Chak Ting Fung
|Full name||Chak Ting Fung|
|Date of birth||27 November 1989|
|Place of birth||Hong Kong|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Playing position||Right-back, Left-back|
|2007–||Hong Kong U-23|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 December 2013.
Chak Ting Fung (Chinese: 翟廷峯; pinyin: Zhái Tíngfēng; Jyutping: zaak6 ting4 fung1, born 27 November 1989 in Hong Kong) is a Hong Kong professional football player playing for Hong Kong Premier League club South China AA. His position is right-back and left-back. He is the best left-back in the Hong Kong national football team.
On 22 May 2010, after a 0:3 loss to TSW Pegasus FC, Chak Ting Fung was taken by team boss Philip Li to the stands to meet South China AA convener Steven Lo, sparking rumours in the press that he would join the Caroliners. But in the end he stayed with the club.
For the 2010–11 season, due to the cut on foreigners quota, Chak Ting Fung was named by Philip Li as an important prospect for the club, along with teammate Lam Hok Hei.
But in January 2011, Chak Ting Fung was highly criticised by Rangers FC boss Philip Li, for "sleepwalking" on the pitch after the club lost a league game to TSW Pegasus FC. Philip added that he had no choice but to put him on sale. But in June, Chak Ting Fung confirmed he will stay with Rangers FC.
He joined South China in January 2013.
Chak Ting Fung's first game for Hong Kong national football team was at home against Yemen in an 2011 AFC Asian Cup qualification match in March 2010. Chak said he would treasure every second if he got on the pitch.
He was named in the 25 men squad to face Malaysia on 3 June 2011.
Hong Kong U23
Chak Ting Fung was named in the initial 23 men squad for the 2009 East Asian Games. But on the eve of the tournament, he quit after suffering an injury. Chak was disappointed that he missed out on the gold medal.
In the 2010 Asian Games, he suffered a broken nose in the match against Bangladesh and went through surgery in the hospital after the game. His nose was bandaged and although doctor ordered him not to play, he appeared at the second round match against Oman with a face mask and was prepared to play. In the end he was an unused substitute.
|Club||Season||No.||League||League Cup||Senior Shield||FA Cup||Reserve||Total|
|Bulova Rangers||2007–08||16||12 (1)||0||1||0||2||0||1||0||16||0||16(1)||0|
- Updated 18 August 2012
- (traditional Chinese (HK))30歲退休 翟廷峰 Sportsoho.
- (traditional Chinese (HK))流浪0:3不敵飛馬 小將翟廷峯上山 Archived 27 September 2011 at the Wayback Machine. Sing Pao. 23 May 2010.
- (traditional Chinese (HK))點將錄 4大小將爭上位 Apple Daily. 2 September 2010.
- (traditional Chinese (HK))陳偉豪離隊 流浪中門大開 Wen Wei Po. 10 January 2011.
- (traditional Chinese (HK))陳耀麟羅志焜離流浪 Archived 2 July 2011 at the Wayback Machine. Ta Kung Pao. 13 June 2011.
- (traditional Chinese (HK))翟廷峰: 珍惜落場每1分1秒 Archived 28 September 2011 at the Wayback Machine. Ta Kung Pao. 3 March 2010.
- (traditional Chinese (HK))港足集訓名單公布 Archived 28 September 2011 at the Wayback Machine. Ta Kung Pao. 25 May 2011.
- (traditional Chinese (HK))陳文輝 翟廷峰因傷退選 Archived 26 March 2012 at the Wayback Machine. Wen Wei Po. 28 November 2009.
- (traditional Chinese (HK))炒孟加拉次名晉級 港隊 16強撼阿曼 Apple Daily. 12 November 2010.
- (traditional Chinese (HK))翟廷峯變身蝙蝠俠 Oriental Daily. 16 November 2010.
- Chak Ting Fung at National-Football-Teams.com