AFL 2020 | Cash the sticking level with Jordan De Goey, says Nathan Buckley

“Jordy loves the membership and he needs to be right here. Parts of individuals on his aspect wish to see him remunerated in addition to he probably may and, you already know, we wish him to be rewarded appropriately as we do the opposite 44 blokes on our listing for what they carry to the desk,” Buckley stated following the club’s 68-point drubbing by an impressive Geelong.

“I believe that is what it comes all the way down to as a result of … it isn’t for lack of perception in what the place has carried out for him, what it brings for him and the chance it offers and the love and care and connection to not solely the membership however specifically his teammates.

“However sure, there nonetheless must be a financial consequence that’s passable for each events.”

De Goey is one among 4 key gamers Collingwood are but to re-sign with Darcy Moore, Brody Mihocek and Josh Daicos uncontracted for subsequent season. The Magpies are hopeful of securing the quartet nonetheless they’ve been eager for readability on listing sizes and whole participant funds earlier than locking them in.

Mihocek has obtained a three-year supply after being the main goalkicker this season and Collingwood are snug with the progress of negotiations concerning 2020 All-Australian Moore, who has acknowledged he needs to stay a Magpie.

Buckley was not fussed on the prospect different golf equipment have been focusing on DeGoey, who doesn’t have a supervisor, or that he might have had discussions with them.

“Most gamers do [meet other clubs]. If they do not their managers will. We’re in an open market,” Buckley stated.

The upset coach, who admitted he was shocked on the non-competitive efficiency, stated the Magpies would goal a number of areas of want all through the commerce interval after a season that failed to succeed in any heights.

In acknowledging the much-discussed key ahead weak point he stated they have been upset they might not play Will Kelly in 2020 after he broke his arm on debut they usually have been aware it was an space that wanted to be strengthened.

“I do know key ahead is the realm [of need but] we nonetheless have to replenish our midfield … that is perhaps a goal space,” Buckley stated.

“Exterior run, excessive forwards and wingers is perhaps an space that we have to take a look at. I believe our backs are fairly set.”

Buckley stated their efficiency towards Geelong was so poor the one apparent rationalization was that they have been spent after their heroic elimination remaining win over West Coast.

“The gamers usually give all the pieces that they’ve so the one method I can comprehend a outcome like tonight is that we had nothing extra to offer,” Buckley stated.

“One of many phrases I suppose to explain how we really feel in the intervening time is shock and also you do, you’re feeling like that while you get ambushed and there’s no doubt we have been ambushed.”

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