Fulham are being linked with a move for the Australian international defender Ljubo Milicevic of the Swiss side FC Thun.

The big Australian is also interesting other Premiership sides so The Cottagers could face competition if the try to sign him.

The Sydney born 24-year-old can play in central defence or midfield and may be available on a six-month loan.

He started both Thun’s Champions League games against Arsenal this season and could be part of Australia’s World Cup squad following his debut at the begining of 2005.

Fulham already have Australian Ahmad Elrich in their squad and their stadium is the European base for the Australian International squad.