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Sydney FC still hoping for record finish

Sydney FC still hoping for record finish

Sydney FC are still hoping for a potentially record-breaking season with some silverware, if the A-league resumes. 2 Apr 2020
'I'm incredibly embarassed': Phoenix star speaks about joy ride

'I'm incredibly embarassed': Phoenix star speaks about joy ride

Tim Payne is sorry for his involvement in an alcohol-related joy riding incident with a Wellington teammate that broke their quarantine rules in Sydney. 2 Apr 2020
'He was fine, no symptoms whatsoever'

'He was fine, no symptoms whatsoever'

Lawrie McKinna has spoken about the unnamed Newcastle Jets player who returned a positive test for COVID-19, just days after the A-League was shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic. 2 Apr 2020
Jets player becomes first A-League COVID-19 diagnosis

Jets player becomes first A-League COVID-19 diagnosis

A player from the Newcastle Jets became the first confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis by an A-League player on Saturday afternoon. 28 Mar 2020
Phoenix return home after “really big sacrifice”

Phoenix return home after “really big sacrifice”

A week in Sydney isolation was all in vain for Wellington Phoenix, who will return home following the A-League's indefinite suspension. 24 Mar 2020
A-League isolation begins for Phoenix

A-League isolation begins for Phoenix

Wellington Phoenix have embarked on their two weeks of isolation, convinced they're fully prepared for the unique A-League challenge that awaits. 18 Mar 2020
A-League to play out on east coast

A-League to play out on east coast

Sydney and Melbourne are set to host nearly all remaining A-League fixtures under a revamped draw seen by Wellington Phoenix. 18 Mar 2020
Phoenix agree to fly after FFA assurances

Phoenix agree to fly after FFA assurances

Wellington Phoenix will fly to Australia for the remainder of the A-League after securing a training venue for their mandatory isolation period. 17 Mar 2020
Phoenix to travel to Australia after securing training arrangement

Phoenix to travel to Australia after securing training arrangement

Wellington Phoenix are set to travel to Australia after coming to an agreement with Australian officials that will allow them to train while in a 14-day period of isolation. 17 Mar 2020
Phoenix star Davila facing self-isolation and football instead of his new family

Phoenix star Davila facing self-isolation and football instead of his new family

Ulises Davila will be among the Wellington Phoenix players self-isolating in Sydney from Tuesday, delaying a planned trip to see his newborn son in Mexico. 16 Mar 2020
A-League to end quickly behind closed doors

A-League to end quickly behind closed doors

Football Federation Australia says the A-League and W-League will continue despite the coronavirus pandemic, with FFA bosses hoping to condense the remaining games into a quickfire schedule. 16 Mar 2020
Phoenix commit to Australian A-League stay

Phoenix commit to Australian A-League stay

The A-League season is under threat from trans-Tasman border restrictions but Wellington's solution is to stay in Australia for the rest of their campaign. 15 Mar 2020
Phoenix ready for Victory and virus threat

Phoenix ready for Victory and virus threat

Wellington Phoenix believe they're equipped to ride out any uncertainty wrought on the A-League by the coronavirus as they brace for an run of three games in seven days. 14 Mar 2020
Phoenix pride as Mariners mourn latest loss

Phoenix pride as Mariners mourn latest loss

Central Coast Mariners have lost their eighth-straight A-League game with a 3-1 defeat to Wellington Phoenix at Gosford on Sunday. 8 Mar 2020
'They don't want to hear it's going to be better': Mariners 'can't sulk forever' says Stajcic

'They don't want to hear it's going to be better': Mariners 'can't sulk forever' says Stajcic

Alen Stajcic says the Mariners "can't sulk forever" after their 6-2 drubbing by Western United and it is important they rebound with a strong performance against Wellington Phoenix. 6 Mar 2020
Mariners admit 'it's been tough' since 6-2 thrashing

Mariners admit 'it's been tough' since 6-2 thrashing

Striker Matt Simon admits the whole Central Coast side were "off their game" in their 6-2 thrashing at the hands of Western United last weekend. 6 Mar 2020