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Anthony Elding parts company with Cork City

Updated: Monday, 12 May 2014 18:05 | Comments

The much-travelled Anthony Elding has left Cork City
The much-travelled Anthony Elding has left Cork City

Cork City have announced that striker Anthony Elding has left the club by mutual consent.

The English striker joined Cork at the start of the season with high hopes after a season with Sligo Rovers where he impressed.

However, his time at Cork was marred by injuries and he made just one appearance this season.

In a statement Elding thanked the club, saying: "I would like to thank everyone at the club for their support since I signed. Things have not worked out as we would have hoped, but sometimes that happens in football.

"I would also like to give a special mention to Timmy Murphy for helping myself and my family settle in. I want to wish the club the very best of luck for the rest of the season and for the future."

It is not yet known whether the 32-year-old intends to remain in the League of Ireland and join another club or if he'll return home to England.

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