21 Jul 2010

Capital parade for All Whites

8:56 pm on 21 July 2010

Thousands of soccer fans lined the streets of Wellington on Wednesday to welcome home the All Whites from the World Cup.

The parade brought traffic in the capital to a standstill.

There was also a tickertape reception in Civic Square for the team, who were unbeaten at the tournament.

All Whites midfielder Simon Elliot said the response from the fans had been amazing.