Former Eagle Alec Waterman has reportedly been elevated to Essendon’s senior list following his stunning four-goal performance in last week’s scratch match.
The Bombers have moved quickly to secure Waterman’s services after his mum revealed he’d attracted interest from rival AFL clubs.
“He (Alec’s manager) had a few calls from other clubs wanting to know where Alec was at,” Peta Waterman told 6PR yesterday.
“If it doesn’t happen with Essendon, it may happen with someone else.”
The son of dual West Coast premiership star Chris was taken by the Eagles with pick 76 in the 2014 draft, but was struck down by glandular fever and couldn’t capitalise on the opportunity.
The 24-year-old enjoyed a break-out…