SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 15: Matthew Kennedy of the Giants and Dane Rampe of the Swans contest the ball during the round 17 AFL match between the Greater Western Sydney Giants and the Sydney Swans at Spotless Stadium on July 15, 2017 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/AFL Media/Getty Images)

Greater Western Sydney midfielder Matthew Kennedy has requested a trade to Carlton.

Kennedy’s manager David Trotter confirmed reports on Trade Radio on Tuesday his client wants to be a Blue in 2018.

“We can confirm Matt Kennedy has requested a trade to CarltonFC,” he said.

After just three games in his debut season, Kennedy averaged 17 disposals from 16 games in 2017 including a career-high 28 disposals against West Coast in round 10.

More to come.