Price tag for success for Hong Kong soccer is HK$100m per year
That's how much Hong Kong Football Association chief Mark Sutcliffe says it will take every year if the local game is to make meaningful progress
Alvin Sallay was a Sunday columnist with the paper for more than 10 years and reported on the Hong Kong sports scene for the last 25 years. Through his columns he covered four Olympic Games and one soccer World Cup. A long-time Asia expert, he has also been to seven consecutive Asian Games.