The Wellington Phoenix striker scored six A-League goals in January.
They avenged their loss in last year's final to reach the final eight.
Coach Marcel Biesla admitted the charge, as his team chase EPL promotion.
The former English Premier League defender is key to their A-League hopes.
Six Premier League teams have advanced to the tournament's final eight.
Cardiff City manager Neil Warnock joined mourners to pay his respects.
Mark Rudan says the Phoenix and the governing body need to start working together.
Coach Mark Rudan wants his players to enjoy the support of 20,000 fans.
Winston Reid and Ryan Thomas have been out of action due to knee injuries.
The new coach has already been linked with a move to Western Melbourne.
The A-League club hopes for 20,000 fans will flock to Eden Park on Friday.
Star striker Kylian Mbappe led the French side to a crucial away win.
World Cup winner Gordon Banks has passed away at the age of 81.
The former Manchester Utd manager has landed on his feet, after losing his job.
The Argentinian's plane crashed en route to an EPL contract with Cardiff City.
Sergio Aguero equalled the record for most EPL hat-tricks in the win.
The incident occurred after a moment's silence for the dead footballer.
The NZ international helped his side out of the Premier League's relegation zone.