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Hong Kong 08

U-21s step into the breach after Mutual quit league

A new team made up of Hong Kong under-21 soccer squad players will take part in the first division in the new season following the withdrawal of newly promoted side Mutual.

Friday, 12 August, 2011, 12:00am

Poor start comes back to haunt Lai

Jacqueline Lai Jing-man left her best until last, finishing with a clear second round, but it was still not good enough to earn her a medal in the individual jumping contest as the curtain came down on the equestrian events at the Hong Kong Jockey Club-built Conghua venue yesterday.

25 Nov 2010 - 12:00am

HK seek 'miracle' to keep Olympic hopes alive

Hong Kong need something akin to a miracle to beat favourites Japan and keep their 2008 Olympic Games hopes alive when the two sides meet in an Asia zone group B qualifying match at Hong Kong Stadium tonight.

16 May 2007 - 12:00am

Injuries haunt Kitchee

Kitchee completed a meaningless 3-2 victory over Citizen in the final league match of the season at Mong Kok Stadium yesterday.

Kitchee ended level with South China on 42 points after 18 matches, but the title race had already been settled when the Caroliners defeated Lanwa Redbull 3-1 three days ago and captured the trophy with a better head-to-head record against Kitchee.

30 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Akosah on target for Kitchee

Julius Akosah found the net twice as Kitchee scored a 2-0 win over Hong Kong 08 and advanced to the semi-finals of the Lanwa International FA Cup at Mong Kok Stadium yesterday. In the other match Rangers scraped through to the last four with a 1-0 win over Football Club.

23 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

HK youngsters to lead Fed Cup challenge

Hong Kong face a daunting task in their bid to relive their glory days when they kick-off their Federation Cup Asia/Oceania group one campaign in Christchurch, New Zealand on April 18-21.

4 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Win was worth the wait for 08 fans

Records fell at Football Club Ground last night as Hong Kong 08 registered their first victory in the League in two seasons after the team was set up.

Thanks to a late goal from Chan Man-fai, 08 beat Hong Kong Football Club 2-1 in front of 24 fans who brought tickets to watch the match.

24 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Citizen arrest Club's amazing league run

Citizen ended Hong Kong Football Club's remarkable run in the Coolpoint Ventilation Hong Kong First Division when they won 1-0 at Sports Road last night.

Leung Chun-pong scored from the spot in the 14th minute after So Yiu-man was brought down by Club goalkeeper Ho Kwok-chuen as Citizen earned a surprise victory to overhaul Club in eighth place in the table.

16 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Coolpoint extend First Division sponsorship

Coolpoint Ventilation have extended their sponsorship of the Hong Kong First Division for another three years in a deal worth at least HK$1.5 million, sources said.

Coolpoint, title sponsors of the league for the past two seasons, offered some relief for the Hong Kong Football Association, which has seen a steady decline in match attendances.

25 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Ng's HK place at risk after FA spat

Defender chooses to play for Shenhua over national team in double-header

Ng Wai-chiu's international career is in jeopardy over an unusual club versus country wrangle.

Hong Kong coach Lai Sun-cheung has warned the talented defender he would lose his place in the SAR squad because of his refusal to play in the friendly against Singapore tonight.

12 Aug 2006 - 12:00am