A decision on the future of a New Zealand team in the A-League may not come until next week after another day of silence from Football Federation Australia.
The Wellington A-League consortium have submitted the required financial documentation - albeit waiting until the very last minute to do so.
Melbourne Victory coach Ernie Merrick is still wary of the New Zealand Knights, despite being at the top of the A-League table.
The New Zealand Knights have continued to rebuild their A-League playing stocks with Australian talent, signing Queensland Roar midfielder Jonti Richter.
The NZ Knights have continued to bolster their A-League midfield options with the signing of former Everton and Nottingham Forest midfielder Scot Gemmill.