Tim O'Shea

Golden end to '97 for Dickies

A weary Instant-Dict finished 1997 on a winning note yesterday, overcoming a raft of injuries to beat struggling Golden 2-1 and preserve their eight-point buffer at the top of the Ericsson League.

Saturday, 27 December, 1997, 12:00am

O'Shea's haul sees him top tipsters' panel

INSTANT-DICT'S Tim O'Shea has jumped to the top of the leaderboard in Premier Soccer's weekly tipping competition by picking up 10 points on last week's programme - the first player to reach double figures.

4 Oct 1996 - 12:00am

Eastern fight back against lively Rangers

CHAMPIONS Eastern fought back from a 2-1 first-half deficit before turning on the style to beat Rangers 4-2 and enhance their hopes of winning their third successive title in a Marlboro First Division match at Hong Kong Stadium last night.

24 May 1995 - 12:00am


INSTANT-DICT defender Roddy Manley has been voted Overseas Player of the Year, by his fellow professionals in the Hong Kong First Division.

Manley, 28, received 45 votes, including 10 first-place nominations (each worth three points) to take the award from Eastern pair Dale Tempest (34 votes) and Tim O'Shea (27).

15 May 1994 - 12:00am

FA fixture pile-up leads to muddy farce

NEW league champions Eastern and Happy Valley were forced to play to a farcical 2-2 draw at rain-soaked Mongkok Stadium last night - all for the sake of clearing the Hongkong FA's fixture pile-up.

Both clubs had reluctantly agreed to go ahead with the match at the insistence of the HKFA despite the territory experiencing its worst weather of the year.

17 Jun 1993 - 12:00am