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Young West Ham squad focused on attacking talents

May 28, 2015: Mark Phillips believes his young West Ham side might have “too many” attacking players at this week’s HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens, which marks the club’s first appearance at Hong Kong Football Club since 2012.   The Hammers won the third-tier Plate under Ian Hendon three years ago, having reached the Cup semi-finals […]

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Newcastle arrive in Hong Kong buoyed by Premier League survival

May 27, 2015: Peter Beardsley said his Newcastle squad have arrived in Hong Kong for this week’s HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens in buoyant mood after watching their first team secure their Premier League status.   Newcastle beat West Ham 2-0 at St James’ Park on the final day of the season to ensure the club […]

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Cowans hopes Sherwood feel-good factor can inspire Villa

Hong Kong; May 25, 2015: Aston Villa U-21 coach Gordon Cowans says his side will “do their utmost” to win this week’s HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens at Hong Kong Football Club, where Sunday’s knockout stage will be held the day after Tim Sherwood’s first team face Arsenal in the FA Cup final.   Villa’s season […]

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BTS, Kitchee, APSS and hosts HKFC among Junior Cup and Plate finalists

May 25, 2015: Sun Pegasus will take on Asia Pacific Soccer Schools (APSS) in the U-12 Cup final at the HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens on Sunday afternoon after securing their places in last weekend’s HKFC Citibank Junior Soccer Sevens, which attracted 80 teams.   The last of four age-group competitions, the U-12 category was held […]

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Bridges believes USRC’s Brazilians set the standard for Masters

May 22, 2015: Michael Bridges believes USRC – BTS and their core of current and former Brazilian pros will set “the standard” in the Masters Tournament at next week’s HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens, which kicks off on Friday evening.   Bridges, 36, and England legend Peter Beardsley will represent Wallsend Boys Club for a second […]

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Stoke include youth internationals; brace for Atletico Madrid challenge

May 20, 2015: Glyn Hodges has selected a Stoke City U-21 squad “sprinkled with talent” for next week’s HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens at Hong Kong Football Club, where The Potters will face fellow first-timers Atletico Madrid in Saturday’s group stage.   Hodges’ charges include 17-year-old midfielder Ollie Shenton, who was called up to the England […]

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Beardsley says Newcastle “would love to lift the Cup again”

May 5, 2015: Peter Beardsley has pinpointed rising star Callum Roberts and 6-foot 4-inch Tom Heardman as key players for Newcastle United at the 16th HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens, which will be held at Hong Kong Football Club from May 29-31.   Newcastle won the Cup on their tournament debut in 2012, lost to Leicester […]

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Citibank All Stars, Wallsend, Nottingham Forest and USRC top Masters seeds

April 10, 2015: England-based teams Citibank All Stars, Wallsend Boys Club and Nottingham Forest Mobsters, and Hong Kong side USRC (United Services Recreational Club) are the top four seeds in the 10-team Masters Tournament at next month’s HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens.   Kitchee All Stars from Hong Kong will make their tournament debut in the […]

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Wellington Phoenix, Shanghai SIPG join newcomers at 2015 Soccer Sevens

April 8, 2015: Wellington Phoenix of New Zealand and fast-rising Chinese club Shanghai SIPG will make their tournament debuts at this year’s HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens, which will be held at Hong Kong Football Club from May 29-31.   Hong Kong champions Kitchee will also represent a strong Asia-Pacific presence looking to challenge English domination […]

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Spanish champions Atletico Madrid to debut at HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens

April 1, 105: Reigning Spanish champions Atletico Madrid will make their tournament debut at this year’s HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens, which will be held at Hong Kong Football Club from May 29-31. Atletico, Spain’s third-best supported club after Real Madrid and Barcelona, will be the first Spanish club to compete in the annual seven-a-side tournament, […]

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Stoke City, West Ham, Newcastle lead English challenge at 2015 Soccer Sevens

March 30, 2015: Stoke City will make their tournament debut at the HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens from May 29-31, when ‘The Potters’ will be one of five English Premier League clubs participating at Hong Kong Football Club. West Ham United, boasting one of England’s most successful academies, will compete for the first time since 2012, […]

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Barker doubles up as young Manchester City stars beat Kitchee

Hong Kong, 25 May 2014 – England U-18 winger Brandon Barker scored two sensational second-half goals as Manchester City came from behind to beat Hong Kong champions Kitchee 2-1 in a dramatic Cup final at the HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens. Manchester City had earlier come from behind to beat Sunderland 3-2 after extra-time of a […]

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Johnson, Grealish lead the way as Aston Villa set “out to win”

Hong Kong, 24 May 2014 – Daniel ‘DJ’ Johnson, the 2012 Player of the Tournament, scored four goals to help five-time winners Aston Villa record three straight 2-0 wins and top Group D at the HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens, with their last win over Leicester City pushing the defending champions into the Plate. HKFA U-21 […]

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Mols, Goram save the day as Rangers Legend kick off Masters defence

Hong Kong, 23 May 2014 – Former Netherlands striker Michael Mols scored a late winner as Rangers Legends kicked off the defence of their Masters title at the HKFC Citibank Soccer Sevens with a hard-fought 1-0 win over local side Kowloon Cricket Club. KCC, boosted by Scottish guest stars Pat Nevin and James Grady, came […]

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