Dale Tempest

Poacher to PR - Tempest still kicking up a storm

Having impressed local spectators as one of the most prolific goalscorers to star in the Hong Kong First Division, Dale Tempest has taken a new direction in the sport he loves more than anything else.

Sunday, 11 September, 2005, 12:00am

Tempest brings curtain down on a truly professional career

CLUBS with little identity; football played in front of a few hundred spectators; poor refereeing and a frequently haphazard administration. For the professional footballer who grew up pipe-dreaming of Old Trafford, Wembley or the Maracana, Hong Kong is as close to rock-bottom as they are likely to get.

16 Aug 1998 - 12:00am

Tempest's nine-year HK career comes to an end

Dale Tempest has brought the curtain down on his glittering Hong Kong football career after accepting a 'dream job' in England as public relations manager for his old club, Huddersfield Town.

The free-scoring former South China striker - one of the most popular foreign players ever to play in Hong Kong - started his new career with the English First Division outfit this week.

12 Aug 1998 - 12:00am

Caroliners rescue season with Viceroy Cup success

Relieved South China finally acquired their first silverware of the season with a convincing 3-0 win against league champions Instant-Dict in the final of the Viceroy Cup.

Two goals from Sheldon Thomas together with a strike from old warhorse Dale Tempest handed the Caroliners victory in Hong Kong's most prestigious cup competition.

27 Apr 1998 - 12:00am

Relief as Tempest slots late winner

An injury-time goal by South China forward Dale Tempest gave the Caroliners a precious 2-1 win over Golden in last night's Ericsson League encounter at Mongkok Stadium.

Tempest, who came on for forward Sheldon Thomas at the start of the second half, struck two minutes into injury time to spare the blushes for the Caroliners.

11 Mar 1998 - 12:00am

South China talking down their chances

DAMAGE limitation will be the name of the game when a weary South China take on Instant-Dict at the Hong Kong Stadium today.

Dogged by injuries and still struggling to find their best form, the Caroliners are likely to take a safety-first tactical approach into today's showdown.

8 Feb 1998 - 12:00am

Tempest urges teammates to show patience

Hong Kong forward Dale Tempest has urged his teammates to be patient in Sunday's Guangdong-Hong Kong Interport Cup first-leg match at the Hong Kong Stadium.

Tempest is in Hong Kong coach Sebastiao Pereira Araujo's 32-man squad, but only returned to training this week after Christmas and New Year holidays.

9 Jan 1998 - 12:00am

Organisers bring down veil of secrecy for Grampus Eight

A veil of secrecy will shroud Grampus Eight's stay in the territory next week when the Japanese J.League club meet South China in their second leg, quarter-final clash for the Asian Cup Winners' Cup at the Hong Kong Stadium.

17 Oct 1996 - 12:00am

Kitchee-Eastern end foreign domination

THE Kitchee-Eastern select broke the recent trend of domination by overseas clubs when they defeated Belgian side Anderlecht 3-2 to lift the Belgian Bank Cup at a scorching Hong Kong Stadium yesterday.

3 Jun 1995 - 12:00am

Frankwell's Midas touch

GOLDEN'S Alen Bajkusa staked his claim for a share of the $30,000 Marlboro First Division top-scorer award when he scored one goal in last night's run-of-the-mill clash with Frankwell at the MacPherson Stadium, Mongkok.

28 May 1995 - 12:00am

Tempest at the double for Eastern

EASTERN striker Dale Tempest shot to the top of the territory's goal-scoring charts with both goals in the 2-1 San Miguel FA Cup quarter-final defeat of Instant-Dict at Mongkok Stadium last night.

Tempest struck from the penalty spot in the third minute after Instant defender Sammy Wong Wai-tak handled the ball from Ricky Cheng Siu-chung's cross.

18 May 1995 - 12:00am

Footie action

AND you thought goal-mouth action was all about Bruce Grobelaar and the tabloids? Think again.

As our picture shows, Eastern stars Dale Tempest and Ian Hesford have decided to put the fun back into football by teaming up a with two-wheeled, low-slung centre back and an attractive young woman in a Santa suit.

27 Nov 1994 - 12:00am

Caroliners divided over Tempest bid

SOUTH China's top officials are split over whether to try to sign their former striker, Dale Tempest, for next season.

13 Apr 1994 - 12:00am

A wonderful day in paradise

SOUTH China 4 Sao Paulo 2.

No, the scoreline was not a misprint; and, for all the super cynics out there, no, Tuesday's exhibition match at the Hong Kong Stadium wasn't fixed, either.

It was just another memorable day for Hong Kong sport, with South China recording a stunning victory over the world club champions from Brazil.

10 Apr 1994 - 12:00am

Tempest hits three in rout

AN outstanding second-half display from Eastern striker Dale Tempest lifted his side to a 5-1 victory over Kitchee in a Hong Kong First Division match at Mongkok Stadium last night.

7 Jan 1994 - 12:00am