Hawthorn star Tom Mitchell has reportedly dropped a commerce bombshell, revealing he’s open to leaving the Hawks on the finish of the season.
The Brownlow medallist, who’s contracted till 2023, is reportedly open to being traded to a rival Victorian membership – below the best circumstances, per Fox Sport’s Tom Morris.
The midfielder is known to be blissful within the brown and gold and would solely take into account a transfer to a crew of their premiership window. Richmond is known to be the 28-year-old’s most well-liked vacation spot, if a transfer was tabled.
The Tigers even have a variety of draft picks to supply up for the 2018 Brownlow Medallist, which might swimsuit the rebuilding Hawks, who haven’t any gamers contracted past 2023.
The retirement of Tom Scully and Jonathon Patton has additionally loosened the purse strings for Hawthorn.
The membership has one first-round choice (presently Decide No.2) and two extra within the early 20s, whereas Richmond have two first-round and two second-round picks going into the draft.
Hawthorn are presently seventeenth on the ladder, with simply two wins in 2021.