Oisin Mullin will be staying in Ireland, he will be available to play in the 2022 Allianz National Football League via Mayo GAA.
The young Gaelic star was set to join the Cats as a Category B rookie.
Mullin appreciated the support from Geelong in making the decision to stay in Ireland.
“It was a big decision for me as playing for Mayo with my friends is a huge honour and something I love doing,”
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“So I wanted to take the time to consider all aspects of it.”
“I am grateful to everyone who helped me during the process,”
“I especially want to send my appreciation to everyone at Geelong Football Club.”
“I want to thank them for their understanding and wish them every success for the future.”
Geelong are likely to release a statement in the coming days.