“He’s not a star”: Cornes stunned by Essendon’s call to hand defender long-term extension

Kane Cornes was in disbelief after learning of Jordan Ridley’s new Essendon contract extension. The 25-year-old defender was already signed until the end of the 2026 season but is now contracted until 2029 after adding a further three years to his deal. While Ridley is no doubt one of Essendon’s better players having won a best and fairest in 2020, Cornes was shocked by the Bombers’ decision to double down on the contract he was already signed to. Cornes simply thinks that Essendon should have waited...

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1 month ago, SEN, Essendon Bombers

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