Soccer

Club Albion Have Field Day Against Colloids in Yau Yee League

Club Albion on the attack in a one-sided Yau Yee League match against Colloids FC, Sports Road on Sunday Dec 4, 2016.  Albion ran out winners 11-0. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)
Club Albion on the attack in a one-sided Yau Yee League match against Colloids FC, Sports Road on Sunday Dec 4, 2016. Albion ran out winners 11-0. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

HONG KONG—The first BOC Life Hong Kong Premier League game of the weekend was between Lee Man Rangers and R&F on Friday (Dec 2) at...

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Eastern Move Ahead in Premier as Kitchee Draw with BC Glory Sky

HONG KONG—The first BOC Life Hong Kong Premier League game of the weekend was between Eastern and Hong Kong Pegasus on Friday (Nov 25) at Mongkok Stadium. Eastern dominated the game, and took the lead in the 39th minute when …... Read More




  • HKFC goalkeeper Issey Maholo taking a goal kick in the HKFA Premier Division at the start of the 2016 season. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    Eastern Long Lions and Kitchee, 5 Points Ahead of South China After 7 Matches

    HONG KONG—The BOC Life Hong Kong Premier League game on Tuesday (Nov 15) night, between Hong Kong Pegasus and Wo Foo Tai Po at Hong... Read more

  • Free kick save by Lucky Mile goalie keeps the score at 2-1 in their HKFA division 2 match against HKU CXSC Sun Source at Sports Road on Sunday Nov 13, 2016. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    Premier League Rests for International Break

    Hong Kong—There were no BOC Life Hong Kong Premier League games due to the international break, with games recommencing this week. There was only one... Read more

  • Winner from Chiu Chun-kit, of Lee Man Rangers  in 70th minute, after scoring from the rebound once Issey Maholo pof Hong Kong Football Club had saved Cheung Kin-fung’s free kick, in the HKFA Premier League at HKFC on Friday No 4, 2016. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    Eastern Long Lions, Kitchee Equal at Top of HKFA Premier League

    HONG KONG—The BOC Life Premier League round stretched over the week, starting with a game between R&F and South China at Sham Shui Po Sports... Read more

  • Toronto FC’s Sebastian Giovinco celebrates after his goal against New York City FC in New York, on Nov. 6, 2016 as Steven Beitashour joins in to applaud the striker. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

    Toronto FC, Montreal Impact Battle for Spot in MLS Cup

    Major League Soccer doesn’t realize how good it has it with Toronto FC and Montreal Impact in an unprecedented all-Canadian Conference Final. Given the seeming... Read more

  • Action towards the end of the first half of the HKFA Premier match between HKFC and HK Pegasus at Sports Road on Friday Oct 14, 2016. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    Eastern Long Lions Win as Kitchee and South China Draw in BOC Life Premier League

    HONG KONG—The BOC Life Premier League weekend opened with the Sports Road clash on Friday (Oct 14) between HKFC and Hong Kong Pegasus, followed by... Read more

  • Montreal’s Matteo Mancosu (L) challenges Toronto FC's Eriq Zavaleta in Montreal on Oct. 16, 2016. The Italian forward is head coach Mauro Biello’s preferred option over Didier Drogba to start Impact games. (The Canadian Press/Graham Hughes)

    Drogba Absence Overshadows Montreal Impact Playoff Qualification

    MONTREAL—After a pulsating 2–2 draw between the Montreal Impact and Toronto FC at Stade Saputo on Sunday, Didier Drogba’s absence garnered far more interest than... Read more

  • Goalmouth action between Club Wanderers (in blue top) and French Kiss in the Yau Yee League division 1 match at Sports Road on Sunday Oct 2, 2016. (Bill Cox/Epoch Times)

    Kitchee Extend Early Lead in BOC Life HKFA Premier League

    HONG KONG—This weekend saw another round of the BOC Life HKFA Premier league matches between Hong Kong Pegasus and R&F at Hongkong Stadium on Friday... Read more

  • Canada's Cyle Larin celebrates after scoring against El Salvador in FIFA World Cup qualifying action in Vancouver on Sept. 6, 2016. (The Canadian Press/Darryl Dyck)

    Canadian Men’s National Soccer Team Fails to Realize Potential, 2018 World Cup Hopes Over

    It was probably irrational hope, but it didn’t have to end the way it did. Once again, Canada’s men’s national soccer team will not qualify... Read more

  • Toronto FC and Montreal Impact players push and shove in the first half at BMO Field in Toronto on Aug. 27, 2016. Montreal’s Callum Mallace was sent off for his actions that led to the skirmish. (The Canadian Press/Fred Thornhill)

    Lack of Killer Instinct Toronto FC’s Biggest Weakness

    TORONTO—It used to be a lack of a proven goalscorer, then it was a porous defense. But for all the things TFC have done right... Read more

  • Brazil's forward Neymar celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games men's football gold medal match between Brazil and Germany at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 20. (Vanderlei Almeida/AFP/Getty Images)

    Neymar Is Brazil’s Golden Boy

    With two remarkable goals against Germany Neymar or, more properly, Neymar da Silva a Santos Jr., proved not only that he is one of the... Read more

  • Brazil's forward Neymar celebrates scoring the winning goal during the penalty shoot-out of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games men's football gold medal match between Brazil and Germany at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 20, 2016. (Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images)

    Neymar Kick Is Gold, Giving Brazil 1st Olympic Soccer Title

    RIO DE JANEIRO—With a kiss of the ball and an unforgettable kick, Brazil’s biggest soccer star gave the Olympic host its biggest moment of the... Read more

  • United States' Crystal Dunn dribbles past Sweden's Caroline Seger during a quarter-final match of the women's Olympic football tournament between the United States and Sweden in Brasilia Friday Aug. 12, 2016.(AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)

    US Women’s National Team to Miss Olympic Final

    BRASILIA, Brazil—For the first time, the United States won’t win an Olympic medal in women’s soccer. The three-time defending champions were ousted by Sweden on... Read more

  • France's Paul Pogba is back with Manchester United. (AP Photo/David Vincent, file)

    Pogba Returns to Man U in World Record Transfer

    MANCHESTER, England—Emerging from the shadows, Paul Pogba—a red devil emblazoned on the side of his head—removed his hood, looked straight into the camera and uttered... Read more

  • United States goalkeeper Hope Solo takes the ball during a women's Olympic football tournament match against New Zealand at the Mineirao stadium in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, on Aug. 3, 2016. (AP Photo/Eugenio Savio)

    Hope Solo to Appear in 200Th Game—a First for a Goalkeeper

    BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil—For Hope Solo, the firsts keep coming. On Saturday, barring anything unusual, Solo will appear in her 200th game for the U.S. women’s... Read more

  • A general view of play during the International Champions Cup match between Liverpool FC and AC Milan at Levi's Stadium. (Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

    The Bay Area’s Summer of Soccer

    It was an amazing goooooaaaaal time in the Bay Area as the giants of the soccer world the Liverpool FC and AC Milan showcased their... Read more

  • Renato Sanches (top) and Portugal players celebrate their team's first goal scored by Eder (obscured) during the UEFA EURO 2016 Final match between Portugal and France at Stade de France on July 10 in Paris, France. (Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

    Portugal: The Little Soccer Team That Could

    It has been said that soccer matches are as unpredictable as blind dates. And that was never truer that in the last game for the... Read more

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