AMERICAN striker Mike Grella and right back Andrai Jones have been offered deals to keep them at Gigg Lane, as the Bury retain list was revealed this week.

Manager Richie Barker has fulfilled his pledge to offer 25-year-old New Yorker Grella a contract after he weighed in with an all-important four goals towards the end of the season.

Midfielder Luke McCarthy has also been offered a deal, while youth team second year scholars Liam Boswell, Jordan Melia, Christian Dibble and Dalton McLaughlin have been offered their first professional contract.

But midfielders Patrick Cregg and Andy Haworth, goalkeeper Ritchie Branagan, Zachary Rothwell and Danny Hudson have all been released.