Arriving at the Mariners during the 2017/18 pre-season, Golec made 31 Hyundai A-League appearances with the Mariners over the past two seasons.

Golec thanked the club as he left, adding: “For me, this is a tough place to leave as I really enjoyed my time at the Central Coast Mariners.

“From my first day at the Mariners: the fans, coaches, staff and players made me feel so welcome and that’s something I will always be grateful for."

He added: “Everyone involved with the Mariners deserves success, and I wish everyone at the club all the best for the remainder of the season and beyond.”