Yip Tsz Chun
|Full name||Yip Tsz Chun|
|Date of birth||15 May 1985|
|Place of birth||Hong Kong|
|Height||1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Playing position||Striker, Left Winger|
|2005–2006||New Fair Kuitan||6||(1)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 October 2012.
† Appearances (Goals).
Yip Tsz Chun (Chinese: 葉子俊; Jyutping: jip6 zi2 zeon3; born 15 May 1985 in Hong Kong), is a Hong Kong footballer who plays for Hong Kong First Division League club Sun Pegasus and the Hong Kong national football team. He plays mainly as a striker but has also played as a left winger on many occasions.
Yip was born in Hong Kong. When he was young, he joined Hong Kong First Division team South China youth academy. However, after he finished the secondary studies, he was forced to stop his professional football career due to injuries. He only played in the Hong Kong Second Division League as a non-professional player.
Professional club career
In 2007, Eastern was invited to promote to the Hong Kong top-tier league. Eastern coach Casemiro Mior invited Yip to joined the club. Miro was the coach of South China youth team and Yip was one of his former player. Eastern were also Yip's first professional club.
Although he played most of the matches for Mutual, Mutual could not avoid relegation to Second Division after a season in the top-tier league.
However, Yip was not given any chances, whilst at the same time, Yip could not attend training session in the evening as he had to attend school courses. He was released by the team after only staying half season with the team.
He was one of the key players of the club, but the team could not avoid relegation from First Division.
After emerging as one of Tuen Mun's key players, Yip Tsz Chun was called up to the senior squad. He played his first senior international match on 1 June 2012, a international friendly match against Singapore at Hong Kong Stadium.
- As of 28 October 2012
|Club performance||League||Cup||League Cup||Continental||Total|
|Hong Kong||League||Junior Shield||FA Cup||League Cup||AFC Cup||Total|
|2005–06||New Fair Kuitan||Second Division||6||1||0||0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||6||1|
|New Fair Kuitan Total||6||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||6||1|
|2006–07||Kwai Tsing||Second Division||8||3||0||0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||8||3|
|Kwai Tsing Total||8||3||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||8||3|
|Hong Kong||League||Senior Shield||FA Cup||League Cup||AFC Cup||Total|
|2009–10||TSW Pegasus||First Division||0||0||0||0||0||0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||0||0|
|TSW Pegasus Total||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2009–10||Tai Chung||First Division||9||2||0||0||1||0||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||10||2|
|Tai Chung Total||21||2||1||0||2||0||0||0||0||0||24||2|
|2011–12||Tuen Mun||First Division||15||3||4||0||1||0||2||0||N/A||N/A||22||3|
|Tuen Mun Total||22||4||4||0||1||0||2||0||0||0||29||4|
|Hong Kong Total||76||12||5||0||4||0||3||0||0||0||88||12|
|1||1 June 2012||Hong Kong Stadium, So Kon Po, Hong Kong||Singapore||H||1–0||0||Friendly|
|2||15 August 2012||Jurong West Stadium, Jurong West, Singapore||Singapore||A||0–2||0||Friendly|
|3||16 October 2012||Mong Kok Stadium, Mong Kok, Hong Kong||Malaysia||H||0–3||0||Friendly|
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- "亞洲足協五人足球錦標賽東亞區外圍賽 香港 3:0 蒙古". hkfa.com. 14 November 2011.
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- "會長陳強突退出 屯門足球隊逢巨變". Oriental Daily Hong Kong. 30 October 2012.
- "葉子俊已落實轉會太陽飛馬". AppleDaily. January 2014.
- "Hong Kong 1–0 Singapore". hkfa.com. 1 June 2012.