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Allia Venue Management has hit back at Perth Glory owner Tony Sage's accusations of "naked greed" over the cost of nib Stadium after a bitter row between the two parties this week.

Minerals magnate Sage claimed Glory were being ripped off by Allia, the venue management company which runs nib Stadium and whose chairman is former Glory benefactor Nick Tana.

But Allia has presented figures contrary to those Sage claimed this week his club had been forced to pay. Sage, who is in Singapore on business, and Tana have a long- running history of disputes.

Sage said the big video screen - not in place against Newcastle last Saturday night - and audio equipment cost him $22,000 per match, and attributed that cost to Allia.

But Allia said they had nothing to do with the screen and Glory hired it through another party.

Sage claimed six staff were hired to collect umbrellas when rain was forecast at last week's game, but Allia said there were three extra staff.

Sage said Allia hired 100 security guards, but Allia said there were 66 - two more than the minimum required by law. Sage also claimed the venue hire cost was $27,000, which Allia said was actually $26,000.

Allia also contested the official crowd figure of 9293 at the Newcastle game, saying their scanners showed a crowd of 7325, including 190 staff.

The feud came to a head at a meeting yesterday between representatives of Allia, Glory, State Government body VenuesWest and the Department of Sport and Recreation.

Allia chief executive Peter Bauchop and Glory counterpart Paul Kelly were coy on the details of items discussed at the meeting, but stressed the outcomes were positive.

"It was a positive meeting for all parties," Bauchop said.

"We addressed a number of items and we'll also be working together in the future to go through some further details."

Kelly said it was the first time in a long time Glory had felt they were close to being on the same page as Allia.

"It was a very positive meeting with a lot of detail and discussion," Kelly said.

"The meeting is the first step to resolving our ongoing issues and making Perth Glory sustainable for the future."

Sage also claimed this week he was contemplating a development with peak WA soccer body Football West, which he said included a 12,000-capacity venue that would allow Glory to make $100,000 from every home game.

But Football West denied they were part of plans for such a venue.

Football West is in the process of creating a "Home of Football" including administrative and training headquarters and a boutique stadium of about 4000 seats.

A Football West spokesman said it would consider sub-leasing the training venue to Glory, but that was where the partnership over the development ended.

"It was a very positive meeting … the first step to resolving our ongoing issues.""Glory chief executive *Paul Kelly *