GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 11: Dion Prestia of the Suns kicks during the round two AFL match between the Gold Coast Suns and the St Kilda Saints at Metricon Stadium on April 11, 2015 in Gold Coast, Australia. (Photo by Chris Hyde/Getty Images)

Prestia has nominated his club of choice

Gold Coast’s Dion Prestia has reportedly officially nominated Richmond as his club of choice.

Damien Barrett reported on The Footy Show on Thursday that Prestia will be dealing soley with the Tigers this trade period, with several rival clubs that were chasing the former No.9 draft pick made aware of his decision this week.

Hawthorn, Essendon and Carlton were also said to be interested in the 23-year-old.

Prestia has spent six seasons at the Suns, playing 95 games.

He has averaged 23.6 disposals, 4.4 tackles and 3.3 inside 50s across his career.