After the 19/20 League One season was curtailed on Tuesday, Blackpool FC can announce its annual Retained List.
The Club has offered new deals to Chris Maxwell, Ollie Turton and Club Captain Jay Spearing. Further announcements regarding the outcome of these talks will be made in due course.
The Club can reveal that it made a significant contract offer to Armand Gnanduillet earlier in the season, which he respectfully declined.
Contract option exercised/triggered on:
New contracts offered to:
Professional contract offered to Under 18/second year scholars:
Third Year Scholarship extension:
Players leaving the Club:
Already under contract for the 20/21 season:
Loan players returning to parent clubs:
Jak Alnwick (Rangers)
Marc Bola (Middlesbrough)
Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall (Leicester City)
Ben Heneghan (Sheffield United)
Taylor Moore (Bristol City)
Connor Ronan (Wolves)
Blackpool FC Head Coach Neil Critchley said:
“Making decisions like these at the end of the season is never easy, but I would like to thank all of the players for their service during the 2019/20 season.
“During my short time here, the loan players have particularly been great assets to the team, and I’d like to thank them for their contribution.
“Armand Gnanduillet and Mark Howard have been great servants at the football club for a number of years, and I’d like to thank them for all of their effort and commitment over their time here.
“We wish all of the players the very best for their future careers.”