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So farewell then…

On a day that Matt Clark made his final Red Lions appearance, the Red Lions also bowed out of the first half of the CPL season with a hard fought defeat at the hands of a spirited and determined Carnegies … Continue reading

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Red Lions secure 2nd place with solid display against Celts

Da Jia was a seriously hot place to be on Sunday. With several Lions having taken a weekend off in Kenting, which – it must be said – is more than likely where most other players would have preferred to … Continue reading

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Lions and Shane share the points in 8-goal thriller

Torrential rain failed to dampen what ended up being one of the most thrilling CPL games in years. With the momentum swinging direction more than once, the Lions went ahead twice, only to seemingly throw it all away before mounting … Continue reading

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Piss poor Red Lions clip Eagles wings – secure play-off spot

In broad picture terms, grinding out a win no matter what is championship winning form. In specific terms, however, the Red Lions will be feared by no team whatsoever after a performance that was toothless against 8-man Super Eagles. 8. … Continue reading

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Après la pluie, le beau temps

As Typhoon Songda swept past Taiwan, brushing its eastern coast on Saturday, dumping masses of rain on the island, you could have been forgiven for thinking that the game the following day would be cancelled. Many Lions assumed this to … Continue reading

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Mao and Kim Sun Il show extreme generosity as Lions come out on top (just)

It has been said that it is better to give than to receive, and the chairmen of both the Red Lions and Da An seemed to be taking these words at face value in the final few minutes of the … Continue reading

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Black Stars self destruct as Lions roar to victory

In a game between two teams that tried to look like giant Spanish teams, the Red Lions, in their resplendent red and white stripes, looking almost Atletico-esque, took on the league’s second placed team, Black Stars, playing in their Barca … Continue reading

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