If history’s anything to go by, Fremantle should approach a potential deal for Lachie Neale with extreme caution.
As silly as that sounds about a Brownlow medallist, two-time All-Australian and four-time best and fairest winner, recent mega-trades for A-grade midfielders haven’t ended well for the buyers.
The Lions on Monday confirmed after meeting with Neale that the star midfielder is weighing up his future. He’s considering requesting a trade back to Fremantle, who he played 135 games for before moving to Brisbane on a lucrative five-year deal in 2019.
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With Neale and his wife, Julie, expecting their first child together, the 28-year-old is likely to…