He will undergo surgery on Thursday.
The report suggests the announcement will be made soon.
“I would like to hear from the Essendon Football Club…"
Traditional rivals Carlton and Collingwood have organised a practice match.
"He’s an exciting prospect for our fans and for us as players."
He joins other key Cats training away from the main group.
Is the talented Cat ready to deliver?
“There’s no doubt there’s an appetite for it."
“He exemplifies everything we want to be and his demand on the group is unquestioned.”
"The club has to deal with it in whatever way we can."