Leung Chun Pong

Leung Chun Pong (Chinese: 梁振邦; Jyutping: loeng4 zan3 bong1, born 1 October 1986 in Hong Kong) is a Hong Kong professional footballer who currently plays as a midfielder for Hong Kong Premier League club Eastern.

Leung Chun Pong
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Personal information
Full name Leung Chun Pong
Date of birth (1986-10-01) 1 October 1986 (age 34)
Place of birth Hong Kong
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Position(s) Centre Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Eastern
Number 29
Youth career
2002–2004 Hong Kong 08
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2007 Citizen 45 (8)
2007–2009 Happy Valley 40 (4)
2009–2012 South China 38 (4)
2012–2013 Guangdong Sunray Cave 33 (5)
2014–2016 South China 34 (1)
2016– Eastern 56 (0)
National team
2001–2004 Hong Kong U20
2005–2009 Hong Kong U23 21 (1)
2006–2018 Hong Kong 54 (1)
Honours
Representing Hong Kong
East Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 2009 Hong Kong Football
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 October 2020
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 16 November 2018

BiographyEdit

ChildhoodEdit

He was graduated from CCC Hoh Fok Tong College and PLK Fong Wong Kam Cheun Primary School (A.M.) in Tuen Mun.

Club careerEdit

South ChinaEdit

Leung Chun Pong scored a goal to help South China win 3:1 at home to VB Sports Club and advance to the second round of the 2010 AFC Cup. On 30 May 2012, Leung Chun Pong decided to leave South China and developed his career in mainland China.[1]

Guangdong Sunray CaveEdit

On 12 June 2012, Leung Chun Pong moved to mainland China and signed a contract with China League One side Guangdong Sunray Cave. He made his debut for Guangdong Sunray Cave on 23 June 2012, in a 2–0 away win against Beijing Baxy.[2] On 30 June 2012, he scored his first goal in China League One in the match between Guangdong Sunray Cave and Shanghai East Asia F.C., where Guangdong Sunray Cave lost to Shanghai East Asia 1–2.[3]

International careerEdit

Leung Chun Pong's lung was infested after playing a friendly against India in October 2010 and had to be hospitalised in an isolated ward.[4] He recovered 2 days later and was released from hospital.[5]

On 28 July 2011, Leung Chun Pong was sent off in the 0:5 defeat by Saudi Arabia in the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification match.[6] Leung Chun Pong is suspended for two games for this red card and will have to miss two games in the 2011 Long Teng Cup.[7]

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of 21 March 2020

Club Performance League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Hong Kong League Senior Shield League Cup FA Cup Asia Total
2004–05 Citizen Hong Kong First Division 14 1 2 0 1 0 2 0 19 1
2005–06 14 3 1 0 3 1 2 1 20 5
2006–07 17 4 1 0 4 1 1 0 23 5
Citizen Total 45 8 4 0 8 2 5 1 0 0 62 11
2007–08 Happy Valley Hong Kong First Division 18 0 3 0 4 0 1 0 26 0
2008–09 22 4 1 0 1 0 1 0 25 4
Happy Valley Total 40 4 4 0 5 0 2 0 0 0 51 4
2009–10 South China Hong Kong First Division 11 2 2 0 0 0 7 1 20 3
2010–11 13 2 0 0 3 1 2 0 6 0 24 3
2011–12 14 0 3 0 2 0 1 0 20 0
South China Total 38 4 5 0 5 1 3 0 13 1 64 6
China League FA Cup Asia Total
2012 Sunray Cave China League One 12 3 0 0 12 3
2013 21 2 3 0 24 2
Sunray Cave Total 33 5 3 0 35 5
Hong Kong League Senior Shield League Cup FA Cup Asia Total
2013–14 South China Hong Kong First Division 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 7 0 16 0
2014–15 Hong Kong Premier League 14 1 1 0 4 0 3 0 9 0 31 1
2015–16 12 0 2 1 4 0 0 0 5 0 23 1
South China Total 34 1 3 1 8 0 4 0 21 0 70 2
2016–17 Eastern Hong Kong Premier League 13 0 1 0 2 1 4 0 20 1
2017–18 14 0 3 0 0 0 17 0
2018–19 18 0 2 0 1 0 21 0
2019–20 7 0 2 0 3 0 12 0
Eastern Total 52 0 8 0 6 1 4 0 70 1
Career Total 242 22 24 1 26 3 23 2 38 1 353 29

InternationalEdit

OverviewEdit

As of 16 November 2018
National team Year Apps Goals
Hong Kong 2006 5 0
2007 8 0
2008 1 0
2009 4 1
2010 6 0
2011 4 0
2012 4 0
2013 4 0
2014 6 0
2015 5 0
2016 3 0
2017 1 0
2018 3 0
Total 54 1

Hong Kong U-23Edit

As of 3 January 2010
# Date Venue Opponent Result Scored Competition
1 29 May 2005 Mong Kok Stadium, Hong Kong   Macau 8–1 0 2005 Hong Kong–Macau Interport
2 30 October 2005 Macau UST Stadium, Macau   North Korea 0–0 0 2005 East Asian Games
3 1 November 2005 Macau UST Stadium, Macau   China PR 0–2 0 2005 East Asian Games
4 3 November 2005 Macau UST Stadium, Macau   Macau 7–0 0 2005 East Asian Games
5 3 June 2006 Macau UST Stadium, Macau   Macau 0–0 0 2006 Hong Kong–Macau Interport
6 29 November 2006 Al-Gharrafa Stadium, Doha, Qatar   India 1–1 0 2006 Asian Games
7 3 December 2006 Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium, Doha, Qatar   Iran 1–2 0 2006 Asian Games
8 6 December 2006 Al-Gharrafa Stadium, Doha, Qatar   Maldives 1–0 0 2006 Asian Games
9 7 February 2007 National Stadium, Dhaka, Bangladesh   Bangladesh 3–0 0 2008 Summer Olympics qualification
10 14 February 2007 Hong Kong Stadium, Hong Kong   Bangladesh 0–1 0 2008 Summer Olympics qualification
11 28 February 2007 Olympic Stadium, Tokyo, Japan   Japan 0–3 0 2008 Summer Olympics qualification
12 28 March 2007 Mong Kok Stadium, Hong Kong   Malaysia 0–1 0 2008 Summer Olympics qualification
13 18 April 2007 MPPJ Stadium, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia   Malaysia 1–0 0 2008 Summer Olympics qualification
14 16 May 2007 Hong Kong Stadium, Hong Kong   Japan 0–4 0 2008 Summer Olympics qualification
15 6 June 2007 Abbasiyyin Stadium, Damascus, Syria   Syria 1–4 0 2008 Summer Olympics qualification
16 15 June 2008 Estádio Campo Desportivo, Macau   Macau 1–0 0 2008 Hong Kong–Macau Interport
17 20 June 2009 Mong Kok Stadium, Hong Kong   Macau 5–1 1 2009 Hong Kong–Macau Interport
18 4 December 2009 Siu Sai Wan Sports Ground, Hong Kong   South Korea 4–1 0 2009 East Asian Games
19 8 December 2009 Siu Sai Wan Sports Ground, Hong Kong   China PR 0–1 0 2009 East Asian Games
20 10 December 2009 Hong Kong Stadium, Hong Kong   North Korea 1–1 (4–2 PSO) 0 2009 East Asian Games
21 12 December 2009 Hong Kong Stadium, Hong Kong   Japan 1–1 (4–2 PSO) 0 2009 East Asian Games

Hong KongEdit

As of 16 November 2018
# Date Venue Opponent Result Scored Competition
1 12 August 2006 Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong   Singapore 1–2 0 Friendly
2 16 August 2006 Pakhtakor Markaziy Stadium, Tashkent, Uzbekistan   Uzbekistan 2–2 0 2007 AFC Asian Cup qualification
3 6 September 2006 Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong   Uzbekistan 0–0 0 2007 AFC Asian Cup qualification
4 11 October 2006 Al-Gharafa Stadium, Doha, Qatar   Qatar 0–2 0 2007 AFC Asian Cup qualification
5 15 November 2006 Mong Kok Stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong   Bangladesh 2–0 0 2007 AFC Asian Cup qualification
6 1 June 2007 Gelora Bung Karno Stadium, Jakarta, Indonesia   Indonesia 0–3 0 Friendly
7 10 June 2007 So Kon Po Recreation Ground, So Kon Po, Hong Kong   Macau 2–1 0 2007 Hong Kong–Macau Interport
8 19 June 2007 Estádio Campo Desportivo, Macau   Chinese Taipei 1–1 0 2008 EAFF Championship Preliminary
9 21 June 2007 Estádio Campo Desportivo, Macau   Guam 15–1 0 2008 EAFF Championship Preliminary
10 24 June 2007 Estádio Campo Desportivo, Macau   North Korea 0–1 0 2008 EAFF Championship Preliminary
11 21 October 2007 Gianyar Stadium, Gianyar, Indonesia   Timor-Leste 3–2 0 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification
12 28 October 2007 Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong   Timor-Leste 8–1 0 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification
13 10 November 2007 Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong   Turkmenistan 0–0 0 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification
14 19 November 2008 Macau UST Stadium, Macau   Macau 9–1 0 Friendly
15 14 January 2009 Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong   India 2–1 0 Friendly
16 23 August 2009 World Games Stadium, Kaohsiung, Taiwan   Chinese Taipei 4–0 0 2010 EAFF Championship Semi-finals
17 25 August 2009 World Games Stadium, Kaohsiung, Taiwan   North Korea 0–0 0 2010 EAFF Championship Semi-finals
18 27 August 2009 World Games Stadium, Kaohsiung, Taiwan   Guam 12–0 1 2010 EAFF Championship Semi-finals
19 7 February 2010 Olympic Stadium, Tokyo, Japan   South Korea 0–5 0 2010 East Asian Football Championship
20 11 February 2010 Olympic Stadium, Tokyo, Japan   Japan 0–3 0 2010 East Asian Football Championship
21 14 February 2010 Olympic Stadium, Tokyo, Japan   China PR 0–2 0 2010 East Asian Football Championship
22 3 March 2010 Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong   Yemen 0–0 0 2011 AFC Asian Cup qualification
23 4 October 2010 Balewadi Stadium, Pune, India   India 1–0 0 Friendly
24 17 November 2010 Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong   Paraguay 0–7 0 Friendly
25 3 June 2011 Siu Sai Wan Sports Ground, Siu Sai Wan, Hong Kong   Malaysia 1–1 0 Friendly
26 23 July 2011 Prince Mohamed bin Fahd Stadium, Dammam, Saudi Arabia   Saudi Arabia 0–3 0 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
27 28 July 2011 Siu Sai Wan Sports Ground, Siu Sai Wan, Hong Kong   Saudi Arabia 0–5 0 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
28 4 October 2011 Kaohsiung National Stadium, Kaohsiung, Taiwan   Chinese Taipei 6–0 0 2011 Long Teng Cup
29 29 February 2012 Mong Kok Stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong   Chinese Taipei 5–1 0 Friendly
30 1 June 2012 Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong   Singapore 1–0 0 Friendly
31 10 June 2012 Mong Kok Stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong   Vietnam 1–2 0 Friendly
32 18 August 2012 Jurong West Stadium, Singapore   Singapore 0–2 0 Friendly
33 4 June 2013 Mong Kok Stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong   Philippines 0–1 0 Friendly
34 15 October 2013 Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong   United Arab Emirates 0–4 0 2015 AFC Asian Cup qualification
35 15 November 2013 Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates   United Arab Emirates 0–4 0 2015 AFC Asian Cup qualification
36 19 November 2013 Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong   Uzbekistan 0–2 0 2015 AFC Asian Cup qualification
37 6 September 2014 Lạch Tray Stadium, Hai Phong, Vietnam   Vietnam 1–3 0 Friendly
38 9 September 2014 Hougang Stadium, Hougang, Singapore   Singapore 0–0 0 Friendly
39 10 October 2014 Mong Kok Stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong   Singapore 2–1 0 Friendly
40 14 October 2014 Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong   Argentina 0–7 0 Friendly
41 13 November 2014 Taipei Municipal Stadium, Taipei, Taiwan   North Korea 1–2 0 2015 EAFF East Asian Cup preliminary round 2
42 16 November 2014 Taipei Municipal Stadium, Taipei, Taiwan   Chinese Taipei 1–0 0 2015 EAFF East Asian Cup preliminary round 2
43 6 June 2015 Shah Alam Stadium, Selangor, Malaysia   Malaysia 0–0 0 Friendly
44 3 September 2015 Bao'an Stadium, Shenzhen, China   China PR 0–0 0 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification – AFC Second Round
45 7 November 2015 Mong Kok Stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong   Myanmar 5–0 0 Friendly
46 12 November 2015 National Football Stadium, Malé, Maldives   Maldives 1–0 0 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification – AFC Second Round
47 17 November 2015 Mong Kok Stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong   China PR 0–0 0 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification – AFC Second Round
48 11 October 2016 Mong Kok Stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong   Singapore 2–0 0 Friendly
49 9 November 2016 Mong Kok Stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong   Chinese Taipei 4–2 0 EAFF E-1 Football Championship 2017 Round 2
50 12 November 2016 Mong Kok Stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong   North Korea 0–1 0 EAFF E-1 Football Championship 2017 Round 2
51 28 March 2017 Camille Chamoun Sports City Stadium, Beirut, Lebanon   Lebanon 0–2 0 2019 AFC Asian Cup qualifying round - Third Round
52 27 March 2018 Kim Il-sung Stadium, Pyongyang, North Korea   North Korea 0–2 0 2019 AFC Asian Cup qualifying round - Third Round
53 11 October 2018 Mong Kok Stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong   Thailand 0–1 0 Friendly
54 16 November 2018 Taipei Municipal Stadium, Taipei, Taiwan   Mongolia 5–1 0 EAFF E-1 Football Championship 2019 Round 2

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Eastern

InternationalEdit

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Li Hang Wui
Hong Kong national under-23 football team captain
2008–2009
Succeeded by
Au Yeung Yiu Chung