The attraction to family, he said, was too great. He is expected to join Geelong next season on a lucrative six-year contract.
It was obviously the most difficult decision that I’ve ever had to make,” Dangerfield said. “One which I suppose brings two very different emotions. On one side, the joy of going home and the prospect of starting a family with my beautiful fiancee Mardi. But then at the same time sadness, because the Adelaide Football Club has been a huge part of my life over the past eight years.