Mong Kok Stadium

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Lonely Planet review

Hong Kong has a fairly lively amateur soccer league. Games are played at the Happy Valley Sports Ground, a group of pitches inside the Happy Valley Racecourse, and at Mong Kok Stadium. For match schedules and venues, check the sports sections of the English-language newspapers or contact the Hong Kong Football Association (2712 9122; The big football event of the year is the Lunar New Year Cup , which is held on the first and fourth days of the Chinese New Year (late January/early February).