Carlisle United Football Club can confirm that the retained / released list as we come to the end of the current season is as follows:
Players already contracted for the 2021/22 season: Danny Devine, Brennan Dickenson, Jon Mellish, Rod McDonald, Magnus Norman, George Tanner.
Players with clauses activated for the 2021/22 season: Lewis Alessandra, Jack Armer, Taylor Charters, Josh Dixon, Callum Guy, Aaron Hayden, Joe Riley, Gime Toure (activated ahead of the last game of the season).
Players offered new deals: Nick Anderton, Rhys Bennett, Paul Farman, Morgan Feeney, Omari Patrick, Offrande Zanzala.
We will update on players offered new deals in due course.
Scholars offered professional deals: Lewis Bell, Keelan Leslie.
Players released: Jamie Armstrong, Charlie Barnes, Charlie Birch, Dean Furman, Liam Lightfoot, Cedwyn Scott, Tom Wilson.
Loan players returning to their parent club: Josh Kayode, Ethan Walker.
We’ll have more on this announcement from manager Chris Beech on the official website later today.