Tai Po Fc

Future of first division TV coverage under threat

The future of Hong Kong's first 24-hour local soccer television channel is uncertain after First Division clubs indicated yesterday they were prepared to pay the broadcaster less than half what they did last season.

Wednesday, 30 May, 2012, 12:00am

Two down, one to go as Kitchee chase treble glory

The mission is not yet over, even though Kitchee wrapped up another campaign as BMA First Division champions by trouncing Biu Chun Rangers 4-1 in the last league match of the season at Tseung Kwan O Sports Ground yesterday.

21 May 2012 - 12:00am

Revamp disappoints small clubs

Small clubs are racking up millions of dollars in losses and have yet to gain any benefits from the much-vaunted Project Phoenix revamp project, club officials claimed yesterday.

19 May 2012 - 12:00am

Pegasus request for delay adds finale drama

TSW Pegasus have requested their final match of the season be moved to the same date league leaders Kitchee play, after Pegasus beat Wofoo Tai Po 4-0 in the BMA First Division at Yuen Long Stadium yesterday to keep the title race alive.

6 May 2012 - 12:00am

Kitchee have league trophy almost at their fingertips

Kitchee fans were in good voice last night after the champions moved to within touching distance of defending their BMA First Division crown with a 1-0 victory over Tuen Mun at Tseung Kwan O Sports Ground.

'One more victory,' the fans chanted as their heroes walked off the pitch after the hard-earned win.

4 May 2012 - 12:00am

It's make or break for flailing Caroliners

South China face the possibility of ending a season empty-handed for the first time under convenor Steven Lo Kit-sing when they take on Kitchee in the FA Cup quarter-finals at Hong Kong Stadium today.

A defeat would mean South China finishing a season without any silverware since 2006, when Lo took charge of the powerhouses.

29 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Kitchee hope to get title in bag in time for Sevens

Footballer of the Year Roberto Losada is hoping Kitchee can seal the BMA First Division title early, so they can return to defend their HKFC Citibank International Sevens title next month.

The Spanish striker (pictured) has fond memories of the tournament when he scored the only goal in last year's final against Celtic.

25 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Flying Pegasus close in on title

TSW Pegasus moved a step closer to their first league championship after thrashing 10-man Biu Chun Rangers 3-0 in the BMA First Division at Mong Kok Stadium yesterday.

8 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Pegasus drop points, but still have the momentum

TSW Pegasus failed to take advantage of leaders Kitchee dropping two points against South China last Thursday as they were held by Tuen Mun to a disappointing 1-1 draw at Tang Shiu Kin Sports Ground yesterday.

2 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Clubs demand TV fees reduction

The city's first 24-hour television channel dedicated to Hong Kong soccer may be scrapped after just one season if Now TV cannot meet a fee reduction requested by clubs.

28 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

South China close in on Kitchee

TSW Pegasus and South China closed the title gap on leaders Kitchee yesterday.

While South China thrashed home side Wofoo Tai Po 4-0, Pegasus also made no mistake with an overwhelming 6-4 win over Citizen at Yuen Long Stadium.

18 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Kitchee coach turns spy for AFC Cup opener

A spying trip to Singapore three weeks ago by Kitchee head coach Josep Gombau underlined the importance of maximising home advantage in their AFC Cup opener against Tampines Rovers at Tseung Kwan O Sports Ground tonight.

6 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Taiwan a test for HK's new era

Hong Kong are looking for a flying start under new coach Ernie Merrick when they take on Taiwan in an international friendly at Mong Kok Stadium tonight.

The timing of what would have been a routine friendly between two soccer minnows in terms of their world rankings has made it one of the most important games in the eyes of many fans and the authorities.

29 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

'Busy' Ng quits as director of HKFA

Influential club official Ken Ng Kin dropped a bombshell last night by resigning as a director of the Hong Kong Football Association (HKFA) board, just six months after he was elected for a four-year term under the government's Phoenix Project that is designed to revive the game in the city.

11 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

High-flying Pegasus maintain top spot in table

TSW Pegasus kept their position at the top of the BMA First Division at the midpoint of the season as they defeated Sunray Cave Sun Hei 3-1 at Mong Kok Stadium yesterday.

Even if Kitchee beat Biu Chun Rangers today, Pegasus will still lead the table with 21 points from nine matches as the best Kitchee can hope for is 20 points the maximum tally a victory would bring.

8 Jan 2012 - 12:00am