Buckley predicts A-League will prosper

September 23, 2011
By Adrian Warren
Football Federation Australia boss Ben Buckley expects the A-League to prosper this season after a potential financial firestorm was extinguished with a change of ownership for Wellington Phoenix.

The FFA announced on Friday the Phoenix licence had been granted to a Wellington-based consortium headed by investment banker Rob Morrison.

It had been relinquished by property tycoon Terry Serepisos, who reportedly has debts of more than $NZ200 million ($A158 million).

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