Leeds boss Garry Monk has decided to release Frank Mulhern
BBC journalist Adam Pope says the striker is now a free agent.
It is suggested Mulhern's contract has been terminated with immediate effect, despite having six months left to run.
Mulhern was a regular for Leeds' youth team
Mulhern was a regular for Leeds' youth team last season and looked as if he had a bright future ahead of him at Elland Road.
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But Monk has made the call to prematurely end his stay at the club.
Mulhern was shipped out on loan to non-league Southport earlier in this campaign.
However, he failed to make a single appearance for the minnows.