Julius Akosah

Title-hungry Kitchee return to the top after bouncing back to beat Sun Hei

Kitchee kicked off the Year of the Dragon in convincing fashion when they came from behind to beat fellow title challengers Sunray Cave Sun Hei 2-1 in the BMA First Division at Mong Kok Stadium yesterday.

Monday, 30 January, 2012, 12:00am

Eastern hope for return of glory days

Eastern hope history will repeat itself when they take on Kitchee in the Choi Fung Hong Senior Shield final at Hong Kong Stadium today - 51 years after the two sides met in the final of the same competition.

Eastern emerged 2-1 winners in the 1956 Shield final, but things couldn't be more different for the two sides as they prepare to clash more than half a century later.

23 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Valley pin hopes on samba touch as they look to save campaign

Happy Valley will be going all out to salvage an otherwise disastrous season when they meet Rangers in the semi-finals of the Lanwa International FA Cup at Mong Kok Stadium today. The FA Cup presents the last chance of silverware this campaign for Valley, last season's First Division league champions.

13 May 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

Kitchee get League Cup defence off to solid start

Two goals from Julius Akosah gave holders Kitchee a perfect start to the defence of their League Cup crown as they defeated Hong Kong 08 2-0 in the group last night.

12 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Much riding on reinvigorated South China

Optimism runs high as rebirth of the cash-happy Caroliners heralds new-look HK league's big kick-off

Bigger, richer and full of new faces, Hong Kong's domestic league prepares to kick off today with most of the buzz surrounding the reinvigoration of flagship club South China.

2 Sep 2006 - 12:00am

Sun Hei on brink of advancing

Hong Kong's Xiangxue Sun Hei will be seeking victory in tonight's AFC Cup final group match in Singapore to make sure of reaching the knockout stage of the tournament.

Sun Hei take on Singapore's Home United at the Bishan Stadium, and must win to pip Malaysia's Perlis and advance to the next stage.

16 May 2006 - 12:00am

Akosah hat-trick boosts Sun Hei

Sun Hei made the most of their second chance yesterday as a second-half hat-trick by Nigerian hitman Julius Akosah helped them to a 5-2 demolition of Maldives' New Radiant in group E of the AFC Cup at Mongkok Stadium.

4 May 2006 - 12:00am

Valley hope to keep Sun Hei in shade

League champions Happy Valley will be looking to continue their recent domination of arch-rivals Xiangxue Sun Hei in today's Senior Shield semi-finals at Hong Kong Stadium.

12 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Akosah the hero as Sun Hei stun hosts

Xiangxue Sun Hei striker Julius Akosah broke a 10-week goal drought as he scored both goals in his team's surprising 2-0 victory over New Radiant of the Maldives in an AFC Cup preliminary group match in Male last night.

8 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Sun Hei bow out of the AFC Cup 'with pride'

Xiangxue Sun Hei president Raymond Chow Man-leung said he was proud of his charges despite his club bowing out of the AFC Cup semi-final against Lebanese champions Nejmeh at Hong Kong Stadium last night.

13 Oct 2005 - 12:00am

Lau's late heroics save Sun Hei

Lau Chi-keung scored from the penalty spot in injury time to help Hong Kong champions Sun Hei see off Lebanese side Al Ahed 3-1 and advance to the semi-finals of the AFC Cup at Hong Kong Stadium last night.

22 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Kitchee too fresh for Sun Hei

Champions Xiangxue Sun Hei received a rude awakening when aspiring Kitchee defeated them 2-0 in a Hong Kong First Division match in front of 1,900 fans at Hong Kong Stadium.

It was Kitchee's first win over the champions since they returned to the top flight.

19 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Honours even, tempers high

Furious Happy Valley players remonstrated with referee Fong Yau-fat at the end of yesterday's 1-1 draw with champions Xiangxue Sun Hei as the Hong Kong First Division got off to an explosive start.

4 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

High drama as Akosah bags title for Sun Hei

As the final whistle blew, silence descended on Siu Sai Wan Stadium for several seconds before noisy celebrations erupted as Sun Hei players and staff received the news from the other side of the harbour.

19 May 2005 - 12:00am