The Trade Period deadline is nearing and there's plenty left to play out before Wednesday night's cut-off.

With the current state of play, deadline day looks destined to be filled with a bevy of done deals.

Magpies tall set to depart

Collingwood ruckman Max Lynch has requested a trade to Hawthorn.

Collingwood football boss Graham Wright confirmed to 3AW on Monday that Lynch had requested a move to Hawthorn ahead of the Trade Period deadline.

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 05: Max Lynch of the Magpies and Reilly O'Brien of the Crows compete for the ball during the 2021 AFL Round 12 match between the Adelaide Crows and the Collingwood Magpies at Adelaide Oval on June 5, 2021 in Adelaide, Australia. (Photo by Sarah Reed/AFL Photos via Getty Images)

‚ÄúHe‚Äôd like to (get to Hawthorn). His management‚Äôs made us aware of that,‚ÄĚ Wright said.

FULL STORY: Lynch set to leave one nest for another

Magpies enter race for forward as Bombers and Giants open trade talks

Greater Western Sydney and Essendon continue to lock horns in negotiations over Bobby Hill's desired move to Tullamarine, with Collingwood understood to be waiting to swoop should a deal fail to land.

Giants football boss Jason McCartney and Bombers list manager Adrian Dodoro are believed to have sparked conversations in regards to a deal, however the former believes a trade is becoming an unlikely outcome.

"Bobby and I have spoken and I've said it's highly unlikely to happen and he'd be welcome back at the club with no issues or concerns," McCartney told

Update provided on out-of-contract Eagle

West Coast wingman Jarrod Brander continues to face an uncertain future in the AFL this off-season, however clubs have expressed some interest.

The Eagles have looked to utilise the Trade Period to assess and gauge interest in the 22-year-old, with Carlton emerging as a keen suitor for the tall onballer.

PERTH, AUSTRALIA - JULY 24: Jarrod Brander of the Eagles tries to keep the ball in play under pressure from Ben Long of the Saints during the 2021 AFL Round 19 match between the West Coast Eagles and the St Kilda Saints at Optus Stadium on July 24, 2021 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Will Russell/AFL Photos via Getty Images)

Since Carlton's interest in Brander has cooled, there has been little development in the situation that surrounds the versatile Eagle.

North stand by asking price for contracted ruck

North Melbourne's original asking price for contracted ruck Tristan Xerri has been knocked back by St Kilda as the AFL trade period enters its final 48 hours.

Xerri, who played just eight senior games this year, requested a trade to Moorabbin last week citing lack of opportunity at the Kangaroos as his motivation to leave, per reports from

North have reportedly requested a future second-round pick in exchange for the ruckman, too steep a price for the Saints who are entering this year's draft shorthanded with just pick No.9 in the top 60.

FULL STORY: Roos sticking to their guns in Xerri talks

Eagles defender signs contract extension

West Coast have announced the re-signing of defender Luke Foley to a new two-year deal.

The 22-year-old signs on until the end of the 2023 season, looking to add to his seven appearances in the blue and gold.

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 06: Luke Foley of the Eagles celebrates with his team mates after kicking a goal during the round 12 AFL match between the Carlton Blues and the West Coast Eagles at Sydney Cricket Ground on June 06, 2021 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Foley's re-signing is the Eagles' 13th of the year, with Josh Kennedy, Shannon Hurn, Jarrod Brander and Connor West among those yet to recommit past 2021.