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  1. Sport - Soccer - RATIONAL REF

    Ignore the naysayers and give Project Phoenix a chance

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 08:25pm by William Lai

    ... it for motivation to challenge against the biggest odds, to the winners who need it for further incentive to improve themselves and better their own achievements. Hong Kong soccer needs hope and Project ...

  2. Sport - Soccer - RATIONAL REF

    Men in black well placed to choose the best

    Posted Jan 23rd 2014, 10:12pm by William Lai

    ... their faults. Simply look at any number of Oscar winners, Nobel Peace Prize laureates and Hong Kong chief executives. For this year's Fifa Ballon d'Or, Cristiano Ronaldo picked up the gong ... be justified as the winner in a number of ways, which means there is something inherently suspect with the voting process. It is obvious players and managers cannot be entrusted with the responsibility ...

  3. Sport - Soccer - RATIONAL REF

    Character of Howard Webb shines through when it counts

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 09:35pm by William Lai

    ... Everton captain Phil Neville blasted Liverpool's Luis Suarez for diving before they met in their Merseyside derby, he himself ended up being booked for the same offence. At the end ...

  4. Sport - Soccer - RATIONAL REF

    Players talk too much

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 12:00am by William Lai

    ... is not questioned. Wayne Rooney is a typical example of someone who challenges decisions and who hasn't learned how to stop. Last week's Manchester derby saw a riled Rooney continually challenging ... captains and coaches continuing to question and argue with match officials? Even Ryan Giggs, who was an assistant coach at the Manchester derby, vented his frustrations at fourth official Michael ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - RATIONAL REF

    In search of the 'spirit' of the game of soccer

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 12:00am by William Lai

    ... the winner, he proposes to 'join forces' with another player- sharing money, property, and victory. Though this joining has no rules set against it, this is against the spirit of the game, ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - RATIONAL REF

    Observations on Fifa's Confederations Cup

    Posted Jul 05th 2013, 12:00am by William Lai

    ... it went into a penalty shootout. The two team captains, Gianluigi Buffon and Iker Casillas, are both experienced goalkeepers and are both World Cup winners. Casillas won the coin toss ... winners never go on to win the next World Cup. Will Brazil- three-time consecutive Cup winners- be able to break this duck on home soil next year? Agree or disagree? Contact Rational Ref ...

  7. Sport - Soccer - RATIONAL REF

    Offside decisions are tough calls for linesmen

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by William Lai

    ... offside decisions last week and credit the linesman for his praiseworthy perpendicular performance. In last weekend's north London derby two quick-fire goals from Tottenham Hotspur's win ...

  8. Sport - Hong Kong - RATIONAL REF

    Powder keg matches lead to hot heads on the pitch

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by William Lai

    ... teams will be vying for places in the end-of-season Super Cup, which pits the winners of the Senior Shield (Wofoo Tai Po) and FA Cup (to be determined) with the two best runners up ...

  9. Sport - Soccer - RATIONAL REF

    Racism is just one form of vile abuse

    Posted Oct 26th 2012, 12:00am by William Lai

    ... on the beautiful game, with the latest powderkeg at the Under 21 European Championships qualifying round between Serbia against England. In last weekend's Sunderland-Newcastle derby, police were ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - RATIONAL REF

    Revitalised knockout competitions could take Hong Kong soccer to the next level

    Posted Feb 01st 2013, 12:00am by William Lai

    ... Wofoo Tai Po and Citizen went all the way, through extra time, to penalty shootouts with Tai Po victorious. However, the Senior Shield lost its lustre this season because the winners no longer qualify automatically for the AFC Cup, the Asian Football Confederation's version of the Europa Cup. The winning team now enter the newly devised Super Cup, which pits the winners ...




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