Tough Phoenix season, Durante keen to stay

Article courtesy of the Dominion Post. Andrew Durante wants to continue as Wellington Phoenix captain next season, but he concedes the club's defensive record is unacceptable.

Article courtesy of the Dominion Post.

Andrew Durante wants to continue as Wellington Phoenix captain next season, but he concedes the club's defensive record is unacceptable.

The 31-year-old All Whites defender has captained the Phoenix since his arrival in Wellington in 2008.

He has enjoyed the highs of three straight A-League finals appearances, endured the lows of last season's wooden spoon flop and was now riding a rollercoaster campaign under new coach Ernie Merrick.

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