Cardiff City Football Club has confirmed details of the players set to leave the club this summer.
Jay Bothroyd and Chris Burke are to make their exit, along with Adam Matthews, Gavin Rae and Martin John.
The full statement on the club’s website reads:
‘Contracts have not been offered to Jay Bothroyd and Chris Burke following an inability for all parties to agree suitable new terms during the 2010/11 season.
‘Adam Matthews leaves the club having agreed terms with Celtic during the 2010/11 season. Gavin Rae and Martin John have been released and are free to secure new contracts elsewhere.
‘Emerging players Jonathan Meades and Jordan Santiago have been offered new professional contracts. From the Academy ranks Ibrahim Farah, Nathaniel Jarvis and Alex Evans have all been offered senior terms with the club. Sameth Al-Basith and Steffan Jones have been released.
‘On loan players Craig Bellamy, Jason Brown, Stephen Bywater, Jay Emmanuel-Thomas, Jason Koumas, Seyi Olofinjana and Jlloyd Samuel are to return to their parent clubs, while Anthony Gerrard, Solomon Taiwo and Aaron Wildig are to return to Cardiff City.’