Dundee have confirmed the departure of nine players from the Dens Park squad.
The biggest loss from the team is that of Kevin Holt who had impressed in recent weeks.
Holt joined the Dark Blues in 2015 and has been played a pivotal role at left back.
Other names confirmed to have left Dens are Jon Aurtenetxe, Julen Etxabeguren, Kostadin Gadzhalov, Nicky Low, Jeremy Malherbe and Jordan Piggott.
Meanwhile, Simon Murray and A-Jay Leitch-Smith have returned to Hibs and Shrewsbury Town, respectively.
A statement from the club said: “We would like to thank everyone of these players for their efforts while at Dens and wish them all the best for the future.
“The club will announce details of any contract renewals or new players signing when negotiations are complete.”