (pictured) as his prime target but admitted he wanted to sign at least one local player. South China are also looking for new expatriates ...

  5. HK Sapling score first goal but fail to end losing streak

    Posted Oct 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong Sapling scored their first goal in the top flight, but still fell to their fourth consecutive defeat in their debut season. The team, which comprises mainly Hong Kong under-21 members and a few expatriates, lost 3-1 to Citizen at Kowloon Bay Park last night. Isus Ramos put the new team ahead in the first half through a penalty kick before Citizen, now on top ...

  6. Leandro joins Caroliners on loan

    Posted Jul 09th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kit-sing said he would confirm a third expatriate, a midfielder, in the next few days. Brazilian centre-half Luiz Carlos joined the Caroliners from Portuguese side Leiria earlier this week. ...

  7. Sun Hei desperate for silverware

    Posted Jul 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong First Division side Convoy Sun Hei have set aside a budget of HK$8 million following a disappointing season when they failed to win any silverware. Coach Khoo Luam Kuen was replaced by his assistant Yan Lik-kin, while they have kept all their local players and three expatriates, including Carlos Dos Santos, Roberto Affonso Junior and Giovane da Silva. ...

  8. Rangers axe 'under-performers'

    Posted Nov 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Two expatriate players paid the price for Bulova Rangers' 9-1 loss to South China on Friday when they were sacked by the club yesterday. Fullback Bishop Owusu and forward Jacques Taninche were both shown the door for their poor performance against the Caroliners, while Yaw Anane and Jean Kilama were given stern warnings. Coach Tim Bredbury (pictured), back ...

  9. Brazilian striker to start on bench

    Posted Sep 18th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The home side will be fielding two expatriates- defender Joao Miguel and forward Giovane da Silva. Captain Cristiano Cordeiro is a local player after securing a Hong Kong passport last year. ...

  10. AFL academy 'an historic development'

    Posted Jun 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Mathew Scott Australian Rules football skirts the outer fringes of Chinese society, played only by expatriate communities in major cities such as Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai and Macau and viewed with some measure of bewilderment by the uninitiated. But an ambitious plan by the sport's governing body hopes to change all that. From July 9, the Australian Football League (AFL) ...




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