Get your official footy tops from Pro Kicker Creation Company (Unit C, 5/F, Ko's building, 577 Nathan Road), which has shirts for all 32 teams in the World Cup from $389 (Germany) to $479 (Brazil). Call 2369-7822. For those who want to know exactly what they're missing and when they're missing it is Soccer 98, a keyfob pre-programmed with the World Cup schedule, an alarm set to go off at kick-off times, and Tamagotchi-style games. Available for $69 at Toys R US (Ocean Terminal, Tsim Sha Tsui, and Windsor House, Causeway Bay) and Wing On Department Store (any branch). Book now if you want a table - or even standing room - in one of the many bars showing live TV coverage of the final on July 11. Delaney's will be open until 4 am, and is offering group packages for $300-$400 per head, including drinks and Irish snacks. It will stay open late for other matches for bookings of 40 or more. Call 2301-3980 (Tsim Sha Tsui), or 2523-4772 (Wan Chai). For those lucky enough to have tickets to matches in France, check out The Rouge Guide To France '98 for information on accommodation, transport, restaurants and sightseeing in the host cities. Available for $34 from Page One, Times Square. Budding Ronaldos can sign up for the Youth Football Scheme '98, organised by the Hong Kong Football Association, the Provisional Regional and Urban councils and the Education Department. It is hoping to attract 30,000 boys and girls aged between 6-18 by May 22 for a four-month event during which they will be taught basic skills. Later 8,000 will be selected for local competitions. Call 2711-0262.