All White Tim Payne returned the National Talent Centre (NTC) in Auckland to pass on some of the things he has learned in his whirlwind rise to professional football and inspire the next generation of international players.
Wellington Phoenix won't settle on their starting line-up to face Melbourne Heart until they get to the Victorian capital.
Off field- hype is all well and good but the Wellington Phoenix provided all the on field excitement in a cracking season opening win at Westpac Stadium.
The All Whites' search for consecutive World Cups enters a busy nine-day phase.
Sydney FC are likely to target converted right back Leo Bertos tonight but the Wellington Phoenix are confident he is the man for the job.
Two attacking talents at opposite ends of their careers will make highly anticipated A-League debuts at Westpac Stadium tonight.
Wellington Phoenix’s 2011/12 A-League season ended out west on April 8 with a post-season heartbreaker against Glory. Two days short of six months later, season six of Phoenix’s life will begin with high expectations and quiet optimism.
Ricki Herbert has kept faith with the squad who opened the third stage of FIFA World Cup qualifying with a pair of wins in the September window.