Jake Stringer Traded To Essendon

Done deal.

Jake Stringer Traded To Essendon (Image: Getty)

Jake Stringer has been traded to Essendon.

The 23-year-old has had his wish granted, landing at Windy Hill on Thursday afternoon.

He moves to Essendon for picks 25 and 30.

Essendon and Bulldogs officials were reportedly seen signing off on the deal moments ago.

Stringer had previously expressed that be "won't be going back" to Whitten Oval after he and the Dogs had settled on seeking a trade.

He becomes Essendon's third recruit of the trade period, following Devon Smith and Adam Saad.

More to come