Brisbane Roar missed another chance to move ahead in the battle for third spot in the A-League after a surprise 2-1 defeat to Wellington Phoenix.
Despite dropping three players -- including key import Roly Bonevacia -- for breaching team rules, the Phoenix were in perfect harmony on Saturday as they took full advantage of a flat and depleted Roar outfit with an impressive display.
The victory is Wellington's first after three consecutive defeats, only their second ever at Suncorp Stadium and sees...
Three Wellington Phoenix players have been axed from this week's squad for a lack of professionalism but the A-League club are keeping quiet about the details.
Midfielder Roly Bonevacia and defenders Tom Doyle and Ryan Lowry won't be on the flight to Brisbane for Saturday's game against the Roar as punishment for breaching the struggling team's internal protocols.
The trio didn't train on Friday and despite being repeatedly pressed, co-coach Des Buckingham wouldn't say why.
He revealed the breach...