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Team Wellington Appoint Scott Hales as Head Coach

Team Wellington Appoint Scott Hales as Head Coach

Team Wellington are pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Hales as the new Head Coach ahead of the forthcoming 2019/20 ISPS Handa Premiership season.

Hales appointment follows a thorough recruitment process led by Team Wellington’s Chairman, Peter Chote, and other members of the football board.

As an Advanced Coach Educator for New Zealand Football, Hales brings a wealth knowledge to the role and also holds an OFC/NZF 'A' Licence.

José Figueira departs Team Wellington

José Figueira departs Team Wellington

Team Wellington Head Coach, José Figueira, has announced that he will not be returning to the club for the upcoming season.

Figueira joined Team Wellington in 2016 and went on to manage the team in over 80 games across all competitions, including the ISPS Handa Premiership title for the 2016/17 season, an OFC Champions League title in 2018 and Team Wellington’s first FIFA Club World Cup appearance later that same year.

Team Wellington ready to take on Erakor Golden Star

Team Wellington ready to take on Erakor Golden Star

After a convincing win in game two, Team Wellington are full of confidence but weary of their third and final match in the group stages as they face the host side in Erakor Golden Star on their home turf on Friday evening.

It is expected to see a full crowd at Korman Stadium as the passionate fans flock to support their local side, giving Erakor that home advantage edge.

Team Wellington enjoy time with Central School, Port Vila

Team Wellington enjoy time with Central School, Port Vila

Team Wellington enjoyed the morning off from their football commitments following their win over Kiwi FC to spend some time in the community at Central School, Port Vila on Wednesday.

On arrival, the Wellington side was greeted by the school’s Deputy Principal who introduced the team to two very excited classrooms that would have a slightly different PE class that day.  

Team Wellington dare to 'dream big' ahead of Fifa Club World Cup debut in UAE

Team Wellington dare to 'dream big' ahead of Fifa Club World Cup debut in UAE

Club from New Zealand face UAE champions Al Ain in the play-off on December 12, with the winners progressing to the quarter-finals

Mario Barcia's circuitous route to fulfill 'dream' of playing in the Fifa Club World Cup

Mario Barcia's circuitous route to fulfill 'dream' of playing in the Fifa Club World Cup

Team Wellington's Argentina midfielder, a lifelong Boca Juniors fan, says he 'can't wait' to face the likes of Real Madrid in Abu Dhabi. First up though is Al Ain.

Team Wellington Squad Confirmed as FIFA Club World Cup Campaign Starts

Team Wellington Squad Confirmed as FIFA Club World Cup Campaign Starts

Team Wellington Head Coach, Jose Figueira has named a strong squad to compete in the clubs inaugural FIFA Club World Cup campaign.

Figueira has opted to keep the majority of players from the original squad that took out the OFC Champions League Squad, adding only five new players to add more depth as the club looks to make history.