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Premier League Asia Trophy

Asia Trophy soccer tournament returns to Hong Kong in July

Brian Leung

The season's worst-kept secret is now official - champions Manchester City are to highlight an exciting line-up this summer as the popular English Premier League (EPL) Asia Trophy returns to Hong Kong.

Friday, 18 January, 2013, 4:27am

Terry has faith in Torres and Luiz

John Terry hopes Chelsea's marquee January signings can show their best form when they appear in the Barclays Asia Trophy in Hong Kong next month.

12 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Li lights up night with blockbuster

Below-strength Liverpool emerge victorious despite South China ace's long-range strike

Hong Kong Footballer of the Year Li Haiqiang scored a fantastic long-range goal, the highlight of the first night of action in the Barclays Asia Trophy, but his effort was not enough to stop an under-strength Liverpool from winning their match with South China.

25 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

We are not here for the cash, say Premiership clubs

Liverpool, Fulham and Portsmouth insist development is the key

Developing the game - not raking in dollars - was the motivation for playing in Hong Kong, English Premiership clubs insisted yesterday ahead of the Barclays Asia Trophy.

24 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Reds fans look forward to Trophy win

Even before a ball is kicked in the Barclays Asia Trophy at Hong Kong Stadium, diehard Liverpool fans are confident their team will emerge as champions.

22 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Top UK sides battle in HK

English Premier League sides Liverpool, Portsmouth and Fulham will compete for the Barclays Asia Trophy in Hong Kong this summer.

The four-team tournament, which will also feature FA Cup champions South China, will be played on a knockout format. There will be a final and a play-off to decide third place.

15 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Liverpool heading for Hong Kong

Portsmouth and Fulham also lined up for summer event

Three English Premier League sides - Liverpool, Portsmouth and Fulham, are being tipped to play in the FA Premier League Asia Trophy 2007 in Hong Kong this summer.

The four-team tournament, which also features the domestic FA Cup winners, will be held at Hong Kong Stadium on July 24 and 27.

7 Feb 2007 - 12:00am