2016–17 Hong Kong First Division League

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Hong Kong First Division League
Season2016–17
Champions Sun Hei
PromotedNone
Relegated Kwai Tsing
Yau Tsim Mong
Matches played182
Goals scored764 (4.2 per match)
Top goalscorer Caleb Ekwegwo (Wong Tai Sin)
(41 goals)
Biggest home win Citizen 8-1 Yau Tsim Mong
(5 November 2016) Tung Sing 9-2 Eastern District
(14 May 2017)
Biggest away win Yau Tsim Mong 0-9 Eastern District
(10 September 2016)
Yau Tsim Mong 0–9 Wong Tai Sin
(4 December 2016)
Highest scoring Kwai Tsing 5-7 Wing Yee
(11 September 2016)
Longest winning run10 matches
Sun Hei
Longest unbeaten run26 matches
Sun Hei
Longest winless run22 matches
Yau Tsim Mong
Longest losing run16 matches
Yau Tsim Mong
2017–18

The 2016–17 Hong Kong First Division League was the 3rd season of Hong Kong First Division League since it became the second-tier football league in Hong Kong in 2014–15.

Contents

Teams

Changes from last season

From First Division League

Promoted to Hong Kong Premier League

Relegated to Second Division League

To First Division League

Relegated from Premier League

Promoted from Second Division League

League table

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsPromotion or relegation
1 Sun Hei [lower-alpha 1] (C)2623309022+6872
2 Wong Tai Sin [lower-alpha 1] 26232110230+7271
3 Wing Yee 2617458049+3155
4 Sha Tin 2613585132+1944
5 Double Flower 26124104845+340
6 Citizen 2696115762533
7 Kwun Tong 2679103037730
8 Eastern District 2693144453930
9 Resources Capital 26861240622230
10 Tung Sing 26921566771129
11 Metro Gallery 26671344551125
12 Wan Chai 26811745631825
13 Kwai Tsing (R)26571443682522Relegation to Second Division
14 Yau Tsim Mong (R)263122241098510
Updated to match(es) played on 14 May 2017. Source: Hong Kong Football Association
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head points; 3) Head-to-head goal difference; 4) Head-to-head goals scored; 5) Goal difference; 6) Goals scored; 7) Fair-play points; 8) Drawing lots
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. 1 2 Sun Hei and Wong Tai Sin both won the right to be promoted to the Hong Kong Premier League but declined. [1]

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