Sydney Swans star Lance Franklin has played down questions about his future as speculation continues over a breakdown in contract negotiations.
The Herald Sun reported this week that Franklin was prepared to retire or move to a third AFL club if a “lowball” contract offer from the Swans was not met.
Fremantle legend Matthew Pavlich quizzes Franklin about his future at Fox Foot after Fremantle’s 17-point win at Optus Stadium.
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“I’ve played mate for 18 years so I’m very used to all that feedback,” he said.
“You put it aside, keep going, come out here. Like I said, everyone played really well and I’m really happy with this win.”
Pavlich asked, “But I’m sure you like the red and white?” he replied.
Franklin Pavlich shakes his hands and chooses not to address his future life directly.
Jason Dunstall said: “He’s brilliant for Pav.
Adam Papalia added: “He just swept that away.