2007–08 in Hong Kong football

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The 2007-08 season in Hong Kong football, starting July 2007 and ending June 2008:

Contents

Overview

Events

Representative team

Hong Kong team

Hong Kong have gone through their 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign, where they were knocked out in the Second Round.

DateVenueOpponentsScore1CompHong Kong scorersMatch Report(s)
21 October 2007 Gianyar Stadium, Bali (A)Flag of East Timor.svg  Timor-Leste 3–2 WCQ Cheng Siu Wai (2) FIFA
28 October 2007 Hong Kong Stadium (H)Flag of East Timor.svg  Timor-Leste 8–1 WCQ Lo Kwan Yee
Chan Siu Ki (2)
Cheung Sai Ho
Cheng Siu Wai (2)
Lam Ka Wai
FIFA
10 November 2007 Hong Kong Stadium (H)Flag of Turkmenistan.svg  Turkmenistan 0–0 WCQ FIFA
18 November 2007 Olympic Stadium (Ashkhabad) (A)Flag of Turkmenistan.svg  Turkmenistan 0–3 WCQ FIFA

Hong Kong national under-23 football team

Hong Kong national under-23 football team this season is preparing for the 2009 East Asian Games to be hosted in Hong Kong.

DateVenueOpponentsScore1CompHong Kong scorersMatch Report(s)
29 May 2008 Stadion Radnika, Velika Gorica (A) Flag of Croatia.svg NK Radnik 1–4 F Kwok Kin Pong HKFA (in Chinese)
2 June 2008 Zagreb (A) Flag of Croatia.svg NK Zagreb 2–4 F Yu Ho Pong
Kwok Kin Pong
HKFA (in Chinese)
4 June 2008 Stadion Varteks, Varaždin (A) Flag of Croatia.svg NK Varteks 1–3 F Lau Ka Shing HKFA (in Chinese)
10 June 2008 Zagreb (A) Flag of Croatia.svg NK Zagreb 0–4 F HKFA (in Chinese)
11 June 2008? Flag of Croatia.svg NK Mladost Buzin 5–2 F Lau Ka Shing (2)
Lam Wan Kit
Yeung Chi Lun (2)
HKFA (in Chinese)
15 June 2008 Macau (A)Flag of Macau.svg  Macau 1–0 HK-Macau So Wai Chuen HKFA (in Chinese)
22 June 2008 Hangzhou (N) Flag of South Korea.svg Jeollanam-do 3–0 F Lau Ka Shing
Yu Ho Pong
Chan Ka Chun
HKFA (in Chinese)
24 June 2008 Hangzhou (N) Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Hangzhou Sanchao 0–5 F HKFA (in Chinese)

1 Hong Kong's score comes first.

Honours

CompetitionWinnerDetailsMatch Report
First Division South China First Division 2007–08
Senior Shield Eastern Senior Shield 2007–08
FA Cup Citizen FA Cup 2007–08
League Cup South China League Cup 2007–08
Second Division Mutual Second Division 2007–08
Third 'A' Division Wing Yee
Third 'District' Division Shatin

Asian clubs competitions

AFC Cup 2007

AFC Cup 2008

Hong Kong Top Footballer Awards

Hong Kong Top Footballer

Fans' Player of the Year

Hong Kong Footballer Awards (Best XI)

PositionNationalityNameClub
GK Flag of Brazil.svg Luciano Eastern
DF Flag of Hong Kong.svg Cristiano Cordeiro Convoy Sun Hei
DF Flag of Nigeria.svg Festus Baise Citizen
DF Flag of Hong Kong.svg Lee Chi Ho South China
MF Flag of Brazil.svg Edgar Aldrighi Júnior Wofoo Tai Po
MF Flag of North Macedonia.svg Goran Stankovski Kitchee
MF Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Li Haiqiang South China
FW Flag of Brazil.svg Detinho South China
FW Flag of Brazil.svg Giovane Convoy Sun Hei
FW Flag of Brazil.svg Rodrigo Eastern
FW Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Wang Xuanhong Citizen

Best Youth Player

Coach of the Year

Exhibition Matches

Barclays Asia Trophy 2007

Mission Hills Cup

Mission Hills Invitation XI (Happy Valley Kitchee Union)0 - 4 FC Barcelona

(in Chinese)
Xavi Soccerball shade.svg 22'
Eto'o Soccerball shade.svg 28'
Henry Soccerball shade.svg 36'
Giovani Soccerball shade.svg 83'
Hong Kong Stadium, Hong Kong
Attendance: 23,792

The Citizen Athletic Association 60th Anniversary Invitation Football Match

Citizen organized an exhibition competition on 22 August 2007 for celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the club. It featured two matches including the host Citizen against Guangdong, and another Hong Kong team South China versus J. League team Vissel Kobe.

Citizen 0-1Guangdong
Li Jiagi Soccerball shade.svg 62'
Hong Kong Stadium, Hong Kong
Attendance: 4,413

South China 2-0 Vissel Kobe
Yip Chi Ho Soccerball shade.svg 27'
Li Haiqiang Soccerball shade.svg 74'
Hong Kong Stadium, Hong Kong
Attendance: 4,413

LA Galaxy HK Invitation Football Match

SCAA Invitation Team
(Hong Kong Union)
2 – 2 Los Angeles Galaxy
Detinho Soccerball shade.svg 45'
Li Soccerball shade.svg 90' (pen.)
Report (HKFA)
Report (LA Galaxy)
Gordon Soccerball shade.svg 61'
Beckham Soccerball shade.svg 90' (pen.)
Penalties
Giovane Soccerball shad check.svg
Yeung Soccerball shad check.svg
Baise Soccerball shad check.svg
Maxwell Soccerball shad check.svg
Li Soccerball shad check.svg
5–4Soccerball shad check.svg Beckham
Soccerball shade cross.svg Vanney
Soccerball shad check.svg Vagenas
Soccerball shad check.svg Xavier
Soccerball shad check.svg Gordon
Hong Kong Stadium, Hong Kong
Attendance: 14,060
Referee: Cheung Yim Yau

CASH 10th Anniversary Soccer Day

South China Invitation Team3 - 1 Manchester City
Giovane Soccerball shade.svg 27'
Baise Soccerball shade.svg 48'
Liang Soccerball shade.svg 71'
(HKFA Report)
(MCFC Report)
Hamann Soccerball shade.svg 15'
Hong Kong Stadium, Hong Kong
Attendance: 17,516
Referee: Ng Kai Lam

South China 2 - 1 Juventus
Itaparica Soccerball shade.svg 23'
Detinho Soccerball shade.svg 45'
(HKFA Report)
(Juventus.com)
Zebina Soccerball shade.svg 88'
Hong Kong Stadium, Hong Kong
Attendance: 17,516
Referee: Ng Chiu Kok

Transfer deals

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