Latics release five players

Five players have been released by Wigan Athletic.

Friday, 18th May 2018, 2:33 pm
Updated Friday, 18th May 2018, 2:36 pm
Donervon Daniels is among the five players released

Donervon Daniels, Reece James, Andy Kellett, Luke Burke and Sam Stubbs are out of contract next month and are to leave the League One champions.

The club are currently in talks with David Perkins, Alex Bruce, Gary Roberts, Jamie Jones and Noel Hunt about their futures.

Latics have updated their retained list to the Football League as the 2017-18 season draws to an end.

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Development players Owen Evans and Dan Lavercombe have both been offered new contracts whilst the club have also exercised a one-year option for defender Terell Thomas.

Loan players Christian Walton, Jay Fulton and Callum Elder have all returned to their parent clubs.

Many of Paul Cook’s promotion-heroes – such as Max Power, Will Grigg, Michael Jacobs, Sam Morsy, Nick Powell and Dan Burn – are under contract beyond this summer.