Confirmed | Retained List
Watford FC can confirm its retained list following the end of the 2016/17 Premier League season.
Goalkeeper Rene Gilmartin and forward Mathias Ranegie have left the club after the expiration of their contracts.
Under-23 players Andrew Eleftheriou, Brandon Mason, Connor Stevens and Carl Stewart have been offered new deals. Ola Adeyemo, Charlie Bannister, Ogo Obi and Rhyle Ovenden have all been released.
Second-year Academy scholars Joy Mukena, Dion Pereira, Louis Rogers and Max Ryan have all been offered professional terms with the club, while Josh Roe and Treon Johnson will leave Watford at the end of their scholarships. Goalkeeper Andrew Thomas has left the club to take up a scholarship in the United States.
Watford FC would like to wish all departing players the best of luck for the future, and thank them for their contributions while at Vicarage Road.