Hong Kong FA chief: We want to enter Chinese FA Cup


In a wide-ranging exclusive interview, Hong Kong FA Mark Sutcliffe reveals his belief that  entering a team from the SAR into the Chinese FA would be an ideal first step towards some integration with the Mainland Chinese football system.

Spirited Changchun lose to German Visitors


Changchun Yatai suffered a narrow 1-0 defeat against Bundesliga outfit Werder Bremen in a summer break friendly match last week which saw new loan signing Feng Renliang make a promising start with the north-east Chinese club.…

Manchester City Win Hong Kong Soccer Sevens Cup


Manchester City have won the Citibank Hong Kong Soccer Sevens 2014 cup final in scorchingly hot and humid conditions. Throughout the three days, City fielded their under-18s team and youthful zest and exuberance won over experience as they defeated Hong Kong champions Kitchee 2-1 with two goals from Brandon Barker after Kitchee had taken the lead through Lo Kwan-Yee.…

Rampant Kitchee’s Treble Dream Alive After AFC Cup Win


The treble dream is still very much alive for Kitchee after a straight forward and comfortable 2-0 win over Arema Indonesia at Mong Kok Stadium.…

Newcastle United drawn with Asian champions Guangzhou Evergrande at HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens


Top EPL sides will take on the best in China as Newcastle United face Asian champions Guangzhou Evergrande, HKFA U-23 and hosts Hong Kong Football Club in Group A of next month’s HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens, which will be held from May 23-25.…

Guangzhou Evergrande to debut at HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens


Think of Hong Kong ‘Sevens’ and the oval shaped sport comes to mind, but things are slowly changing with the HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens having established themselves as the world’s best seven-a-side soccer tournament.…

WEF Exclusive Interview: Kim Pan-Gon – Hong Kong National Team Manager


Hong Kong national team manager Kim Pan-Gon is an affable and wise man who has spent the last fourteen years at the heartbeat of Hong Kong football.…

Kitchee Squander Lead to Draw 2-2 with Pune FC in AFC Cup

Kitchee are one of Hong Kong's leading sides on and off the field

AFC CUP – Round 2

Kitchee 2                                                            Recio Fernando’29
Juan Carlos Belencoso’43

Pune FC (India)  2                                Pavlovic’55
Gabriel Fernandes’74

Attendance: 1,837

Hong Kong league leaders Kitchee threw away a golden opportunity to strengthen their grip on group H of the Asian Football Confederation’s AFC Cup after surrendering a two goal lead to Pune FC of India.…

Hong Kong’s Asian Cup dreams collapse in Hanoi


Asian Cup Qualifying Group E
Vietnam 3

Huynh Quoc Anh 24
Nguyen Anh Duc 67
Trong Hoang 81

Hong Kong 1
Lo Kwan Yee 81

Hong Kong’s slim chances of making the 2015 Asian Cup finals in Australia evaporated on a wet night in Hanoi with a 3-1 away defeat to Vietnam.…

Citizen Cuenca United Truimph at the Lunar New Year AET cup 2014


January 31st (Day 1)

Semi-Final: FC Tokyo  1  Sporting Clube Olhanense 1 (Olhanense win 5-6 on penalties)

Semi-Final: PFC Krylia Sovetov Samara FC 2   Citizen Cuenca United 2 (Citizen Cuenca United win 4-2 on penalties)

Attendance – 12,174

After two days of thrilling competition, Citizen Cuenca United, a combined team with players from both Citizen FC (HK) and Cuenca (Ecuador), were crowned champions of the Lunar New Year AET Cup 2014.…