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South China coach Cheung Po-chun quits

South China coach Cheung Po-chun has quit the heavyweights after a series of disappointing results.

Monday, 17 February, 2014, 11:30am

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

South China's Chan Wai-ho considers mainland China move

South China captain Chan Wai-ho admits his chances of staying with the Hong Kong champions next season are only 50-50 after having received a contract offer by a Chinese Super League club.

Defender Chan, 30, is understood to have been approached by a club in the northeast of the mainland and to be close to agreeing to terms, although he said he was keeping all his options open.

1 Jun 2013 - 4:35am

Relegated Tai Po slam South China's players

An official from Wofoo Tai Po heavily criticised the attitude of South China players for losing to Sunray Cave Sun Hei on the final day of the league on Saturday, a result that helped ensure Tai Po would be relegated.

9 May 2013 - 4:48am

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

South China skipper Lee favourite for top award

The 30-year-old Lee is one of two South China players nominated by the club for the two central defence positions. The other is Chan Wai-ho. A team of 11 players will be selected, with the player winning the most votes crowned Footballer of the Year.

26 Apr 2013 - 5:00am

Southern spoil South China's title party

The champagne was ordered and a huge party was planned, but newly crowned league champions South China lost their appetite for celebration after being humbled 3-2 by Southern in the RedMR First Division.

21 Apr 2013 - 6:11am

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

Powder keg matches lead to hot heads on the pitch

As the season comes to a crunch, mental strength is just as important as physical fitness. Kitchee goalkeeper Wang Zhenpeng knows this better than most after he lost his head in last week's critical encounter with table-toppers South China.

19 Apr 2013 - 4:43am

Caroliners close in on regaining league title

It was mission accomplished for South China following their convincing 4-1 victory over rivals Kitchee in the RedMR First Division at Tseung Kwan O Sports Ground last night.

15 Apr 2013 - 4:55am

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