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  1. Sport - Soccer - ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

    Louis van Gaal can revive Manchester United, say former Dutch stars

    Posted May 24th 2014, 11:16pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... of Louis van Gaal, Edgar Davids and Aron Winter, are in no doubt that the Dutch master will help revive the fortunes of Manchester United and help return them back to the top of the English Premier League next season. "He [Van Gaal] is a proven winner and a very good coach and I'm a 100 per cent certain he will do well with Manchester United," Winter said. "He is a great ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - LEFT FIELD ALVIN SALLAY

    Left Field: Empty stadium seats don't help

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 08:28pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... not draw the same reaction as Manchester United did last year when 39,000 fans flocked to see the Red Devils play Kitchee. PSG does not have the pulling power that Manchester United has. Knowing this, why did organisers set ticket prices at just HK$200 less than the most expensive ones for the Manchester United game? One person who didn't need hindsight to forecast a meagre crowd ...

  3. 'World Series' plots annual summer fiesta

    Posted Sep 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Organisers seek government backing The Manchester Uniteds and Real Madrids of this world will become regular visitors to Hong Kong if a proposed 'Football World Series ... Manchester United, Real Madrid and Rangers. 'Our series has a proven track record in Europe and the Middle East,' said Football World Series chairman Stuart Webb. 'The big teams ...

  4. Sport - Rugby

    Slow going at old Kai Tak keeps World Cup dream grounded

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 04:44pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Premier League, was followed closely by Manchester United’s visit for an exhibition game. The pitch failed to hold up and Hong Kong was held in ridicule. With the IRB insisting that the World ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - LEFT FIELD ALVIN SALLAY

    Left Field: Hong Kong must build 'national style' for footballers

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:24pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... which is basically an attacking formation commonly used by clubs like Barcelona and Chelsea, and the preferred style of play of Manchester United-bound Dutch coach Louis van Gaal. Of course, you ...

  6. Government's plan for 'Mega' events should be cut down to size

    Posted Apr 19th 2009, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... for established sports. Perhaps the Hong Kong Football Association should start planning tours by the Manchester Uniteds and Real Madrids of this world. Yim Yau-wun, a reader, wrote in saying the HK$100 ... bubble. Bringing Ronaldo, Rooney and Manchester United to town will certainly boost Hong Kong's profile, but in no way will it help develop the sorry state of local football. Likewise, any ...

  7. Alvin Sallay

    Posted Sep 27th 2009, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... betting on local soccer. If punters can bet on Manchester United beating Man City- even though it took six extra minutes and a referee without a stopwatch- then why cannot they bet on South China ... mean Kitchee is not community-minded. The club does a lot of community-based projects- they have raised more than HK$7 million for the Hong Kong United Christian Hospital since 2004- ...

  8. I'm living my dream, says Adu

    Posted Jul 27th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... for one of the big clubs in the world. 'I hope one day to play for the likes of Manchester United, Chelsea or Real Madrid. I know if I do well at the Olympics, it will make people sit up ... away with the title as the world's fastest man at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta. He never dreamed one day he might live in the United States, or even crazier, represent that country ...



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