Angers SCO have decided not to offer new contracts the central defender Ismaël Traoré (35) and midfielder Thomas Mangani (35), whose deals both expire next month, according to Le Courrier de L’Ouest.
Mangani has made 256 appearances with Angers, Traoré has appeared 227 times. The latter was the club captain still this season.
A bunch of other players who are out of contract have been offered new deals but have yet to accept: Romain Thomas (33 – CB), Vincent Manceau (32 – LB) and Pierrick Capelle (35 – CM) and Mathias Pereira Lage (25 – AM). Stéphane Bahoken (29 – ST) and Danijel Petkovic (28 – GK) are expected to depart on free transfers.