Hong Kong Premier League: Eastern and R&F miss out on title in final day drama

“We’re on the way,” sang the Eastern fans who had climbed Caroline Hill, adding echoes of Hong Kong football’s 1970s heyday to a thrilling final day of the 2019/20 Hong Kong Premier League season.Ultimately, those intrepid supporters were wrong and the title was on the way to Kitchee for a fourth time in six years.Neither Eastern nor R&F, who both stood a chance of winning the league on the final day, could finish any of the host of chances that the game threw up – especially in a dramatic last…

Hong Kong Premier League: Eastern and R&F miss out on title in final day drama
“We’re on the way,” sang the Eastern fans who had climbed Caroline Hill, adding echoes of Hong Kong football’s 1970s heyday to a thrilling final day of the 2019/20 Hong Kong Premier League season.Ultimately, those intrepid supporters were wrong and the title was on the way to Kitchee for a fourth time in six years.Neither Eastern nor R&F, who both stood a chance of winning the league on the final day, could finish any of the host of chances that the game threw up – especially in a dramatic last…