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The Burnley captain was reported to have been stalling on a new deal throughout the year, choosing instead to wait until the end of the season to see what Burnley's immediate future held.
Following their relegation to the Championship on the final day, The Athletic have reported that Mee will likely leave the club with the centre-back said to have a host of options in the Premier League.
Ben Mee (R) and James Tarkowski (C) are both expected to depart the club this summer
Mee's insistence that he wanted to help the club on the pitch before deciding what to do over his contract was cut short when he was injured against Leicester back in March.
Sadly for a player who had come to be a real hero at Burnley, that appears to have been his last on-field