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Hong Kong FA chief Mark Sutcliffe wants Lunar New Year Cup gate boost

Fingers are crossed at the Hong Kong Football Association that fans will flock to the second and final day's play in the Lunar New Year Cup today and reach the magic number 6,000.

Wednesday, 13 February, 2013, 3:59am

Entire HKFA disciplinary committee resigns

All six members of the Hong Kong Football Association disciplinary committee resigned last night citing "differences between the committee and the [Hong Kong Football Association] board of directors [that] could not be resolved".

5 Feb 2013 - 4:15am

Left Field: Club supremos hold all the cards in running national squad

The Yala National Park, deep in the south of Sri Lanka where I'm on holiday, is a wonderful way to get up close and personal with nature. It is one of the largest wildlife sanctuaries in the island with the main attraction being leopards. I am unlucky.

13 Jan 2013 - 6:22am

Leung denies 'power struggle' after exits

Hong Kong Football Association chairman Brian Leung Hung-tak dismissed talks of internal crisis after the recent exit of two directors, including former police commissioner Tang King-shing.

8 Sep 2012 - 1:54am

Restructure could boost development of young players

By setting up four divisions in a straightforward ladder, could this be a prelude to professionalism and a portent that the Hong Kong Football Association has played a killer pass? Whether this move will produce the desired goals,  we will  have to wait and see.

31 Aug 2012 - 8:28am

Sutcliffe throws hat in ring for top HKFA position

The man responsible for the blueprint to pull Hong Kong soccer out of the doldrums - Project Phoenix - is the frontrunner to take over as the new chief executive of the Hong Kong Football Association.

6 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Soccer chiefs caught offside

Sometimes, it takes an outsider to expose the rotten core within our institutions. Darren Robinson might have done just that if his bitter words truly reflect the state of affairs at the top table of the Hong Kong Football Association.

20 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Directors 'should cover HK$2m deficit'

Directors of the Hong Kong Football Association have been asked to bail out the organisation by providing interest-free loans against a deficit of HK$2 million.

With the current financial year due to end in June, the association is already facing a cash-flow crisis.

9 Mar 2010 - 12:00am

Foreign Players allowed.

THE number of foreign players allowed to play in the territory will remain at five per club.

The senior sides last night unanimously voted that it was in the best interests of the game that five be the limit. There had been suggestions to make it six.

9 Jun 1993 - 12:00am