Phoenix to Fly Over Ditch for Pre-Season Match

The Wellington Phoenix will play their first 2007 Pre-Season Cup match against the Central Coast Mariners at Bluetongue Stadium Gosford on Saturday 14 July 2007.

The Phoenix are drawn in group B for the 2007 Pre-Season Cup alongside the Mariners, Queensland Roar & Sydney FC, whilst Adelaide United, Melbourne Victory, Newcastle Jets and Perth Glory have been drawn in Group A.

The competition kicks off on the weekend of the 14-15 July and each team will play the other teams in their group once over three (3) rounds.

Following the Group phase, the eight (8) teams will play-off for positions 1-8 in a knock-out phase over two rounds with the winner presented the 2007 Pre-Season Cup on Sunday 12 August.

Details regarding the venues for the Wellington Phoenix 2007 Pre-Season Cup home matches will be released soon.

Wellington Phoenix – 2007 Pre-Season Cup Draw

Round Date Fixture Venue Kick-Off
1 Sat 14 July 07 Central Coast Marinersv Wellington Phoenix Bluetongue Stadium, Gosford 6.00pm
2 TBA Wellington Phoenix v Sydney FC Wellington
3 TBA Wellington Phoenix v Queensland Roar Wellington 5.00pm

Note: All kick-off times are local