SHANGHAI, CHINA - MAY 14: Ollie Wines of the Power in action during the 2017 AFL round 08 match between the Gold Coast Suns and Port Adelaide Power at Jiangwan Sports Stadium on May 14, 2017 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Michael Willson/AFL Media/Getty Images)

Port Adelaide’s out-of-contract vice-captain Ollie Wines is expected to stay at Port Adelaide and turn his back on rival offers to lure him home to Victoria.

It is understood that the 23-year old made a decision to re-up with the Power during the club’s bye during Round 10, and as reported a couple of weeks ago by The Adelaide Advertiser, has been negotiating a new contract with Port Adelaide.

Wines would have attracted a interest of a host of Victorian clubs as he approaches the end of his current deal, but will remain loyal to his Alberton home.

“He’s a real leader off the field, he does everything right,” teammate Steven Motlop told reporters on Thursday.

“And he’s a great guy and the boys love being around him.

“And on the field, it speaks for itself – he’s a workhorse.

“He’s the kind of guy you want around the footy club.”

Wines is averaging 26.4 disposals, 4.3 tackles and 6.9 clearances per game for the Power this season.