ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 17: Jake Neade of the Power celebrates a goal during the round 13 AFL match between the Port Adelaide Power and the Brisbane Lions at Adelaide Oval on June 17, 2017 in Adelaide, Australia. (Photo by Michael Dodge/Getty Images)

Port Adelaide’s Jake Neade has emerged as a small forward option for Collingwood next season according to the Herald Sun. 

Neade has yet to receive a new contract from the Power and is weighing up a potential move to Victoria for 2019.

The pressure forward has managed 66 games and 58 goals in six seasons at the Power.

If he fails to receive a new deal by next month, he can leave the Power as a delisted free agent.

The Magpies are believed to be interested in the 24-year-old as a replacement for the delisted Kayle Kirby.

Kirby was selected with pick No. 50 in the 2016 draft but struggled for form and fitness in his two seasons at the Magpies.

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In March, the 19-year-old was diagnosed with a heart complication after collapsing on-field during a VFL game.

There are concerns Kirby may never play football again as he requires a medical clearance from his cardiologist.

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