The retained list was announced by Wolves on their official website on Sunday. The list has been submitted to the English Football League (EFL) as the club prepares for a return to the top flight. On 6 July 2017, it was announced that Ikeme was diagnosed with acute leukaemia after returning abnormal blood tests during a routine pre-season check-up. Also among the retained players are the duo of Bright Enobakhare and Dominic Iorfa. Meanwhile, 12 senior players were not offered new contracts and five youngsters have been released from Wolves scholarship programme. Wolves were crowned champions of the 2017/2018 English Championship which secured automatic promotion to the Premier League. Wolves’ retained players for 2018/2019 EPL season: Benny Ashley-Seal Danny Batth Harry Beasley Ryan Bennett Harry Burgoyne Oskar Buur Ivan Cavaleiro Conor Coady Aaron Collins Helder Costa Daniel Csoka Sylvain Deslandes Matt Doherty Barry Douglas Ethan Ebanks-Landell Niall Ennis Bright Enobakhare Morgan Gibbs-White Paul Gladon Pedro Goncalves Ben Goodliffe Jordan Graham Boubacar Hanne Andrew Harris-Sealy Kortney Hause Aaron Hayden Christian Herc Carlos Heredia Carl Ikeme Dominic Iorfa Cameron John Connor Johnson Ryan Leak Ben Marshall Joe Mason Dan McKenna Rafa Mir Roderick Miranda Duckens Nazon Ruben Neves Will Norris Phil Ofosu-Ayeh Prince Oniangue Owen Otasowie Will Randall Connor Ronan Jack Ruddy John Ruddy Romain Saiss Austin Samuels Enzo Sauvage Sherwin Seedorf Aaron Simpson Andreas Sondergaard Ben Stevenson Elliot Watt Donovan Wilson Ming-Yang Yang Michal Zyro.