Phoenix score eight in big pre-season win

Wellington Phoenix continued to build confidence ahead of the Hyundai A-League 2017/18 Season, cruising to an emphatic 8-1 win over Team Wellington at Westpac Stadium on Saturday.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

►Pheonix had seven different goal-scorers in the comfortable victory.

►Team Wellington actually took the lead, with Angus Kilkolly scoring from the spot inside three minutes.

►A Gui Finkler goal and a brace from Serbian sharp-shooter Andrija Kaludjerovic then had Phoenix in control at the break leading 3-1.

Gui Finkler

►Second half goals from Matt Ridenton, Roy Krishna, Adam Parkhouse Logan Rogerson and Dario Vidosic then completed the rout. 

PHOENIX TEAM

Smith; Galloway (Durante 59') Mullen, Rossi (Fox 74'), Abbas (Doyle 67'); Rufer (Ridenton 45'), Paracki (McGlinchey 74'), Parkhouse (Vidosic 59'), Krishna (Rogerson 74'), Finkler (Singh 74'), Kaludjerovic (Watson 74')