Da Silva set for rich move to AS Roma Perth Glory are set to smash the Australian football transfer record with the impending sale of 17-year-old Daniel De Silva to Italian giants AS Roma that could land the Western Australian club up to $2.5 million in transfer fees.
Australian leader's 'shirtfront' gets new meaning CANBERRA, Australia (AP) ? The Australian prime minister's threat to "shirtfront" Russia's president during an international summit this month has prompted a dictionary to broaden its definition of the word beyond an Australian football term for a shoulder charge to an opponent's chest.
Dundee United 'monitoring' Australian league DUNDEE, Scotland (AP) ? Scottish club Dundee United says it is "monitoring" Australian football's A-League amid speculation that it is in negotiations for a takeover of Newcastle Jets.