Dayne Beams wants to return to Collingwood in this year’s trade period, according to Damian Barrett of NAB AFL Trade Radio.
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The report states there are personal reasons that sees Beams wanting to return to the Magpies.
SEN Breakfast’s Tim Watson revealed earlier this year Beams wanted to come back to Collingwood.
“Beams loves the Lions, there are just reasons now why he wants to break the contract he has and return to the Pies,” said Barrett on NAB AFL Trade Radio.
“And it’s only the Pies that he wants to return to.
“There’s no issue with the Lions. He couldn’t be more grateful of what the club has done for him.
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“He just, in an ideal world, would like to return to Collingwood if the planets align. But as we know, there’s a contract there for 2019 and 2020 at the Lions.”
Barrett added: “The Lions will be doing everything to keep Beams, and as Greg Swann has been saying, they intend to hold him to his contract.”