Michael Luk plays for Sun Hei
|Full name||Michael Chi Ho Luk|
|Date of birth||22 August 1986|
|Place of birth||Hong Kong|
|Height||1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)|
|Playing position||Defender/ Midfielder|
|Current club||South China|
|2003–2004||North York Azzuri|
|2006–2007||St. John's Red Storm|
|2008||Newark Ironbound Express||1||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 March 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).
Michael Chi Ho Luk (traditional Chinese: 陸志豪; simplified Chinese: 陆志豪; Mandarin Pinyin: Lù Zhìháo; Jyutping: luk6 zi3 hou4; born 22 August 1986) is a Hong Kong footballer. He is playing for Hong Kong First Division League club South China as Defender or Midfielder. He also holds a Canadian passport.
Michael Luk started his football career in Ontario Football club Woodbridge Strikers in 2002 and he moved to North York Azzuri in 2003. His performance attracted national team coach and played for Canada U-17 in this season.
Between 2005 and 2008, Luk played for St. John's Red Storm. He mostly played as Defender in the team but he also played games as Midfielder. He studied in Winthrop University after his high school education, and he continued his career in Winthrop Eagles soccer team.
Luk played for Premier Development League club Newark Ironbound Express in 2008 and Toronto Lynx in 2009. Toronto Lynx set him as one of main players and he was given the number 10 shirt upon his arrival Toronto. He scored his first goal of formal competition in the league match against Fort Wayne Fever in Edelweiss Park on 11 July 2009.
Nanchang Bayi offered Luk a trial for the first team in June 2010 and since he was born in Hong Kong the Chinese Football Association counted him as a local player. However, Nanchang Hengyuan abandoned Luk after Asqar Jadigerov joined the team.
Michael Luk came back to Hong Kong and had a trial in Sun Hei in South Central China in August 2010. He passed the trial and moved to the first team for 2010–11 season. On 7 September 2010, Luk made his professional career debut, as a substitute for Chao Pengfei in a 3–0 victory at home to Tai Chung.
Luk scored his first goal of his professional career by a long-range volley shoot on the 2nd-minute of the league match against Citizen on 17 October 2010. He also finished his first hat-trick of his senior career by another two goals on the 56th-minute by direct free kick and the 64th-minute by penalty. At the end, it is theatrical that Sun Hei lost the game by 4–5.
After a year flawless performance, Luk was handed number 10 shirt, last worn by captain Chan Yiu Lun, and was planned as leading player in 2011–12 season. Luk was start player in opening match of 100th First Division League season drew defending Kitchee on 3 September 2011.
Michael Luk was selected by Canada U-17 men's national soccer team for friendlies against United States and Jamaica in 2003. He played 5 matches in this year with one start-up chance but had no score. Canada did not win these 5 matches.
- As of 9 May 2013
|Club performance||League||Cup||League Cup||Continental||Total|
|USA||League||Open Cup||League Cup||North America||Total|
|Hong Kong||League||FA Cup & Shield||League Cup||Asia||Total|
|2010–11||Sun Hei||First Division||18||4||3||0||1||0||—||22||4|
|2012–13||South China||First Division||12||2||8||1||0||0||—||20||3|
- As of 13 April 2012
|Canada U17 appearances and goals|
|1||19 February 2003||Arnett Park, Kingston, Jamaica||Jamaica||0–2||0||Friendly|
|2||21 February 2003||Prison Oval, Spanish Town, Jamaica||Jamaica||1–1||0||Friendly|
|3||23 February 2003||Railway Oval, Kingston, Jamaica||Jamaica||0–0||0||Friendly|
|4||11 July 2003||Macalester College, Bloomington, Minnesota, United States||United States||0–2||0||Friendly|
|5||13 July 2003||National Sports Center, Blaine, Minnesota, United States||United States||1–3||0||Friendly|
- As of 9 December 2012
|Hong Kong appearances and goals|
|1||14 November 2012||Shah Alam Stadium, Shah Alam, Malaysia||Malaysia||1–1||0||Friendly|
|2||1 December 2012||Mong Kok Stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong||Guam||2–1||0||2013 EAFF East Asian Cup Preliminary Competition Round 2|
|3||7 December 2012||Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong||Chinese Taipei||2–0||0||2013 EAFF East Asian Cup Preliminary Competition Round 2|
|4||9 December 2012||Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong||North Korea||0–4||0||2013 EAFF East Asian Cup Preliminary Competition Round 2|
- Profile in St. John's Red Storm
- Michael Luk's Matches, CanadaSoccer.com
- (traditional Chinese (HK)) 老竇力撐陸志豪決心追夢, Oriental Daily News, 23 October 2010
- Winthrop men advance to Big South semis, Winthrop Athletics, 14 November 2009
- Winthrop men's soccer team plays William & Mary in NCAA tournament, The Herald, 18 November 2008
- Result of 2009 PDL game between Toronto Lynx and Fort Wayne Fever, Rocket Robin, 11 July 2009
- (simplified Chinese) 南昌非法运营被禁用八一 中超再现职业联赛一窘境, Sina, 24 June 2010
- (simplified Chinese) 南昌引援锁定中亚劲旅国脚 冲超功勋外援有望回归, Sina, 14 July 2010
- (traditional Chinese (HK)) 天水圍改赴泰國集訓, Ta Kung Pao, 15 August 2010
- Match Results: 1st Division Sun Hei 3:0 Tai Chung 7 September 2010, Hong Kong Football Association, 7 September 2010
- bma First Division Sun Hei 3:0 Tai Chung, Hong Kong Football Association, 7 September 2010
- bma First Division Sun Hei 4:5 Citizen, Hong Kong Football Association, 17 October 2010
- (traditional Chinese (HK)) 本地甲足聯晨曦4:5公民, i-Cable Communications, 17 October 2010
- (traditional Chinese (HK)) 劉強低調離隊, Metropolis Daily, 14 June 2011
- Match Results: Kitchee 1:1 Sunray Cave JC Sun Hei, Hong Kong Football Association, 3 September 2011