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Football hooliganism in Hong Kong? Filipino fans claim racial abuse

The Philippine Azkals celebrate after beating Hong Kong 1-0 on Tuesday night. Photo: Randy Laurea

Hong Kong football fans were accused of racial abuse, including yelling “you’re all just slaves”, as an international friendly turned not-so-friendly at Mong Kok Stadium on Tuesday night.

Wednesday, 5 June, 2013, 4:43pm 78 comments

Lop-sided League Cup starts tonight

An intense three-week spell of League Cup matches begins tonight when Buler Rangers face struggling Guangzhou side Xiangxue and Citizen - the surprise package of the first half of the league championship - face South China at Mongkok Stadium.

7 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

Top brass inspire fire services

The presence of some extra stripes and shinier buttons inspired bottom team Fire Services to one of their best results of the season, as they fought back to draw 1-1 with South China at Mongkok Stadium yesterday.

6 Apr 2004 - 12:00am

Russians triumph

Hong Kong: Russia beat Taiwan 5-3 on penalties following a goalless draw in the opening clash of the Women's Invitational football tournament at Mongkok Stadium.

22 Apr 2000 - 12:00am

Instant-Dict beaten by Golden at Mongkok Stadium

Champions Instant-Dict suffered another blow to their hopes of retaining their Ericsson First Division title when they were beaten 1-0 by Golden at Mongkok Stadium last night, writes Unus Alladin.

Bosnian striker Alen Bajkusa scored the solitary goal two minutes from time to lift his team to second spot behind runaway leaders Happy Valley in the eight-team standings.

29 Jan 1999 - 12:00am

Relief as Tempest slots late winner

An injury-time goal by South China forward Dale Tempest gave the Caroliners a precious 2-1 win over Golden in last night's Ericsson League encounter at Mongkok Stadium.

Tempest, who came on for forward Sheldon Thomas at the start of the second half, struck two minutes into injury time to spare the blushes for the Caroliners.

11 Mar 1998 - 12:00am

Eastern win first point

Struggling Eastern won their first point for the 1996-97 season when they held Happy Valley to a 1-1 draw in a poorly attended First Division encounter at Mongkok Stadium last night.

Cellar-dwellers Eastern were given an early boost when 19-year-old striker Brett Storey scored in the third minute.

9 Oct 1996 - 12:00am

Mansion end season on an unhappy note

MANSION finished their season with a 3-0 loss to Instant-Dict in the Viceroy Cup second round tie at Mongkok Stadium last night.

Mansion defender Robin Trott was replaced by Lui Woon-man minutes before the kick-off after the Englishman accidently kicked a water tank and injured his leg during the warm-up. He was taken to hospital and received 14 stitches.

28 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

Big day at Stadium

THE Hong Kong Football Association have decided to play both semi-final matches of the Senior Challenge Shield on the same day - December 7 - at the Hong Kong Stadium.

The Shield begins in earnest on November 23 with a second-round match between Frankwell and Mansion at Mongkok Stadium.

14 Oct 1995 - 12:00am

Eastern back on right track as Frankwell fall

HONG KONG giants Eastern put some of their recent disappointment behind them by earning a second-round berth in the Viceroy Cup following a 2-0 victory over Frankwell at Mongkok Stadium last night.

19 Mar 1995 - 12:00am

Red cards spoil win

RED card fever continued in the First Division as two more players were dismissed in Kui Tan's 2-1 defeat of Kitchee at Mongkok Stadium last night.

A player from each side got their marching orders, adding to the four who faced early baths in the clash between Eastern and Instant-Dict last Saturday.

17 Sep 1994 - 12:00am

Voicelink ease pressure

RELEGATION-threatened Voicelink eased their worries for the moment when they defeated Kui Tan 2-1 in a Hong Kong First Division match played before a crowd of 318 spectators at Mongkok Stadium last night.

Voicelink have leapfrogged fellow relegation candidates Rangers to take up eighth place on 14 points, just one ahead of Rangers from the 17 games they have played.

13 Apr 1994 - 12:00am

Blow for Club as ground 'closed'

CLUB'S ground in Sports Road has been declared a ''no-go'' area for First Division matches for the rest of the year after Voicelink's complaint that the facilities are not up to standard.

Voicelink claimed the lighting was bad and the pitch bumpy and smaller than the standard size after their 2-1 defeat by Club two weeks ago.

28 Oct 1993 - 12:00am

Kowloon seek revenge

KOWLOON, having played second fiddle to Hongkong Football Club throughout the season, have their chance for revenge when they seek victory in today's Bell's Knockout Cup final at Mongkok Stadium.

Kowloon were runners-up to Club in the league and were also beaten by the Sports Road men in the final of the First Division Sevens last month.

27 Feb 1993 - 12:00am