Football Club

Pay us or we quit, district clubs urge the government

Tsang Tak-sing

Senior Shield champions Wofoo Tai Po and Southern have threatened to withdraw from the First Division next season if the government fails to meet their request for increasing financial support, while a third district team, Tuen Mun, are seriously considering whether to stay in the top flight.

Monday, 4 March, 2013, 3:12am

Europe soccer friendlies under fire

Several high-profile European friendlies are set for today but "friendly" would not be the term to be used with how they have been viewed by hard-pressed club managers.

14 Nov 2012 - 1:12am

Crowning glory for Kitchee's dream season

A dream for almost half a century became reality when Kitchee clinched the BMA First Division title last night.

A 7-2 victory over Football Club in Happy Valley completed their successful season with 44 points, which was sufficient for them to win their first league championship in 47 years. The last time they took the title was in 1964.

7 May 2011 - 12:00am

Kitchee close in on title with win over Tuen Mun

Kitchee moved a step closer to their first league championship title in 47 years after a convincing 3-0 victory over Tuen Mun at Tseung Kwan O Sports Ground yesterday.

Kitchee returned to the top of the table, a point ahead of four-time defending champions South China.

18 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Valley hit back to clinch the treble after thriller

Tradition Valley were deservingly crowned champions as they came from behind - trailing for the first time this season - to defeat CBRE Hong Kong Football Club 31-25 in an enthralling Grand Championship final at King's Park last night.

15 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Only Football Club stand between Valley and perfection

Tradition Valley are 80 minutes away from completing a fairytale season. Standing in their way of a 'treble' is CBRE Hong Kong Football Club who will be hoping to stop their runaway rivals in tonight's Grand Championship First Division final.

14 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Valley ease to league title

The grass was green for Tradition Valley at their beloved home. Playing for the first time this league season on home soil, Valley out-smarted and out-played CBRE Hong Kong Football Club 31-16 to claim the First Division league title last night.

18 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

HKCC prove to be Club's bogey side again

Everyone else in the First Division may be at a loss, but Synovate HKCC seem to have CBRE Club figured out as they beat them for the second successive time at Aberdeen Stadium yesterday - and this time the result will stand.

27 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Club desperate for revenge against old rivals HKCC

The day of redemption has dawned for First Division league champions-in-waiting CBRE Club, who travel to Aderdeen Stadium for a lip-smacking clash with Synovate HKCC.

26 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Club score vital win to move closer to league title

The fat lady is singing down at Sports Road and CBRE Club love the lyrics, which go something like 'We are the Champions'.

Only a massive turnaround in fortunes can deny Football Club from being crowned First Division league champions. Last night they moved one step closer to uncorking the champagne when they defeated arch-rivals Crown Valley 26-19.

20 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

It's do or die as Valley tackle runaway leaders

It's still early in the season - the halfway stage is yet a few weeks away - but Crown Valley face a 'must-win' game when they come up against runaway leaders CBRE Club at Sports Road this evening (6pm).

10 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Undermanned Club hammered

Lanwa Redbull thrashed 10-man Football Club 6-0 in a First Division league match yesterday. The score came as little surprise after Club, who already had no hope of staying in the top flight next season, travelled with only 11 men to Dongguan for the tough away match.

14 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Randall terrorises HKCC attack

'We had to shut their backs out ... the forwards played superbly,' says skipper Cameron

He is the smallest man among CBRE Club's pack of giant forwards. But Andy Randall was walking tall after playing his heart out and spearheading Club's defence as they completely shut out Synovate HKCC in a bruising encounter at Aberdeen Stadium yesterday.

12 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Club forwards make Valley look vulnerable

'They defended superbly,' says coach McIntosh

Forget the mooncakes and the mid-autumn festival. The real indication that summer is truly over was heard in the testosterone-filled air at Happy Valley yesterday as Hong Kong's traditional rugby rivals Football Club and Valley grimly fought it out for the right to earn a direct passage to the season-opening ADICS tournament.

21 Sep 2003 - 12:00am

Reede's flair bodes well for Hong Kong

MATT Reede once again showed why he will soon become one of Hong Kong rugby's most valuable assets when he scored the only try in Football Club's 17-6 win over arch-rivals Boddingtons Valley at Sports Road yesterday.

16 Jan 2000 - 12:00am