Goalkeeper Oliver Sail
- Height 194cm
- Weight 80kg
- D.O.B. 13/1/96
A New Zealand international at U17, U20 and U23 who started his career in the ISPS Handa Premiership with champions Auckland City FC. Sail signed for Phoenix as an academy player prior to the 2014/15 season, and was handed professional terms prior to the 2015 Under 20 World Cup.
The young goalkeeper has was integral in the Hyundai A-League 2018/19 season, offering up a high quality backup to Polish stopper, Filip Kurto. When called upon, Sail made a string of world-class saves against the likes of Sydney FC and Newcastle Jets to earn himself a two-year extension until 2020/21. With the No. 1 Keeper having left the club, Sail will look to compete for that top spot in the Hyundai A-League 2019/20 season.
Hyundai A-League 2018/19
Wellington Phoenix Outperform Perth Glory In Dramatic Round Six Tie
Mark Rudan's team came out attacking the Hyundai A-League leaders, Perth Glory on what was a perfect evening for football in Wellington. The Phoenix Head Coach brought in attacking midfield option Sarpreet Singh, partnering him with the pacey attackers, Roy Krishna and Nathan
Bentleigh Greens fight to the finish in FFA Cup
The Wellington Phoenix ended their FFA Cup season as a 10-men Bentleigh Greens side earned a 1-0 win on Tuesday night. The Phoenix knew not to underestimate their opposition after Bentleigh Greens progressed to the semi-finals in 2014 and tonight proved to be no different.
Phoenix over run by Adelaide United
It was anything but a Good Friday for the Wellington Phoenix as an inability to score goals, on the road, again cost them dearly as they were beaten 3-1 by Adelaide United. When Logan Rogerson converted an 83rd minute penalty kick he had earned himself, it was only the eighth