HEREFORD have signed experienced central defender Krystian Pearce nicked “the chief”.

The Bulls manager Josh Gowling confirmed his signing after today’s goal-less draw at AFC Telford United.

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Former Birmingham City and Mansfield Town defender Pearce was in attendance against Telford but unable to play a role in the match.

Gowling said that his side needed that “experienced leader” in his squad.