2008/09 HKFA Sheffield United FA Cup

2009-04-17




The Hong Kong Football Association (HKFA) today announced that a title sponsorship deal of the 2008/2009 FA Cup, was confirmed with Chengdu Blades FC Ltd again.

Mr. Brian Leung, Chairman of Hong Kong Football Association, and Mr. Hui Wentao and Mr. Kevin McCabe, had formally signed the sponsorship agreement and conducted the fixture drawing in the Press Conference.

Prize money of Sheffield United FA Cup is HKD$100,000. Also, there will be two individual awards for the Top Soccer and the Best Player of the tournament, each of them will be awarded HKD$5,000.

The HKFA Sheffield United FA Cup will commence on 12 May 2009. The distribution of Prize Money is as follows: - 

   Prize Money  Total Amount
 Champion  $100,000.00  $100,000.00
 1st Runners-up  $30,000.00  $30,000.00
 Knock-out in the Semi-Finals (2 teams)  $15,000.00  $30,000.00
 Knock-out in the Preliminary (11 teams)  $ 5,000.00  $55,000.00
 Top Scorer Award  $ 5,000.00  $ 5,000.00
 Best Player Award  $ 5,000.00  $ 5,000.00
 Total Prize Money    $225,000.00

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