AFC Wimbledon release seven
Andy Barcham, Tom Soares andDeji Oshilaja are among seven players released by AFC Wimbledon following their survival in Sky Bet League One.
Barcham’s departure ends a four-year stay with the Dons, for whom he made 161 appearances and scored 17 goals, while Oshilaja also played more than 100 games for the club and was the player of the year last season.
Midfielder Soares appeared 79 times for the Dons but had not started a league game since December.
Alfie Egan, Osaze Urhoghide, James O’Halloran and Kane Crichlow were the other players released butWill Nightingale andKyron Stabana have been offered new contracts.
The club are talking to goalkeeper Joe McDonnell about his future while Egli Kaja, whohas struggled with injuries since returning from a loan spell at Livingston, will be invited back for pre-season training after his contract expired.