"My project here in Italy is clear," Sticca told TuttoMercatoWeb.
"If Andrea decides to leave Italy for other markets and other leagues - and I will move only in this case - I feel it is my duty to plant the seed to get him to Australia.
"Everyone knows that New York is an option. But I'm here to put Australia forward for consideration. What gives me hope is that he was in Australia with Juventus in 2014 and has already seen the nation.
"Del Piero, for Australian football, was the biggest. Andrea could be bigger still."
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