Cristiano Cordeiro

'End of journey' as Cordeiro plays last HK game

A long-time servant of Hong Kong soccer bids farewell to fans today as Sunray Cave Sun Hei defender Cristiano Cordeiro makes his last appearance at Mong Kok Stadium.

Sunday, 3 June, 2012, 12:00am

10-man Sun Hei spot on in Shield final

A spirited 10-man Sunray Cave Sun Hei upset South China in the Canbo Senior Shield final at Hong Kong Stadium last night, surviving a nervy penalty shoot-out after extra time failed to separate the sides who were deadlocked at 1-1 after 120 minutes.

19 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Skipper ruled out of Interport clash

Hong Kong captain Cristiano Cordeiro will miss the Interport Cup second leg against Guangdong tomorrow. The Sun Hei centre-half, who played 90 minutes in the first leg, suffered a stomach upset after returning from Guangzhou yesterday.

3 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

Brazilian striker to start on bench

Convoy Sun Hei will be missing striker Fabio de Souza from their starting line-up when they face Al Wihdat of Jordan in the opening leg of the AFC Cup quarter-finals at Mong Kok Stadium tonight. Coach Khoo Luam Kuen said the Brazilian forward would start on the bench due to a lack of match fitness after a leg injury. Each side are allowed three foreign players.

18 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Unlucky Sun Hei held to goalless draw

Convoy Sun Hei were held to a goalless draw by newly promoted side Workable in a Coolpoint Ventilation First Division match at Mong Kok Stadium last night. Despite dominating most of the match, Sun Hei who defeated Eastern 2-0 in their opening match last week, lacked a clinical finish to score a second victory in a row.

15 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Hong Kong make coach proud with gutsy loss

Hong Kong made their departing coach proud and forced favourites North Korea to battle every inch of the way for a 1-0 win in the East Asian Championship preliminary round final at Macau Stadium yesterday.

25 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Sun Hei bring in Brazilian to prevent a South China treble

High-flying South China face a daunting hurdle in their quest to complete a domestic treble when they meet defending champions Xiangxue Sun Hei in the Lanwa International FA Cup quarter-final today.

5 May 2007 - 12:00am

Macau in frame to join HK league

Macau have emerged as candidates to join the local First Division next season as the Hong Kong Football Association works overtime to put together a 10-team league.

20 May 2006 - 12:00am

HK too costly for Hartwig

Andre Hartwig, Xiangxue Sun Hei's goal hero yesterday, is unlikely to return next season. The Brazilian, who shared the FA Cup best defender award with teammate Cristiano Cordeiro, cited Hong Kong's high cost of living as the main reason for his departure.

17 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Sun Hei rocked by Cordeiro injury

Xiangxue Sun Hei will attempt to put their domestic troubles behind them as they prepare for one of the most important matches in the club's history tonight.

Sun Hei, winners of four trophies last season, are in Beirut where they will take on Lebanese league champions Nejmeh Club in an AFC Cup semi-final first-leg. The second leg is back in Hong Kong on October 12.

28 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Cordeiro considers opting for HK

The Hong Kong team will be given be a strong boost in the new season with the addition of Cristiano Cordeiro, the newly crowned Footballer of the Year.

Having spent the past seven years in Hong Kong, the Brazilian is now eligible to register with the Hong Kong Football Association as a local player and play for Hong Kong, if selected.

20 Aug 2005 - 12:00am


Raymond Chow Man-leung is basking in the glory after the club he founded six years ago, Sun Hei, made a clean sweep of all four major domestic titles this season - Senior Shield, League Cup, First Division League and FA Cup.

'It should be five, in fact, if we also include the seven-a-side title which we won at the beginning of season,' the club's president said.

29 May 2005 - 12:00am

Citizen feel robbed as ref 'shows favour' to champs Sun Hei

First Division newcomers Citizen were cruelly denied a point against defending champions Sun Hei, losing 2-1 to a late and hotly contested goal and a refereeing performance that to the impartial observer, and many of the crowd, seemed as fair and balanced as the McCarthy witch hunt.

18 Oct 2004 - 12:00am

Record-equalling Lee keen to pass on his knowledge

Winger Lee Kin-wo has played in so many Guangdong-Hong Kong Cups he cannot even remember his debut year. 'With our annual matches against Shanghai and Macau we had three Interport competitions every year, so it would be hard for an old guy like me to remember all the specific details,' jokes the 35-year-old South China star.

29 Dec 2002 - 12:00am

Lau left to bemoan luck as Caroliners complete cup treble

South China completed a treble of domestic cup triumphs as Sun Hei suffered more heartache during yesterday's FA Cup final, which the Caroliners won 1-0 at Hong Kong Stadium.

15 Apr 2002 - 12:00am