Gateshead to release Euan Moyes, Gary Mulligan and Kyle Nix

Gary Mulligan
Mulligan is yet to score in 14 appearances this season

Gateshead have opted to release the trio of Euan Moyes, Kyle Nix and Gary Mulligan when their current deals expire on 1 January 2012.

Striker Mulligan, 26, who scored seven goals in 49 appearances, was handed a short-term deal in September but has made only two starts this term.

Nix, 26, signed from Mansfield in July to boost the midfield ranks but has also been limited to two starts.

Former Hibernian defender Moyes, 21, made only one appearance.