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Kitchee bow out of the AFC Cup to Al Faisaly

Forward Jorge Tarres struck his 12th goal in the AFC Cup but still could not save Kitchee from an exit in the quarter-finals of the regional cup tournament.

Wednesday, 25 September, 2013, 3:24pm

Hong Kong soccer clubs wonder when Project Phoenix funds will help them

The government-sponsored Project Phoenix was supposed to revamp Hong Kong soccer from top to bottom. Midway into its three-year cycle, it has achieved half its goal - those at the top are doing well indeed, much to the chagrin of other stakeholders.

16 Jun 2013 - 4:55am

Play-off win perfect gift for departing Gombau

It was mission completed for outgoing coach Josep Gombau as Kitchee won the inaugural season play-off match against Tuen Mun at Mong Kok Stadium yesterday.

27 May 2013 - 3:38am

Bitter-sweet farewell as Gombau seeks last win

Outgoing Kitchee head coach Josep Gombau has mixed feelings as he takes charge of his last match in Hong Kong against Tuen Mun in the season play-off final at Mong Kok Stadium.

26 May 2013 - 5:54am

Clinical Kitchee eye 'hat trick' after beating Sourhern 2-0 in play-offs

Kitchee moved a step closer to a "hat-trick" with a 2-0 win over Southern in the end-of-season play-offs at Mong Kok Stadium yesterday.

Having clinched the FA Cup and reached the quarter-finals of the AFC Cup, they are now closing in on their third and final mission of the season - winning a place in the 2014 AFC Cup.

20 May 2013 - 3:25am

Sir Alex Ferguson won't be coming to Hong Kong

Ferguson, 71, who retires after United's last match of the season today, will continue to be an ambassador for the club. Allen did not say why he would not be travelling with the squad, but the British media reported last week that Ferguson planned a short holiday before having hip replacement surgery in July.

19 May 2013 - 7:42am

Kitchee stun Kelantan to reach AFC Cup last eight

Kitchee became only the third team from Hong Kong to reach the AFC Cup quarter-finals after upsetting hosts Kelantan of Malaysia 2-0 in the round of 16 at Sultan Mohammad IV Stadium in Kota Bharu last night.

15 May 2013 - 5:26am

Gonzalez missile lands FA Cup for Kitchee

The former Spain Under-21 international powered home from 25 metres out early in the second half, handing Kitchee a 1-0 win as well as their only silverware of the season, having surrendered the league championship to South China and defeat in the Senior Shield quarter-finals.

12 May 2013 - 5:06am

Who said it?

[The pink dolphin] is a symbol of Hong Kong and they are an indicator of the sea's health

Samantha Lee, of the WWF, calling for government action to save Hong Kong's pink dolphin population


I just could not believe it when I saw her in the hospital

12 May 2013 - 7:59am

Kitchee coach hopes for farewell FA cup final win against Pegasus

Kitchee coach Josep Gombau is hoping for a farewell gift from his side today as they attempt to repeat last year's victory over Sun Pegasus in the FA Cup final at Hong Kong Stadium.

11 May 2013 - 5:18am

Kitchee boss hails coach Gombau after 5-0 win over Warriors

Kitchee boss Ken Ng Kin paid a glowing tribute to outgoing coach Josep Gombau after watching his side thrash Warriors of Singapore 5-0 in their final AFC Cup group match.

2 May 2013 - 3:29am

Gonzalez double takes Kitchee into FA Cup final

Kitchee beat rivals South China 2-0 in the FA Cup semi-finals, second leg at Hong Kong Stadium yesterday for a 3-1 aggregate victory.

29 Apr 2013 - 4:05am

Hong Kong's Kitchee reach last 16 of AFC Cup soccer tournament

Kitchee are through to the knockout stage of the AFC Cup after a convincing 4-0 victory over Churchill Brothers in Pune, India, yesterday.

25 Apr 2013 - 5:03am

Kitchee angry over India treatment of British-born Pakistani Zesh Rehman

Zesh Rehman, a British-born Pakistani, eventually got clearance to join his teammates for the group E match, after what he describe on Twitter as "the longest 24 hours ever". He added: "Finally all the paper work sorted to stay in India 4 the match on Wednesday".

24 Apr 2013 - 5:58am

South China win Hong Kong league title after Kitchee falter

Kitchee handed the RedMR First Division title to rivals South China after they were held to a 1-1 draw by Sun Pegasus at Yuen Long Stadium last night.

20 Apr 2013 - 5:34am