Welcome to Yellow Fever!
You cannot say you weren’t forewarned.
First thing's first, new Phoenix coach Ufuk Talay says his family will be joining him in Wellington.
In 2015, when the Fifa Under-20 World Cup came to town, Ben Waine was a ball boy, a job he'd done the year before when English Premier League side Newcastle United visited to play the Wellington Phoenix.
New Zealand's U20 coach Des Buckingham promises there is more to come from his side, after a record 5-0 win over Honduras at the World Cup in Poland.
Mark Rudan's legacy at the Phoenix has been tarnished over the last few days.
Wellington Phoenix have only seven players locked in for next season but coach Ufuk Talay says he won't be rushed into making any new signings, having stressed the importance of nailing his recruitment in his first season as an A-League head coach.
The Junior All Whites have gotten their Under-20s World Cup campaign off to a sensational start, claiming New Zealand's most dominant win at a FIFA men's event with their victory over Honduras this morning.
New Zealand had its most dominant performance at a Fifa men's event on Saturday [NZ time], as the national under-20 team beat Honduras 5-0 in their opening match at the World Cup in Poland.
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