Collingwood coach Craig McRae says it’s up to Joran De Goey when he’ll return to the club and that it was putting its recourses into supporting him.
De Goey took personal leave earlier this week to rule him out of Sunday’s clash with the Giants in the fallout from his Bali incident that saw him handed a club-imposed suspended $25,000 fine until the end of the season.
McRae broke his public silence on the matter on SEN on Thursday, saying he hoped De Goey would return to the fold as soon as possible so the team can “get our arms around him.”
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It comes as the Magpies have parked contract talks with the controversial star and reportedly withdrawn a $3.2 million four-year offer ahead of his free agency window.
Speaking at his first official weekly press…