2008–09 in Hong Kong Football

New-look Pegasus aiming to fly high again

League runners-up TSW Pegasus will play under the name of Sun Pegasus next season after securing a new sponsor and undergoing a team and management shake-up.

Friday, 20 July, 2012, 12:00am

Low-key pre-season start for Caroliners' new faces

South China, once the team to beat in domestic competitions, started their pre-season quietly yesterday after ending last term without silverware for the first time under convenor Steven Lo Kit-sing.

10 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Frugal season ahead for players at TSW Pegasus

TSW Pegasus, multi-title challengers who eventually finished first runners-up in the league, will be downsized next season following a change of club policy.

15 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Caroliners to see sweeping changes after poor season

Powerhouses South China are promising a big squad reshuffle next season after another disappointing campaign.

The Caroliners finished the season in third place after holding a lacklustre 2-2 draw against Citizen in their final match at Hong Kong Stadium yesterday and club convenor Steven Lo Kit-sing was keen to reveal his plans for the new season.

20 May 2012 - 12:00am

Pegasus cave in to South China's relentless attack

TSW Pegasus were dealt a devastating blow to their hopes of winning the BMA First Division after they were blasted 4-0 by South China at Hong Kong Stadium yesterday.

23 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Sun Hei 'will be right for Shield final'

Sunray Cave JC Sun Hei coach Ricardo Rambo promised a different game in the Canbo Senior Shield final after his team were thrashed 4-2 by South China in the BMA First Division at Mong Kok Stadium yesterday.

The two sides meet again in the February 18 final, with the winners going into the AFC Cup.

5 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Last-minute heartbreak for HK's new generation

Newcomer Godfred Karikari came close to bringing victory to a new generation Hong Kong team, but a late equaliser gave Guangdong a share of the spoils in a 2-2 draw in the first leg of the Interport Cup at Hong Kong Stadium last night.

29 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Make games more fun for spectators, pleads McKie

Newly appointed Hong Kong Football Association (HKFA) chief executive Gordon McKie believes more interactive engagement with fans, such as penalty-kick contests during intervals, can increase match attendances.

28 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Coach Liu unimpressed with draw

A late goal from Au Yeung Yiu-chung saved Hong Kong as they escaped with a 3-3 draw against the Philippines in the opening match of the Long Teng Cup in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, yesterday.

1 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Pegasus 'realistic title challengers'

TSW Pegasus believe they have the quality to challenge for all the domestic titles this season because of a much-improved defence.

8 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

We'll settle for a draw in Uzbekistan, says HK coach ahead of qualifier

Hong Kong would be happy with a draw when they take on home side Uzbekistan in the 2012 London Olympics Asian zone qualifying tournament in Tashkent today.

'It's always difficult in an away match,' said coach Liu Chun-fai, who left with the Under-23 squad for the Central Asian state on Wednesday to acclimatise.

19 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Cup finals prove perfect rehearsal

Hong Kong's best junior basketball players took part in the Bank of China (Hong Kong) 54th Festival of Sport President's Cup competition at Harbour Road Sports Centre last Saturday.

26 May 2011 - 12:00am

South China silent over future of striker Kezman

A question mark still hangs over the future of Mateja Kezman as South China declined to comment after he missed their 3-1 FA Cup semi-final victory over Sun Hei at Hong Kong Stadium yesterday.

16 May 2011 - 12:00am

South China's win reignites hopes

South China kept their diminishing championship hopes alive with a 3-2 win over sister club TSW Pegasus yesterday.

The victory at Yuen Long Stadium put them back at the top of the table with 40 points, two ahead of rivals Kitchee, but the latter still hold the advantage with two easy matches in the league's run-in.

23 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Pegasus humiliate Club 6-2

Second Division-bound Hong Kong Football Club suffered another humiliating defeat losing to visitors TSW Pegasus 6-2 in the BMA League last night. With five points and two matches left in the season, the Happy Valley side will not escape relegation. Tuen Mun, Sun Hei and Tai Chung must wait to the bitter end to see who will join Club.

9 Apr 2011 - 12:00am