The Wellington Phoenix fought back from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Melbourne Heart in Shepparton tonight.

Defensive errors cost the Phoenix with Jason Hoffman taking advantage to slot home in the 27th minute and David Williams adding a second nine minutes in the second half.

Spanish trialist Dani Sanchez pulled one back in the 63rd minute when played in by Daniel and Leo Bertos got the equaliser 14 minutes later with a free kick from the left flank.

The Phoenix finished strongly and twice went close to scoring a winner.


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