Ex A-League star released by US club

Former Hyundai A-League player of the year Marcos Flores has been released by his US NASL club Jacksonville Armada as the club culled eight players from its bottom of the league squad.

Flores, midfielder Bochy Hoyos, midfielder Lucas Rodriguez, midfielder Ramak Safi, defender Fabricio Ortiz, goalkeeper David Sierra, defender Joseph Toby and forward Tyler Williams have been released from the club.