Football

Offend it like Beckham: England star upsets Hong Kong

Offend it like Beckham: England star...

March 29

HONG KONG — David Beckham has scored an own goal on Facebook after upsetting Hong Kongers by lumping their city in with China — then annoyed mainlanders when he tried to fix his...

100,000 Chinese football fans to buy $34.85 million worth of hospitality packages for 2018 World Cup in Russia

100,000 Chinese football fans to buy ...

March 28

HONG KONG — Up to 100,000 football fans from China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macau are expected to buy about US$25 million (S$34.85 million) worth of hospitality packages to travel...

Asian Cup qualifiers: Lions hoping to break seven-game hoodoo against Bahrain

Asian Cup qualifiers: Lions hoping to...

March 27

SINGAPORE — The goal is to qualify Singapore for its first Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup in 33 years, but the Lions will face a tough first test on Tuesday night...