Wellington Phoenix have landed the marquee striker they believe will catapult the club back into playoff contention.
The man who helped turn the EPL into a worldwide commercial behemoth has officially joined the push to save the A-League.
Callum McCowatt doesn't think it will take long for the Phoenix to find their finishing touch.
Wellington Phoenix's lacklustre A-League season opener highlighted their need for a proven goal-scorer.
He was booed every time he touched the ball but Phoenix fans did eventually pay tribute to returning captain Andrew Durante.
Phoenix lose season opener against Mark Rudan's Western United.
He was once considered good enough to sign a five-year deal with Premier League giants Chelsea, so can Ulises Davila take the A-League by storm?
Steven Taylor urges fans to remember positive contributions the club's former coach and captain made.
Coach Ufuk Talay is hopeful of having a new forward signed before the transfer window closes, but he won't be available for Sunday's season opener.
He was captain of Wellington Phoenix for 11 long years. So why did Andrew Durante leave? He reveals all ahead of his much-anticipated return to Westpac Stadium.
With no sign of a new striker, the club has played it safe by promoting 18-year-old Ben Waine.
It could be short-term pain, long-term gain as Wellington Phoenix begin the new A-League season with a new identity.
Midfield linchpin Alex Rufer believes teams will find it hard to score against the Phoenix this summer.
Roy Krishna, Andrew Durante and Sarpreet Singh may have departed but there are plenty of newbies capable of making a name for themselves.
The return of Mark Rudan will add plenty of spice to Wellington's season opener against newcomers Western United.
The 19-year-old believes there is still one area where he needs to lift his game before he can be considered among the competition's best.
Wellington Phoenix captain hopes Mark Rudan will be applauded, but the club's fans might have other ideas.
Ufuk Talay's Wellington Phoenix didn't lose any pre-season friendlies, but greater challenges lie ahead.
After missing out on Besart Berisha, the Phoenix have turned their attention to 33-year-old Hiroyuki Takasaki.
The days of big-name marquee players in the A-League appear over.