Date: 7th May 2008 at 3:43pm
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Blackpool manager Simon Grayson has sprung one or two surprises in his retained list for next season, which was announced earlier today.

The details in full are :-

Already Under Contract : Rachubka, Southern, Evatt, McPhee, Green, Hoolahan, Taylor-Fletcher, Fox, Barker.

Options activated for further year : Burgess, Coid, Crainey, Gorkss, Kay, D’Agostino.

New contract offer : Morrell, Jorgensen, Wiles.

Released : Jackson, Parker, Hills, Tierney, Doughty, Welsh, Bean, Edge, Flynn, Lawlor, Marsh.

Larry has also made decisions on several of the club’s second year scholars.

Offer of 6 month professional contract : Dominic Merrella, Ross Lloyd.

Released : Stefan Laird, Alex Smith, Dale Warburton, Kyle Clancy and Danny Penswick.

Blackpool Vital would like to place on record our thanks to those players who will be leaving for pastures new for all their endeavours during their careers at Blackpool FC, and wish them well in their futures away from Bloomfield Road.