The following players are departing the club following the expiry, or imminent expiry of their contracts or temporary transfers:-
Those players who were ‘on loan’ with us have all returned to their parent clubs – Lucas de Bolle & Dylan Stephenson (both Newcastle Utd), Tom Sparrow (Stoke City), Jean Pierre Tiehi (Fulham), Dylan McGowan (Kilmarnock) and Connor Smith (Hearts). We thank them all for their efforts and wish them the best of luck in the future.
The following players whose contracts are expiring have now been informed that they will be released:-
Benny Ashley-Seal, Michael Doyle, Myles Gaffney, Steve Lawson, Adam McGowan and Jonny Ngandu.
In the case of Michael he was in his second spell at the club, having departed as a youth and returned 15 years later to make his debut; Myles and Adam had both played in the academy, particularly Adam who also scored once in 8 first team appearances and had been with the club since he was 10, and enjoyed a successful loan spell with Tranent this season.
We thank all of them very much, and wish them all the best for the future.