New A-League franchise Gold Coast United is on the brink of adding two Brazilians to their inaugural squad. Coach Miron Bleiberg is believed to be extremely interested in defensive midfielder Robson Alves da Silva and attacking midfielder Jefferson Charles de Souza Pinto.

Robson, 22 and Jefferson, 25 play for Brazilian clubs Cabofriense and Criciuma respectively and are expected to sign for the Gold Coast club in the near future.