His manager confirmed the Tigers ace will make the call before the finals commence.

Martin has just returned from a trip to New Zealand visiting his father as he weighed up his future.

His manager Ralph Carr said Martin would make a decision on his future this week.

“It’s not my decision but we’ll make one at the end of the week, I’d say,” Carr said.

“I just know everyone is trying to be as patient as possible.”

North Melbourne have tabled a huge offer with current club Richmond also in the running.