FOURTEEN players have been released by Barnsley Football Club.

Jordan Clark, John Cofie, Kelvin Etuhu, Emmanuel Frimpong, Bobby Hassell, Andrai Jones, Liam Lawrence, Paddy McCourt, Sam Patterson, McCauley Shillito, Erico Sousa, Jordan Tunnicliffe, Iain Turner and Martin Woods were all released on Wednesday afternoon.

Senior players including Tomasz Cywka, Stephen Dawson and Jim O'Brien have been offered contract extensions for next season's League One campaign.

Manager Danny Wilson will meet with representatives of Jacob Mellis at a later date to discuss the midfielder's future.

A spokesperson for the club said: "We would like to thank all players for their efforts throughout their time at Oakwell, especially Bobby Hassell for his ten years of commitment and service to Barnsley Football Club.

"We wish Bobby and his family all the very best for the future."