1 Feb 2014

Phoenix to use Eden Park support

5:40 pm on 1 February 2014

15 thousand fans are expected at Eden Park in Auckland tonight to support the Wellington Phoenix as they try to end Adelaide's winning streak in the Australian football league

The south Australians haven't been beaten in seven matches and the Phoenix midfielder Albert Riera says his team has to take advantage of the large home crowd.

It's not yet known if the Phoenix will field the competition's leading goal scorer Steyn Huysagems whose been under an injury cloud.

He could be replaced by either the Fijian international Roy Krishna, or the rookie All White Tyler Boyd.

Kick off is at 7.35.