Past Zak Jones - traded 2019, to Saints

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Citrus22

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Definitely adds some flair to the midfield but he does still have the tendency to butcher it and have the occasional brain fade.. clearly a talented player but hard to tell what he'll become..
 

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He is not worth a grade money agree but he is the age bracket we need and can play multiple positions , HB with some run
 

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Highly doubt were low balling him. We have plebty of cap space for a change. Reckon wrre offering him a fair deal maybe around $500k and he's probably looking for $600-700k which is far too high imo.
 

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Highly doubt were low balling him. We have plebty of cap space for a change. Reckon wrre offering him a fair deal maybe around $500k and he's probably looking for $600-700k which is far too high imo.
No way IMO it’s 500k if we were offering Mitchell low 4s

Like Lloyd last I reckon it’s peanuts
 

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GotTheGoodes

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Wonder if Zac was more pushed out or looking to leave... He and Paps both seemed like heart & soul type players. Wear their passion on thier sleeves. Bang the badge after a goal, go into bat for teammates, seem to have pride for the club & invest themselves into the club culture... So it would be concerning if those types of players were leaving more of their own accord & less due to chasing opportunity/$/lifestyle elsewhere.
 

Mick Oxlong

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Wonder if Zac was more pushed out or looking to leave... He and Paps both seemed like heart & soul type players. Wear their passion on thier sleeves. Bang the badge after a goal, go into bat for teammates, seem to have pride for the club & invest themselves into the club culture... So it would be concerning if those types of players were leaving more of their own accord & less due to chasing opportunity/$/lifestyle elsewhere.
Harley is on record stating that Jones had a contract offer on the table for a long time. Also said it was difficult and they were lucky to sign him 2 years ago and the pull of home was there at that time.

Papley’s heart and soul, as far as I’m concerned is tucked into a cardholder in his wallet!
 

swansfan51

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heard we were way off with the $

i like jones, leaves a gap in the side imo, i know he shits some off

ive sort of accepted an uncontracted player will fetch unders,
Won't fetch unders at all IMO. Only finished top 10 in the B&F once in his 6 seasons, in the bottom half of our best 22. His initial draft position is no more relevant than Papley's, I think we'll get a fair trade
 

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Wishing Zak all the best. Had hoped he would have stayed.

The Sydney Swans have secured draft picks 32, 76 and Fremantle’s 2020 Round 3 pick in exchange for defender Zak Jones, pick 56 and next year’s Round 4 pick following a trade with St Kilda in the final minutes of the AFL Trade Period.
 

Millky95

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Jones was the most likely in our side to try to take some dare forward. Also most likely to get a htb and give away a 50m. All the best to him. How many Craig Birds?
 

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