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
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
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
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