|Goals scored||260 (1.93 per match)|
The 1988–89 Hong Kong First Division League season was the 78th since its establishment.
|1||Happy Valley (C)||27||19||5||2||1||52||10||+42||69|
|3||Lai Sun Double Flower||27||14||6||3||4||37||12||+25||57|
|5||Tin Tin (W)||27||7||4||7||9||19||21||−2||36|
|7||Tsuen Wan (W)||27||6||3||7||11||22||34||−12||31|
The Hong Kong First Division League is the second-highest division in the Hong Kong football league system. Established in 1908, it is the oldest in Asia. The league was formerly the highest division in Hong Kong until the formation of the Hong Kong Premier League in 2014.
South China Athletic Association is a football club which currently competes in the Hong Kong First Division, the second-level league in Hong Kong football league system. The club has won a record 41 First Division titles, a record 31 Senior Shields, a record 10 FA Cups and 3 League Cups.
The Soccer Section of Hong Kong Football Club fields a range of teams at various age divisions in the Hong Kong leagues. The First Team currently competes in the Hong Kong First Division.
Double Flower Football Association is a Hong Kong football club which plays in the Hong Kong Second Division. The club was very successful in 1990s under the name Instant-Dict.
Hong Kong Football Association League Cup is an annual football competition contested by clubs in the top-tier Hong Kong domestic football league. The cup was relaunched for the 2014–15 season after being discontinued in the 2012–13 season.
Three points for a win is a standard used in many sports leagues and group tournaments, especially in association football, in which three points are awarded to the team winning a match, with no points awarded to the losing team. If the game is drawn, each team receives one point. The system places additional value on wins compared to draws such that teams with a higher number of wins may rank higher in tables than teams with a lower number of wins but more draws.
The Hong Kong Senior Challenge Shield, known commonly as the Senior Shield, is the oldest football knockout inter-club competition in Asia. Traditionally, only the teams in the Hong Kong Premier League are entered into the competition. However, on occasion teams in lower divisions, usually the champions of the Junior Shield, are invited in order to increase the number of participating teams.
Hong Kong FA Cup is a knockout cup competition in Hong Kong football, run by and named after The Hong Kong Football Association. The first edition of the competition was held in 1975, before then the cup was known as the Golden Jubilee Cup. The current season is the 33rd edition of the event. 11 different teams have won the cup with 10-time champions South China being the most successful.
The 1988–89 Yugoslav First League season was the 43rd season of the First Federal League, the top level association football competition of SFR Yugoslavia, since its establishment in 1946.
Seiko Sports Association were one of the most famous and successful football teams in Hong Kong history. The team withdrew from the Hong Kong First Division League after the 1985–86 season.
Wu Qunli is a Chinese football coach and former international midfield player. As a player he represented Guangzhou FC and Hong Kong First Division League side South China, while internationally he also played for his country in the 1988 Summer Olympics and 1992 AFC Asian Cup. Since retiring he would move into management where he returned to Guangzhou FC as an assistant before becoming their manager for a short spell.
The 1908–09 Hong Kong Football League was the inaugural season of Hong Kong Football League, also recognized as the inaugural season of Hong Kong First Division.
The 1999–00 Hong Kong First Division League season was the 89th since its establishment. The season began on the 7 September 1999 and ended on 20 May 2000.
The 1973–74 Hong Kong First Division League season was the 63rd since its establishment.
The 1985–86 Hong Kong First Division League season was the 75th since its establishment.
The 1987–88 Hong Kong First Division League season was the 77th since its establishment.
The 1988–89 Yugoslav Second League season was the 43rd season of the Second Federal League, the second level association football competition of SFR Yugoslavia, since its establishment in 1946.
The 1989–90 Yugoslav Second League season was the 44th season of the Second Federal League, the second level association football competition of SFR Yugoslavia, since its establishment in 1946.
The Hong Kong Women League is a Hong Kong top-tier division league for women's association football clubs. It was originally established in 1986 by the Hong Kong Ladies Football Association, but was re-formed and is now organised by the Hong Kong Football Association. It does not affiliate to any women football leagues in the rest of People's Republic of China.
Kui Tan Sports Club is a Hong Kong football club which currently competes in the Hong Kong Third Division.