2018–19 Hong Kong First Division League

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Hong Kong First Division
Season2018–19
Champions Happy Valley
Promoted Happy Valley
Rangers
Relegated Double Flower
Mutual
Matches played182
Goals scored673 (3.7 per match)
Top goalscorer Ndue Mujeci (Happy Valley)
(29 goals) [1]
Biggest home win Happy Valley 9–0 Mutual
(17 February 2019)
Biggest away win Metro Gallery 0–10 Happy Valley
(10 February 2019)
Highest scoring Metro Gallery 0–10 Happy Valley
(10 February 2019)
Longest winning run13 matches
Happy Valley
Longest unbeaten run18 matches
Happy Valley
Longest winless run22 matches
Mutual
Longest losing run14 matches
Mutual
2019–20

The 2018–19 Hong Kong First Division League was the 5th season of Hong Kong First Division since it became the second-tier football league in Hong Kong in 2014–15. [2] The season began on 9 September 2018 and ended on 12 May 2019.

Contents

Teams

Changes from last season

From First Division

Relegated to the Second Division

To First Division

Relegated from the Premier League

League table

PosTeamPldWDLGFGAGDPtsPromotion or relegation
1 Happy Valley (C, P)2622229814+8468Promotion to Premier League
2 HKFC 2619438519+6661
3 Rangers (P)2614935615+4151Promotion to Premier League [lower-alpha 1]
4 Wing Yee 2615565228+2450
5 Eastern District 26122125346+738
6 Sha Tin 26103134750333
7 Resources Capital 2695124141032
8 South China 26881040511132
9 Central & Western 2671094045531
10 Citizen 26861238531530
11 Wong Tai Sin 26841432683628
12 Metro Gallery 26661439763724
13 Double Flower (R)26641632865422Relegation to Second Division
14 Mutual (R)26242020816110
Updated to match(es) played on 12 May 2019. 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; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. Since Dreams FC decided to self-relegate due to lack of funds, Rangers were granted promotion.

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References

  1. "First Division Top Scorer". HKFA.
  2. "Hong Kong First Division". HKFA. Retrieved 26 August 2017.