Wu Kwok Hung (Chinese: 胡國雄; Jyutping: wu4 gwok3 hung4, born 22 May 1949 – 15 June 2015), nicknamed "Big Head", was a famous football player in Hong Kong. He played in Hong Kong First Division League teams including Tung Sing, South China and Seiko as a midfielder. He joined Tung Sing in 1968 and played in the team for 3 years. In 1971–72, he played with South China. After that, he joined Seiko, where he helped the club to win more than 40 tropies in 14 years, including the 1983–84 championship and Senior Viceroy Cup.

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  • Wu Kwok Hung (Chinese: 胡國雄; Jyutping: wu4 gwok3 hung4, born 22 May 1949 – 15 June 2015), nicknamed "Big Head", was a famous football player in Hong Kong. He played in Hong Kong First Division League teams including Tung Sing, South China and Seiko as a midfielder. He joined Tung Sing in 1968 and played in the team for 3 years. In 1971–72, he played with South China. After that, he joined Seiko, where he helped the club to win more than 40 tropies in 14 years, including the 1983–84 championship and Senior Viceroy Cup. Wu also won many individual prizes, including 4 consecutive time winner of Hong Kong Footballer of the Year between 1979 and 1982, and was part of Hong Kong's famous 1985 World Cup qualifying victory in China that ended the hopes of the mainland reaching the Mexico World Cup finals the following year. After 1985–86 season, Seiko left the league and Wu also retired from professional football. A testimonial match for Wu was held which attracted a full house at the then 28,000 seater Hong Kong Stadium, proving his huge popularity with the fans. He died on 15 June 2015 at the Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital from laryngeal cancer, aged 66. (en)
  • 胡國雄(Wu Kwok Hung,1949年5月22日-2015年6月15日),已故香港著名足球員,綽號「大頭仔」,出身於卜公,曾效力的球隊包括東昇、南華及精工,在精工效力14年期間,替球會奪得四十多項錦標,他個人也獲不少榮譽,由1972年至1978年被選為最佳前鋒,1979年至1982年連續四屆當選為香港足球先生。1986年,精工為胡國雄主辦了一場告別賽,就此宣告退役。 2015年6月14日,傳媒報道胡國雄病危,處於彌留狀態。至2015年6月15日凌晨3時45分因喉癌於東區醫院病逝。 (zh)
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  • 胡國雄(Wu Kwok Hung,1949年5月22日-2015年6月15日),已故香港著名足球員,綽號「大頭仔」,出身於卜公,曾效力的球隊包括東昇、南華及精工,在精工效力14年期間,替球會奪得四十多項錦標,他個人也獲不少榮譽,由1972年至1978年被選為最佳前鋒,1979年至1982年連續四屆當選為香港足球先生。1986年,精工為胡國雄主辦了一場告別賽,就此宣告退役。 2015年6月14日,傳媒報道胡國雄病危,處於彌留狀態。至2015年6月15日凌晨3時45分因喉癌於東區醫院病逝。 (zh)
  • Wu Kwok Hung (Chinese: 胡國雄; Jyutping: wu4 gwok3 hung4, born 22 May 1949 – 15 June 2015), nicknamed "Big Head", was a famous football player in Hong Kong. He played in Hong Kong First Division League teams including Tung Sing, South China and Seiko as a midfielder. He joined Tung Sing in 1968 and played in the team for 3 years. In 1971–72, he played with South China. After that, he joined Seiko, where he helped the club to win more than 40 tropies in 14 years, including the 1983–84 championship and Senior Viceroy Cup. (en)
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