Tuesday, 12 September 2017

Congratulations to Wai Ki



A few months ago I wrote a blog stating that I thought girls and women’s football in Hong Kong had turned the corner. We have had another example this week and many congratulations go to Hong Kong Women’s Representative Team player Wai Ki for getting a professional contract with Brisbane Roar in the Australian W – League. This is a fantastic achievement and I wish her well. Over the last few years I have taken pride in watching her and others in her cohort developing from players with enthusiasm and potential into really talented footballers. In that blog I highlighted how we had dominated the match against Singapore. Wai Ki was brilliant that day. I am so pleased that the girls and women are doing so well because their passion for the game is as intense as any male, as is their dedication and hard work.

This success is all the more remarkable when you consider that it’s only about five years ago that the HKFA took over the responsibility for girls and women’s football. We now spend many millions of dollars on developing this side of the game. To some people it’s not important but to me it is fundamental. Girls and women have just as much right as boys and men to play football and they derive an equal amount of benefit and pleasure from playing. Girls and women’s football is the fastest growing sport in the world and Hong Kong is at the forefront of this change. The phenomenal success of Coach Chan Yuen Ting and Referee Gigi Law are just two examples of Hong Kong’s preeminence.

Most of the credit for this transformation must go to our Women’s Football Manager, Betty Wong. She has been involved in football for a long time and I was delighted when she decided to join us fulltime in May 2013. Since then she has established girls youth leagues, a women’s league and HKRTs at U12, U14, U16, U18 as well as further enhancing the senior women’s team. Betty has done an amazing job and we are lucky to have her.

I hope that Wai Ki is the first of many ‘exports’ to professional women’s leagues because she will undoubtedly develop even more by training and playing at a higher level. This can only be good for us moving forward. It will not be easy for her either personally or professionally and we should give her as much support as possible.

When I eventually look back on my time in Hong Kong I know that the growth of the women’s game, and the improvements we have made, will be one of the things that gives me most satisfaction. Good luck Wai KI, do yourself and Hong Kong proud.


Mark Sutcliffe, CEO September 2017


18 comments:

  1. http://www.thestar.com.my/sport/football/2017/09/29/vingada-shifts-focus-to-hk-after-travel-ban/

    Malaysia are avoiding their visit to Pyongyang again. If their Foreign Ministry keep issuing travel bans to North Korea, then they will never visit Pyongyang.

    If Malaysia are not going, then Hong Kong should not go. Since USA has also banned all its citizens from visiting North Korea, then why have HK govt not done the same?

    Allan

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Assalamualaikum wrb,
      saya Rahman saputrah, niat saya hanya ingin berbagi kebaikan khusus kepada orang yang mengalami kesusahan,percaya tidak percaya semua kembali pada pembaca postingan saya, awalnya saya seorang pengusaha yang bisa dibilang sukses, tapi banyak yang tidak suka kalau saya sukses,dan akhirnya bisnis saya bangkrut dan saya sempat jadi Pengangguran kurang lebih 1tahun saya punya anak 3 dan masih kecil2,saya sempat putus asa dan tidak tau mau berbuat apa, tapi setiap saya melihat anak saya, Saya merasa kasian, dan kemarin tampa disengaja ada Teman saya memberi saran dia menyarangkan saya untuk menghubungi Mbah Jonoseuh, beliau memberikan bantuan Pesugihan, awalnya sih saya ragu tapi mau nggak mau saya beranikan diri mencoba bantuan dari Mbah Jonoseuh. Dan syukur Alhamdulillah dengan bantuan pesugihan beliau saya sekarang bisa sukses kembali, terimah kasih Mbah. berkat Mbah saya bisa sukses kembali,ini pengalaman pribadi saya khusus bagi teman2 yang sempat baca dan punya masalah silahkan hub Mbah Jonoseuh di nomor 082344445588 dan pasti beliau bisa meringankan semuah permasalahan yang anda hadapi untuk saat ini,
      Jenis Bantuan (Mbah Jonoseuh)
      1. PESUGIHAN PUTIH (TANPA TUMBAL) 2. TRANSFER JANIN
      3. ANGKA TOGEL
      4. PELET
      5. SANTET
      6. UANG GHAIB
      7. PESUGIHAN TUYUL..
      Adapun bagi yang minat
      Minyak (GAHARU) asli indonesia. silakan telpon langsung Mbah Jonoseuh.
      Dan terimah kasih kepada yang punya room ini karna saya sempat berbagi pengalaman dan mudah2han bisa membantu,

      Delete
    2. HOW I BECAME A VICTOR AFTER SO MANY FAILED ATTEMPT OF GETTING A LOAN.

      I feel so blessed and fulfilled. I've been reluctant in applying for a loan i heard about online because everything seems too good to be true, but i was convinced & shocked when my friend at my place of work got a loan from Progresive Loan INC. & we both confirmed it and i also went ahead to apply, today am a proud owner of my company and making money for my family and a happy mom. Well i'm Annie Joe by name from Pauls Valley, Oklahoma. As a single mom with three kids it was hard to get a job that could take care of me and my kids and I had so much bills to pay and to make it worst I had bad credit so i couldn't obtain a loan from any bank. I had an ideal to start a business as an hair stylist but had no capital to start, Tried all type of banks but didn't work out until I was referred by my co-worker to a godsent lender advertising to give a loan at 2% interest rate. I sent them a mail using their official email address (progresiveloan@yahoo.com) and I got a reply immediately and my loan was approved, and I was directed to the Bank site where I withdrawed my loan directly to my account. To cut the story short am proud of my hair stylist company and promise to testify to the world how my life was transformed.. If you are in need of any kind of loan, i advise you contact Progresive Loan INC and be financially lifted Email: progresiveloan@yahoo.com OR Call/Text +1(603) 786-7565


      Delete


    3. I Lost my Money to scammers but not anymore

      Well, who would have believed this. When I saw a comment

      by one Allison babara, I thought it was one of the Scammers

      ways to convince someone. Looking at his comment, I saw

      an element of doubt since he was telling stories. Well I did it

      50/50 which means I can’t lose my money to any scammer

      again. I contacted the email on the testimony of Allison?

      Babara (securehackers01@gmail.com) and I was

      replied immediately. I was shocked but I didn’t lose my stand.

      I asked them to give me proof to be sure they are not

      scammers like others that I have met before and they sent me

      a proof. Then I requested to get my card which they sent to

      me in Germany in just 3 days. Am happy now because I have?

      recovered my cash I lost to scammers. My first withdrawal?

      was $10,000 and I couldn’t believe my eyes until I confirmed?

      their word which says that I can withdraw up $63,000 in a

      month. secureblankatmSolution? are real because I got my?

      card in just 3 days when I requested for one. Contact their

      mail (securehackers01@gmail.com ) for yours. They

      didn’t scam me.

      Morris mabel is my name and if you are scared, please reach

      me through my mail dasinator02@gmail.com

      Delete
    4. ◾PROTOCOL SHIELDERS◾
      HELLO,

      I am COREY RODRIGUEZ by name,
      the only CEO of protocol-cyber-shield-hackers.
      In this message, we will explain how you can almost avoid SCAMMERS and stay safe, plus how our organization works.

      Read it carefully!!
      Its reading will not take more than 10mins.

      We kindly URGE you to not respond without have read the entire text. Those who mail without have read everything, ask questions that are answered here!!

      ⚠️WARNING:

      MOST HACKERS YOU SEE HERE ARE FAKES
      AND SIMULTANEOUSLY INCONGRUOUS !!.
      It tears US up as we have received bitter emails of Jobs attempts proposals from most clients with hacking issues but never got it done and lost a lot in the process,
      EXAMPLES OF LOSSES ARE:
      ➡️BINARY FUNDS,
      ➡️INVESTMENTS,
      ➡️LARGE SCALE FUNDS,
      ➡️PROPERTIES,
      ➡️STONES(JEWELRIES) etc....

      all scammed by uncertified and fake hackers(impersonation) like most you see here, which is disappointingly inadequate,
      leaving their mess for us to deal with eventually (WE DON'T MEAN TO BRAG ABOUT THAT).

      SCAMMERS DONT PITTY ON YOU AND BY THE TIME YOU KNOW IT,YOU'VE GONE TOO DEEP BEING RIPPED OFF THROUGH DIVERSE TRICKY MEANS,PLEASE BE WISE ENOUGH TO PAY ATTENTION TO THIS ARTICLE AS YOU READ THROUGH IT.
      HOW WOULD YOU KNOW??

      You won't know until you fall a Victim but can be attentive to potential danger, error or harm if you take note of these:

      1, you see uncertified email accounts carrying numberings like
      "iamhacklord1232@(gmail,yahoo or hotmailDOTcom"
      pls flee from them, BIG SCAMMERS.
      They take your money and never do your job!!

      2, you see posts like "do you need to spy on spouse?"
      All fake!
      just a way to lure you toward getting ripped OFF!.

      3, posting fake testimonies and comments to trick you into feeling save and secured.
      Pls endeavour to ignore!!

      🛑NOTE: beware as we urge you not to make respond to any "IVAN HONG,PETER SANTOS,MONICA HART...(impersonating with our post pretending to work for us)
      WE ONLY HAVE 2 EMAILS WHICH ARE LISTED BELOW THIS ARTICLE TO ATTEND TO YOU VARIOUS MANNER OF CYBER MISHAPS.

      ◾VERY IMPORTANT ◾

      For years now, We've helped organizations secure data base, so many sites USES US AS SECURITY BACK UP TEAM BECAUSE OF OUR METHODS OF HANDLING CYBER MISHAPS.
      🆗"CLEAR CRIMINAL RECORDS"
      🆗"iPhone HACK"
      🆗"BINARY RETRIEVAL" AND LOT MORE BEEN DONE IN SHORT TIMING!

      these are significant EXPERIENCES & RECORDS a good and effectively fully recognized organization must firmly ascertain.

      ◾OUR "AIMS" HERE ◾
      Are:
      1◾to assign a qualified agent of specific rank to particularly any sort of cyber issues you intend dealing with in short and accurate timing.

      2◾ to screen in real hackers (gurus only) in need of job with or without a degree, to speed up the availability of time given for Job contracts given to us.!!

      Thus an online binary decoding exam will be set for those who seeks employment under the teams Establishment.
      write us on:
      ◾Protocolhacks@gmail.com or
      ◾Cybershieldnotch@gmail.com

      COREY ROD,
      SIGNED...!
      Thank you!!!

      Delete
  2. This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.

    ReplyDelete
  3. Dear Allan,
    I'm afraid I can't answer on behalf of the HK SAR Government. It's up to them to ban citizens from travelling to North Korea. I guess it's a very difficult situation in a political sense.
    It's also difficult in a football sense for the AFC. They have to try and maintain the integrity of the competition. This is already difficult because matches are being played out of sequence. Lebanon has already played in North Korea ad only drew so they could claim it is unfair if Malaysia and subsequently Hong Kong didn't have to travel there. Quite frankly it's a mess. For our part we are monitoring the situation carefully. If the safety and security of our players, coaches and administrators cannot be guaranteed come next March we will not be going.
    Regards,
    Mark

    ReplyDelete
    Replies
    1. Awalnya aku hanya mencoba main togel akibat adanya hutang yang sangat banyak dan akhirnya aku buka internet mencari aki yang bisa membantu orang akhirnya di situ lah aku bisa meliat nmor nya AKI NAWE terus aku berpikir aku harus hubungi AKI NAWE meskipun itu dilarang agama ,apa boleh buat nasip sudah jadi bubur,dan akhirnya aku menemukan seorang aki.ternyata alhamdulillah AKI NAWE bisa membantu saya juga dan aku dapat mengubah hidup yang jauh lebih baik berkat bantuan AKI NAWE dgn waktu yang singkat aku sudah membuktikan namanya keajaiban satu hari bisa merubah hidup ,kita yang penting kita tdk boleh putus hasa dan harus berusaha insya allah kita pasti meliat hasil nya sendiri. siapa tau anda berminat silakan hubungi AKI NAWE Di Nmr 085--->"218--->"379--->''259 atau klik dibawah PESUGIHAN TAMPA TUMBAL .
      .

      Delete
  4. Dear Mark,

    I think you need to speak more to the press about this messy affair and put pressure on AFC to resolve it properly. The press are only talking about the booing of the national anthem, you should try to shift their focus.

    Regards,

    Allan

    ReplyDelete
  5. Saya sangat bersyukur kepada Ibu Iskandar Lestari karena telah memberi saya pinjaman sebesar Rp700.000.000,00 saya telah berhutang selama bertahun-tahun sehingga saya mencari pinjaman dengan sejarah kredit nol dan saya telah ke banyak rumah keuangan untuk meminta bantuan namun semua menolak saya karena rasio hutang saya yang tinggi dan sejarah kredit rendah yang saya cari di internet dan tidak pernah menyerah saya membaca dan belajar tentang ISKANDAR LESTARI LOAN FIRM di salah satu blog saya menghubungi Mrs Iskandar Lestari konsultan kredit via email:(iskandalestari.kreditpersatuan@gmail.com) dengan keyakinan bahwa pinjaman saya diberikan pada awal tahun 2017 dan harapan datang lagi, kemudian saya menyadari bahwa tidak semua perusahaan pinjaman di blog benar-benar palsu karena semua hautang finansial saya telah diselesaikan, sekarang saya memiliki nilai yang sangat besar dan usaha bisnis yang patut ditiru, saya tidak dapat mempertahankan ini untuk diri saya jadi saya harus memulai dengan membagikan kesaksian perubahan hidup ini yang dapat Anda hubungi Ibu Iskandar via email: (iskandalestari.kreditpersatuan@gmail.com)atau melalui dia BBM INVITE:{D8980E0B} facebook (www.facebook.com/iskandar.lesteri.7)
    Website: (iskandarlestari.wordpress.com)
    Calls Only ::{+16264653418}
    WhatsApp Only::{+33753893351}

    ReplyDelete
  6. Assalamualaikum Wr Wb



    Kami percaya pada Kepercayaan, Ketulusan dan standar hidup yang baik, setiap orang memiliki hak untuk menjadi kuat secara finansial, itulah alasan kami membantu Orang-orang dengan Pinjaman, untuk memungkinkan Anda menyelesaikan semua masalah keuangan Anda dan memiliki kehidupan yang lebih baik lagi, kami meminjamkan Anda berapa pun jumlah yang Anda inginkan dengan suku bunga yang sangat rendah, negara atau lokasi Anda tidak menjadi masalah jika Anda menginginkan kehidupan yang lebih baik bagi keluarga Anda dan Anda ingin menjadi stabil secara finansial dan bebas utang.


    Hubungi kami hari ini dengan.
    Perusahaan: KELOMPOK KEUANGAN KREDIT
    E-mail: (creditfinancialgroup01@gmail.com)
    BBM INVITES: {DDA46523}

    ReplyDelete
  7. kesaksian nyata dan kabar baik !!!

    Nama saya mohammad, saya baru saja menerima pinjaman saya dan telah dipindahkan ke rekening bank saya, beberapa hari yang lalu saya melamar ke Perusahaan Pinjaman Dangote melalui Lady Jane (Ladyjanealice@gmail.com), saya bertanya kepada Lady jane tentang persyaratan Dangote Loan Perusahaan dan wanita jane mengatakan kepada saya bahwa jika saya memiliki semua persyaratan bahwa pinjaman saya akan ditransfer kepada saya tanpa penundaan

    Dan percayalah sekarang karena pinjaman rp11milyar saya dengan tingkat bunga 2% untuk bisnis Tambang Batubara saya baru saja disetujui dan dipindahkan ke akun saya, ini adalah mimpi yang akan datang, saya berjanji kepada Lady jane bahwa saya akan mengatakan kepada dunia apakah ini benar? dan saya akan memberitahu dunia sekarang karena ini benar

    Anda tidak perlu membayar biaya pendaftaran, biaya lisensi, mematuhi Perusahaan Pinjaman Dangote dan Anda akan mendapatkan pinjaman Anda

    untuk lebih jelasnya hubungi saya via email: mahammadismali234@gmail.com
    dan hubungi Dangote Loan Company untuk pinjaman Anda sekarang melalui email Dangotegrouploandepartment@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  8. Apakah Anda masuk daftar hitam? Berjuang untuk mendapatkan pinjaman pribadi? Apakah aplikasi Anda telah DITOLAK karena Skor Kredit Rendah? Lebih dari COMMITTED? Keterjangkauan? Tetapi Anda tahu Anda dapat membayar pinjaman ini. Pinjaman Disetujui dalam 12 jam, Anda dapat mengirim email kepada kami di collinsguzmanfundings@gmail.com

    ReplyDelete
  9. I’m Charles David by name, i want to use this medium to alert all loan seekers to be very careful because there are scam everywhere, Few months ago I was financially strained, and due to my desperation I was scammed by several online lenders. I had almost lost hope until a friend of mine referred me to a very reliable lender called Dr Purva Pius ( A God fearing man) who lend me a loan of $237,000 under 72 working hours without any stress. I explain to the company by mail and all they told me was to cry no more because i will get my loan from this company and also i have made the right choice of contacting them i filled the loan application form and proceeded with all that was requested of me and to my shock I was given the loan, If you are in need of any kind of loan just contact him now via: {urgentloan22@gmail.com}

    ReplyDelete
  10. Hello Everybody,
    My name is Mrs Sharon Sim. I live in Singapore and i am a happy woman today? and i told my self that any lender that rescue my family from our poor situation, i will refer any person that is looking for loan to him, he gave me happiness to me and my family, i was in need of a loan of S$250,000.00 to start my life all over as i am a single mother with 3 kids I met this honest and GOD fearing man loan lender that help me with a loan of S$250,000.00 SG. Dollar, he is a GOD fearing man, if you are in need of loan and you will pay back the loan please contact him tell him that is Mrs Sharon, that refer you to him. contact Dr Purva Pius,via email:(urgentloan22@gmail.com) Thank you.

    BORROWERS APPLICATION DETAILS


    1. Name Of Applicant in Full:……..
    2. Telephone Numbers:……….
    3. Address and Location:…….
    4. Amount in request………..
    5. Repayment Period:………..
    6. Purpose Of Loan………….
    7. country…………………
    8. phone…………………..
    9. occupation………………
    10.age/sex…………………
    11.Monthly Income…………..
    12.Email……………..

    Regards.
    Managements
    Email Kindly Contact: (urgentloan22@gmail.com)

    ReplyDelete
  11. Nigeria, Ghana Turkey, France and Israel.My name is Mrs.Ramirez Cecilia, I am from Philippines. Have you been

    looking for a loan?Do you need an urgent personal or business loan?contact Fast Legitimate Loan Approval he

    help me with a loan of $78.000 some days ago after been scammed of $19,000 from a woman claiming to be a loan

    lender from Nigeria but i thank God today that i got my loan worth $78.000.Feel free to contact the company

    for a genuine financial Email:(creditloan11@gmail.com)

    ReplyDelete
  12. Saya sangat bersyukur kepada Ibu Iskandar Lestari karena telah memberi saya pinjaman sebesar Rp700.000.000,00 saya telah berhutang selama bertahun-tahun sehingga saya mencari pinjaman dengan sejarah kredit nol dan saya telah ke banyak rumah keuangan untuk meminta bantuan namun semua menolak saya karena rasio hutang saya yang tinggi dan sejarah kredit rendah yang saya cari di internet dan tidak pernah menyerah saya membaca dan belajar tentang CREDIT UNION DAYA LESTARI di salah satu blog saya menghubungi CREDIT UNION DAYA LESTARI konsultan kredit via email:(iskandalestari.kreditpersatuan@gmail.com) dengan keyakinan bahwa pinjaman saya diberikan pada awal tahun 2018 dan harapan datang lagi, kemudian saya menyadari bahwa tidak semua perusahaan pinjaman di blog benar-benar palsu karena semua hautang finansial saya telah diselesaikan, sekarang saya memiliki nilai yang sangat besar dan usaha bisnis yang patut ditiru, saya tidak dapat mempertahankan ini untuk diri saya jadi saya harus memulai dengan membagikan kesaksian perubahan hidup ini yang dapat Anda hubungi Ibu Iskandar via email:::(iskandalestari.kreditpersatuan@gmail.com)
    dia BBM INVITE:{D8980E0B}
    Calls Only ::{+12542276869}
    WhatsApp Only::{+33753893351}

    ReplyDelete
  13. Saya sangat bersyukur kepada Ibu Iskandar Lestari karena telah memberi saya pinjaman sebesar Rp700.000.000,00 saya telah berhutang selama bertahun-tahun sehingga saya mencari pinjaman dengan sejarah kredit nol dan saya telah ke banyak rumah keuangan untuk meminta bantuan namun semua menolak saya karena rasio hutang saya yang tinggi dan sejarah kredit rendah yang saya cari di internet dan tidak pernah menyerah saya membaca dan belajar tentang CREDIT UNION DAYA LESTARI di salah satu blog saya menghubungi CREDIT UNION DAYA LESTARI konsultan kredit via email:(iskandalestari.kreditpersatuan@gmail.com) dengan keyakinan bahwa pinjaman saya diberikan pada awal tahun 2017 dan harapan datang lagi, kemudian saya menyadari bahwa tidak semua perusahaan pinjaman di blog benar-benar palsu karena semua hautang finansial saya telah diselesaikan, sekarang saya memiliki nilai yang sangat besar dan usaha bisnis yang patut ditiru, saya tidak dapat mempertahankan ini untuk diri saya jadi saya harus memulai dengan membagikan kesaksian perubahan hidup ini yang dapat Anda hubungi Ibu Iskandar via email:::(iskandalestari.kreditpersatuan@gmail.com)
    dia BBM INVITE:{D8980E0B}
    Calls Only ::{+12542276869}
    WhatsApp Only::{+33753893351}

    ReplyDelete