Ex-Preston North End skipper John Welsh leaves Grimsby Town

Former Preston North End skipper John Welsh has left Grimsby Town by mutual consent.

Wednesday, 20th March 2019, 7:22 pm
Updated Wednesday, 20th March 2019, 8:33 pm
John Welsh after Preston's play-off final triumph at Wembley in 2015

Welsh joined the Mariners last summer after being released by North End.

The 35-year-old midfielder made 12 starts and five substitute appearances, with his last game coming at the end of January.

He signed a two-year contract when he signed for Grimsby but came to a agreement to leave the club on Wednesday.

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Welsh spent six years with Preston and was in the side which won the League One play-off final at Wembley in 2015.