All 20 of the 2012/13 Premier League clubs have released players for various reasons as they prepare for the start of the 2013/14 campaign.
Among the high-profile names that were released by the clubs include Russian captain Andrey Arshavin, Florent Malouda, David Bentley, William Gallas, Wayne Bridge, Kolo Toure and Roque Santa Cruz.
The following is the list of players that were released by clubs:
Andrey Arshavin, Denilson, Sebastien Squillaci, Samir Bihmoutine, Reice Charles-Cook, Craig Eastmond, Conor Henderson, Jernade Meade, Sead Hajrovic, Nigel Oldfield Spence-Neita, Joshua Rees, Philip Roberts, James Shea, Sanchez Watt.
Richard Dunne, Jean Makoun, Eric Lichaj, Calum Barrett, Joshua Barton, Courtney Cameron, Daniel Devine, Andrew Marshall.
Paulo Ferreira, Hilario, Florent Malouda, Yossi Benayoun, Ross Turnbull, Amin Affane, Aziz Deen-Conteh, Archange Nkumu.
Phil Neville, Thomas Hitzlsperger, Sam Kelly, Jan Mucha, Johan Hammar.
Mark Schwarzer, Chris Baird, Mahamadou Diarra, Simon Davies, Georgios Karagounis, Mladen Petric, Thomas Donegan, Corey Gameiro, Richard Peniket, James Muza. Alex Smith, Csaba Somogyi.
Jamie Carragher, Danny Wilson, Tyrell Belford, James Stephens.
Wayne Bridge, Kolo Toure, Roque Santa Cruz, Filippo Mancini, Ryan McGivern.
Paul Scholes, Reece Brown, John Cofie, Luke McCulloch, Michele Fornasier, Gyliano van Velzen, Frederic Veseli, Luke Giverin Luke Hendrie.
Danny Simpson, Steve Harper, Elliot Ward, Yven Moyo.
Simeon Jackson, Lee Camp,Tom Adeyemi, Olumide Durojaiye, George Francomb, Ramil Sheriff, Marc Tierney, Korey Smith.
Rob Hulse, Ryan Nelsen, Tal Ben-Haim, DJ Campbell, Radek Cerny, Frederick Champion, Adam Francis, Troy Hewitt, Tommaso Trani, Taylor Parmenter.
Alex Pearce, Nicky Shorey, Ian Harte, Nicholas Bignall, Simon Church, Noel Hunt, Charlie Losasso, Angus Macdonald, Brett Williams, Jay Tabb, Joshua Webb.
Frazer Richardson, Danny Butterfield, Ryan Dickson, Tommy Forecast, Danny Seaborne, Alberto Seidi, Sam Hoskins, Ben Reeves.
Michael Owen, Matthew Upson, Jermaine Pennant, Carlo Nash, Mamady Sidibe, Dean Whitehead, Rory Delap, Michael Clarkson, Matthew Gledhill, Jadan Hall, Matthew Lund, Andrew Musungu, George Rigg.
Titus Bramble, Matt Kilgallon, Anthony Callaghan, Wade Joyce, Ryan Noble, Adam Reid, Ben Wilson.
David Bentley, William Gallas, Jack Barthram, John Bostock, Jack Munns, Jake Nicholson.
Marc-Antoine Fortune, Zoltan Gera, Jerome Thomas, Gonzalo Jara, Romaine Sawyers.
Carlton Cole, Gary O’Neil, Jake Larkins, Jack Powell, Jami Rafati, Eoin Wearen.
Franco Di Santo, Adrian Lopez, Peter Aylmer, David Jones, Ryan Watson, Jonathan Lynch, Callum Morris, Joshua Sumner, Filip Orsula, Ronnie Stam.
Write for GiveMeSport! Sign-up to the GMS Writing Academy here: http://bit.ly/12evFlH
DISCLAIMER: This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.News Now - Sport News