James Tu

The Tana Umaga-coached BGC Asia-Pacific Dragons are favourites to defend their crown at the GFI HKFC Tens, starting on Wednesday at Hong Kong Football Club.

The Magpies won all three of their matches at Hong Kong Football Club, scoring nine goals without reply, to top group B. Striker Sammy Ameobi led the way with four goals.

Manchester City Academy manager Mark Allen is ready for a "learning experience" as his team prepare to make their debut in the HKFC Citibank International Soccer Sevens today.


The evergreen striker will appear for the Aegon Ajax All-Stars on the opening night of the HKFC Citibank International Soccer Sevens at Hong Kong Football Club.

Captain James Tavernier, an irresistible force in midfield a year ago, returns together with goalkeeper Jak Alnwick, defender Paul Dummett and midfielders Steven Logan and Bradden Inman. For goals, the Magpies will look to striker Sammy Ameobi, who has already played 19 times for the club's first team.

Defending champions Fortis New Zealand Metro put on an awesome display of try-scoring power as they stormed into the Cup quarter-finals of the GFI HKFC Tens yesterday.

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