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21 February 2014
Merrick: Half-time change led to Phoenix rise
Wellington coach Ernie Merrick says a half-time tactical change was a key element that helped the Phoenix to a 4-1 triumph over a Central Coast Mariners outfit who were listless in the second half on Friday evening.
16 February 2014
Merrick demands reaction after Phoenix mauling
Ernie Merrick says the reaction of his Wellington Phoenix players will be far more important than attempting to assess what wrong in their calamitous 5-0 loss to Melbourne Heart on Sunday.
9 February 2014
Merrick: Attitude behind Phoenix resurgence
Wellington Phoenix coach Ernie Merrick has spoken of his side's changed mentality after overcoming Newcastle 3-2 to move into the top six on the Hyundai A-League ladder for the first time this season.
24 January 2014
Merrick impressed with Phoenix performance
Wellington Phoenix coach Ernie Merrick was pleased with the way his team competed despite suffering a 2-1 defeat against table-toppers the Brisbane Roar at Suncorp Stadium on Friday night.