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  1. Eight foreigners brought in to beef up HK League XI

    Posted Jan 16th 2004, 12:00am by Tim Maitland

    ... qualifiers, which begin next month. HONG KONG LEAGUE XI (Cantonese unless stated) Goalkeepers: Fan Chun-yip (27 years old, Happy Valley), Domingos Chan (33, Macau, Sun Hei). Defenders: Chan Wai-ho ... Tim Maitland The Hong Kong Football Association has produced, as promised, a Cantonese-dominated squad to take part in next week's Carlsberg Cup, but only just. Despite an appeal ...

  2. Norway's Cup delight

    Posted Jan 29th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Norway captain Havard Flo hoists the trophy after winning the final of the Carlsberg Cup Lunar New Year soccer tournament at Hong Kong Stadium last Sunday. Norway beat Honduras 3-1, while Sweden overpowered a Hong Kong League XI 3-0 in the third-place match. ...

  3. Starstruck Hong Kong need to just do it

    Posted Jan 24th 2004, 12:00am by Tim Maitland

    ... Tim Maitland 'They get nervous and don't play their usual game,' says Lai After the most positive few months for Hong Kong football, the Lunar New Year tournament was the big chance to showcase the improvements and promise shown by the national team on foreign fields. The Cantonese-dominated League XI may have lost the game but they did just enough to impress ...

  4. HK take place in the big league

    Posted Jul 16th 2004, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... of their development they need to do well in every match. And we won't be taking it easy against Hong Kong,' promised Whatmore, who coached Sri Lanka to victory in the 1996 World Cup. Probable XI ... Alvin Sallay in Colombo 'We are certainly the minnows. But we will try to be competitive,' says Sharma The moment of truth has arrived. Hong Kong will take their bow on the world ...

  5. Splashing around

    Posted Jan 20th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong players trained for the Carlsberg Cup in soaking wet conditions on Sunday at Mong Kok. Sweden have been pitted against Norway in a Scandinavian 'derby', while Honduras take on the Hong Kong League XI in the 2004 Carlsberg Cup, the annual Lunar New Year football tournament at Hong Kong stadium which opens on Thursday. Tickets are on sale, from $80 to $350. ...

  6. Hong Kong so close to famous win

    Posted Apr 05th 2004, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay 'We should have done it,' says Sharma after they miss victory target by 10 runs Hong Kong almost sent the whole of Chennai into mourning when they came within a whisker of pulling off a sensational win over India's Ranji Trophy finalists, Tamil Nadu, at the Hong Kong Cricket Club yesterday. The streets of crowded Chennai, Tamil Nadu's state ...

  7. Team bosses are killing young talent, says Lai

    Posted Jan 25th 2004, 12:00am by Tim Maitland

    ... Tim Maitland League XI coach Kenny Lai Sun-cheung accused Hong Kong club bosses of stifling local talent as he announced he will give some of the SAR's young blood a chance to impress ... a backlash from the Swedes. 'I think you'll see a much better Swedish team.' HONG KONG LEAGUE XI Probable starters. Goalkeeper: Domingos Chan (33 years old, Macau, Sun Hei) Defenders: ...

  8. Lunar event a test for local players

    Posted Jan 19th 2004, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... Jonathan Powell In contrast to previous years, local players are expected to fill the majority of places in the Hong Kong League XI team for the 2004 Carlsberg Cup. The annual Lunar New ... will benefit from the natural ability of Brazilian striker Marcio Anacleto. The Hong Kong League XI have enjoyed relative success at the Carlsberg Cup which was launched in 1986. In 1988 they beat AGF ...

  9. Travelling man Ito keen to play his part

    Posted Jan 17th 2004, 12:00am by Tim Maitland

    ... Tim Maitland Hong Kong's first Japanese professional footballer, Dan Ito, looked somewhat bemused as he joined the seven other foreign legionnaires as the League XI started preparing for the Carlsberg Cup. The much-travelled 28-year-old Kitchee midfielder is in his first season in Hong Kong, the latest stop in his personal travelogue that began after he was released by J-League side ...

  10. Hong Kong on verge of victory

    Posted Oct 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Hong Kong moved within sight of a morale-boosting victory in their opening match of the ACC Fast Track Countries Tournament when they were well placed at the end of the second ... final day will be an interesting one. Hong Kong skipper Tim Smart will aim to bat a few more overs this morning, allow Sharma to score his second successive ton and then try and bowl ...




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