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Wellington Phoenix star Carlos Hernandez to undergo surgery

Wellington Phoenix star Carlos Hernandez is to undergo surgery for a fractured wrist, ruling him out of A-League action for 5-6 weeks and jeopardising his team's belated revival and his World Cup...


Carlos Hernandez loses weight for World Cup chance

Carlos Hernandez

Michael Lynch Former Victory star knows that he won't get a better chance to make a late World Cup bid.

Carlos Hernandez trims the fat to push for spot in Costa Rica's World Cup squad

Carlos Hernandez

Michael Lynch Fitter, trimmer, leaner and slimmer than he has ever looked before, former Melbourne Victory star Carlos Hernandez knows that he will never get a better chance to make a late bid for a place in Costa...

Carlos Hernandez adds to woes for Wellington Phoenix

Carlos Hernandez

Still searching for their first win this season, Wellington now have off-field woes to add to their misery on it.


Hernandez sets up Phoenix win

Auckland Costa Rican duo return from international duty with telling effect.


Wellington Phoenix end Adelaide United's unbeaten run

Tyler Boyd

Costa Rican duo Carlos Hernandez and Kenny Cunningham returned from international duty with telling effect as the Wellington Phoenix beat Adelaide United 2-1 on Saturday in their A-League clash in...

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A-League: Wellington Phoenix extend misery for Newcastle Jets


Wellington increased Newcastle's winless run to seven games and moved into the A-League top six on Sunday with a 3-2 victory at Hunter Stadium.


Heart thumps Phoenix 5-0 in Wellington

Rob Wielaert is congratulated by teammates after scoring against Wellington.

Wellington Phoenix drops out of A-League play-off spots after being annihilated 5-0.


A-League preview: week 20

A League

In week 20 of the A-League, Heart hosts Brisbane and Victory hosts Adelaide.


Wellington Phoenix stun Central Coast Mariners to leapfrog Sydney FC

Kenny Cunningham and Carlos Hernandez

Sebastian Hassett A twenty-minute blitzkrieg has sent Wellington Phoenix into the top six as they blasted their way past a shocked Central Coast Mariners at Bluetongue Stadium.

Ernie Merrick urges Wellington Phoenix to show more pride in their work

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 11:  Ernie Merrick of the Victory sits on the sideline during the round 27 A-League match between Adelaide United and the Melbourne Victory at Adelaide Oval on February 11, 2011 in Adelaide, Australia.  (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Ernie Merrick

Daniel Gilhooly Wellington Phoenix coach Ernie Merrick says his players must disembark from the roller-coaster ride of recent weeks and start playing with pride if they are to reach the A-League finals.

Comeback not on the cards, says Wellington Phoenix coach Ernie Merrick

Cathy Walshe Cold hard commonsense says Wellington Phoenix's A-League season is over and any chance of making the play-offs lost in a welter of injuries, suspensions and five-goal losses.


Adelaide United wears down Phoenix

Physical contest: Ben Sigmund of the Phoenix tackles Michael Zullo of Adelaide United.

Cathy Walshe Missing three key players, Adelaide United dug in to grind out a 1-0 win over Wellington Phoenix and move one step closer to the A-League finals.


Peter Triantis set to return early for Sydney FC against Wellington

Tough stuff: Adelaide United and Melbourne Heart ended a fiery encounter with a thrilling 2-2 draw on Friday night.

Angela Habashy He was told he would be out for the entire season, but now Peter Triantis is set to play in his first game this campaign as Sydney FC battle Wellington for a spot in the A-League finals.


Sydney FC v Wellington Phoenix

Vital clash: Sydney must overcome the Wellington Phoenix this weekend to keep on track for a semi-final berth.

Shane Brady Live coverage of Sydney FC v Wellington Phoenix in Round 26 of the A-League

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Sky Blues tighten grip on finals berth

Alessandro Del Piero of Sydney is held back by Luke Adams of the Phoenix during the A-League match on Sunday.

Sydney FC has tightened its grip on sixth spot in empathic style by beating Wellington 4-1 in an action-packed clash which featured two penalties, five goals and eight yellow cards.

Sydney FC v Wellington update

Dominic Bossi It wasn't through a divine intervention, but Sydney FC found some help from above combined with a superb performance from a football demi-god as they scored a commanding 4-1...


Inspired Del Piero lifts Sydney FC to crucial win over Wellington

Del Piero

Dominic Bossi It wasn't through divine intervention, but Sydney FC found some help from above combined with a superb performance from a football demigod as they scored a commanding 4-1 win over Wellington Phoenix...

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A-League round ten preview

Michael Lynch All the ins and outs with previews for round nine of the A-League.


A-League: Wellington Phoenix repay Melbourne Victory with interest

Stein Huysegems

Wellington Phoenix exacted sweet revenge for their round four defeat by Melbourne Victory with a crushing win at Westpac Stadium on Saturday.

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