[Sports News]The Hong Kong Football Team played a friendly match against Singapore tonight (23rd).In the end, the Mong Kok field was full and the opponent was forced 1:1During the process, the offensive was not converted into goals under the dominance of the game. The only goal came from the opponent’s “own goal”. After the game, the head coach of the Hong Kong team expressed his disappointment with the result. Make a goal and never miss the “easy goal”.
The Hong Kong team, which adopted a pressing style of play, attacked on both wings many times in this battle, causing chaos in the Singapore penalty area, but failed to score a goal. In the 19th minute, they lost a corner kick and were hit by the opponent’s mainstay, Chen Hon-wai. However, Chen Hanwei scored an own goal in 42 minutes and the two teams drew 1:1 at halftime. The Hong Kong team made many shots in the second half but failed to pose a threat, and finally shook hands with Singapore.
After the game, the head coach of the Hong Kong team Anderson admitted that he was disappointed with the result: “It is never easy to deal with a defensive team. We created a lot of chances, but we have to score important goals. I am disappointed with today’s result. We need To improve is to make good decisions on offense and seize opportunities to score goals. Not every game allows us to create more than 10 chances, we have to learn from it and play smarter in the future to win games.”
Anderson also mentioned the Hong Kong team’s two friendly matches against Myanmar in Mong Kok half a year ago. The Hong Kong team won the first match behind closed doors 2:0, and the friendly match opened to spectators three days later played against Myanmar 0:0. He pointed out that the Hong Kong team faced the same situation due to poor grasp. He failed to win in front of the home fans twice in a row. When asked if the players were nervous about the home atmosphere, Anderson denied this and said he was satisfied with the audience and the atmosphere.
The Hong Kong team will be visiting Malaysia next Tuesday (28th). Andersen pointed out that the starting lineup will be slightly adjusted. There are more chances to play.
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The opponent’s backbone first scored and then the Oolonggang team forced to draw with Singapore at home
Picture: Mai Jingzhi, Li Zizheng
Text: He Ziyuan
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