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Retained and released list announced

Friday 19 May 2017

Retained and released list announced

Forest Green Rovers can confirm the released and retained list at the end of the club’s National League promotion winning season.

Mark Cooper has decided on a number of players who he has offered terms to for the club’s first season in the Football League next year.

Goalkeeper Sam Russell has been offered a new one-year contract by FGR, while a decision has also been made to take up an option to extend Keanu Marsh-Brown’s stay at The New Lawn. Young forward Olly Mehew has been offered a further year’s contract to remain at the club.

Forest Green can confirm the following players have been released at the end of their contracts:

Sam Wedgbury, Marcus Kelly, Louis McGrory, Mohamed Chemlal, Anthony Jeffrey

The following players loans have expired and they have returned to their parent clubs:

Mark Ellis, Jake Gosling, Kaiyne Woolery, Charlie Cooper, Curtis Tilt

These players are already under contract for the 2017-18 campaign:

Dale Bennett, Omar Bugiel, Christian Doidge, Simon Lefebvre, Manny Monthe, Jon Moran, Shamir Mullings, Rhys Murphy, Liam Noble, Aarran Racine, Fabien Robert, Ethan Pinnock, Rob Sinclair, Drissa Traore, Dan Wishart 

Forest Green would like to thank all of the players who have played their part in helping the club secure a historic promotion to League Two and wish them well in their future careers. 


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