2018/19 Hong Kong Top Footballer Awards “Rise Above”


Hong Kong Football Association (HKFA) announced today the public voting of “2018/19 Hong Kong Top Footballer Awards”, co-organized by Hong Kong Sports Press Association will begin at 9am on 12 April 2019. The annual major football event in Hong Kong aims to recognize and honor local players and coaches for their outstanding performance this season as well as to further enhance and promote football as a sport in Hong Kong. The results will be announced during the “2018/19 Hong Kong Top Footballer Awards Ceremony” on 22 May in which various awards will be presented including “Footballer of the Year”, “Hong Kong Top Footballers”, “Coach of the Year”, “Young Players of the Year”, “Most Favorite Player”, and the “Players’ Player of the Year” voted by all current registered players in Hong Kong Premier League. A newly presented award “Women’s Footballer of the Year”, voted by each team coach and team caption of Jockey Club Women's League (1st Division), will also be announced at that night.

The theme of the award this year is “Rise Above”. All the players and coaches will take the chance to review the season while the fans will witness the local football stars to be crowned during the awards ceremony.

The ceremony this year on 22 May will once again be broadcast live by on.cc, the exclusive online host broadcaster of the BOC Life Hong Kong Premier League this season as well as through the channel from Yahoo HK, our cooperative media partner, allowing all the local and overseas fans to enjoy the event together. The “ChelseaFC Soccer School (HK) x on.cc 2018-19 BOC Life Hong Kong Premier League Goal of the Season” and the “ChelseaFC Soccer School (HK) x on.cc 2018-19 BOC Life Hong Kong Premier League Save of the Season” organized by on.cc, will also be presented this year to commend the big shots of local football this season. All the awards will be unveiled during the ceremony.

By voting their favorite footballers and also writing down the reasons of being their supporters, the fans may win the opportunities to attend the ceremony on 22 May. HKFA will select 6 winners with the best comments to join the event and witness the shining moments of their beloved players.

The public voting will begin at 9am on 12 April 2019 until 11:59pm on 9 May 2019. Let’s vote for your favorite footballer stars!


Online voting: https://www.hkfa.com/en//vote

(Deadline: 23:59, 9 May 2019)