Herbert quits as Phoenix coach

February 25, 2013
Ricki Herbert has resigned from the Wellington Phoenix, ending the longest tenure by any A-League soccer coach.

The Phoenix announced it had accepted Herbert's resignation five games from the end of a disappointing season and offered the 51-year-old All Whites mentor an advisory role at the club.

He has accepted the position of technical football advisor to the board, with assistant coach Chris Greenacre to take over as coach for the remainder of the season.

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