Fast-starting but lowly positioned A-League club Central Coast are sometimes their own worst enemy, according to coach Paul Okon.
But he would still rather they had a lead to relinquish than chase games from behind.
Heading into Saturday's away match against Wellington Phoenix, the ninth-placed Mariners have led in all six of their seven games in which there's been a goal, but have won only once.
"I think it's a combination of many things," Okon said on Thursday.
"It's certainly not a lack of desire....