Spanish striker Fernando Torres (centre) of Sagan Tosu from Japan prepares for the 2019 Lunar New Year Cup final against Shandong Luneng. Photo: Dickson Lee
Spanish striker Fernando Torres (centre) of Sagan Tosu from Japan prepares for the 2019 Lunar New Year Cup final against Shandong Luneng. Photo: Dickson Lee

Hong Kong Football Association pulls plug on Lunar New Year Cup for fourth year

  • Difficulty of getting quality overseas teams still a concern for staging international tournaments, says HKFA chief
  • No international tournaments are currently in the works, but association says international football will return next summer

Spanish striker Fernando Torres (centre) of Sagan Tosu from Japan prepares for the 2019 Lunar New Year Cup final against Shandong Luneng. Photo: Dickson Lee
Spanish striker Fernando Torres (centre) of Sagan Tosu from Japan prepares for the 2019 Lunar New Year Cup final against Shandong Luneng. Photo: Dickson Lee
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