Shandong Luneng Taishan players celebrate winning last year’s Lunar New Year Cup at Hong Kong Stadium. Photo: Dickson Lee
Shandong Luneng Taishan players celebrate winning last year’s Lunar New Year Cup at Hong Kong Stadium. Photo: Dickson Lee

Lunar New Year Cup to feature local sides only as protests scare off overseas clubs

  • HKFA wants the traditional showpiece to continue despite the lukewarm response from overseas clubs
  • The tournament will feature just one match between the Hong Kong national side and the Hong Kong League XI

Shandong Luneng Taishan players celebrate winning last year’s Lunar New Year Cup at Hong Kong Stadium. Photo: Dickson Lee
Shandong Luneng Taishan players celebrate winning last year’s Lunar New Year Cup at Hong Kong Stadium. Photo: Dickson Lee
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