2017–18 Hong Kong Second Division League

The 2017–18 Hong Kong Second Division League was the 4th season of Hong Kong Second Division since it became the third-tier football league in Hong Kong in 2014–15.[2] The season began on 3 September 2017 and ended on 13 May 2018.

Hong Kong Second Division
Season2017-18
ChampionsHappy Valley
PromotedHappy Valley
Central & Western
RelegatedKwai Tsing
GFC Friends
Sai Kung
Fukien
Matches played182
Goals scored503 (2.76 per match)
Top goalscorerChung Man Ho (Central & Western)
Lam Wai Lok (Tuen Mun)
(14 goals) [1]
Biggest home winHappy Valley 5-0 Kwai Tsing
(8 October 2017)
Biggest away winWing Go Fu Moon 0-6 Happy Valley
(11 March 2018)
Highest scoringKowloon City 7-3 Tuen Mun
(13 May 2017)
Longest winning run8 matches
Happy Valley
Longest unbeaten run22 matches
Happy Valley
Longest winless run9 matches
Sai Kung
Longest losing run5 matches
Sai Kung
Fukien

TeamsEdit

Changes from last seasonEdit

From Second DivisionEdit

Promoted to First Division

Relegated to Third Division

To Second DivisionEdit

Relegated from First Division

Promoted from Third Division

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 Happy Valley (C, P) 26 19 6 1 58 16 +42 63 Promotion to First Division
2 Central & Western (P) 26 14 9 3 48 21 +27 51
3 Tuen Mun 26 14 4 8 34 35 −1 46
4 Sun Source 26 14 2 10 48 44 +4 44
5 Wing Go Fu Moon 26 12 3 11 35 42 −7 39
6 Sham Shui Po 26 9 11 6 36 24 +12 38
7 Kowloon City 26 10 6 10 43 42 +1 36
8 Kwong Wah 26 10 4 12 34 31 +3 34
9 Yau Tsim Mong 26 9 3 14 29 44 −15 30
10 Lucky Mile 26 6 8 12 38 43 −5 26[a]
11 Kwai Tsing (R) 26 6 8 12 27 42 −15 26[a] Relegation to Third Division
12 GFC Friends (R) 26 7 3 16 25 48 −23 24[b]
13 Sai Kung (R) 26 6 6 14 28 45 −17 24[b]
14 Fukien (R) 26 5 9 12 20 26 −6 24[b]
Updated to match(es) played on 13 May 2018. Source: Hong Kong Football Association
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head points; 3) Head-to-head goal difference; 4) Head-to-head goals scored; 5) Goal difference; 6) Goals scored; 7) Fair-play points; 8) Drawing lots
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Lucky Mile wins head-to-head against Kwai Tsing
  2. ^ a b c GFC Friends wins head-to-head against Fukien and Sai Kung

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Second Division Top Scorer". HKFA.
  2. ^ "Hong Kong Second Division". HKFA. Retrieved 26 August 2017.