“He’s going to the bottom feeder – he’s going from the top to the bottom. Come and see me at Round 13 next year when the Tigers are flying and he’s playing on a wing (at Gold Coast),” said Melbourne great, Gary Lyon this morning on SEN Breakfast.
Various reports have revealed Ellis will depart Richmond after the Grand Final on a huge deal worth $3 million.
“I know it’s been in the public, but let’s put this in perspective.
“Here is a young man about to potentially play in his second premiership for the mighty Richmond Football Club, who is going to leave them and go to Gold Coast.”
The 26 year-old will finish off his season this weekend with a consistent 2019 campaign with only missing two games. He averages 21.5 disposals in 2019.