FIFA.com spoke to Leo Bertos about the impact of New Zealand’s success in South Africa and their hopes of qualifying for back-to-back FIFA World Cups, along with the progress of Wellington Phoenix.
North Queensland Fury snatch a 2-2 with Melbourne Victory today despite having two men sent off in a hot tempered A-League encounter.
FIFA.com takes a look ahead to the sixth season of Australia's A-League, which kicks off on Thursday with Sydney FC hoping to keep hold of their crown.
Leo Bertos is out to continue New Zealand's dream year when the All Whites end an agonising 28-year wait this June by returning to the FIFA World Cup.
Despite facing numerous challenges, New Zealand are preparing a strategic build-up for their historic tilt at the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa.
A Jason Hoffman brace and a late winner from Jason Naidovski earned Newcastle Jets a 3-2 defeat of Wellington Phoenix on their A-League opener.