HEREFORD FC have appointed club shareholder Rob Crawford onto its board of directors.

Crawford is one of the six shareholders who own more than 10 per cent in the football club.

He was appointed onto the board of directors after a position became available following the resignation of George Webb.

Crawford purchased 50,000 shares in the club priced at £1 each in July 2016.

A statement on the club’s website said: “Following an initial shareholder (IS) board position becoming available, Rob Crawford has kindly offered to join the Hereford FC Board with the full consent of all initial shareholders and existing Hereford FC Board Members.

“Rob is chairman of Central Management Catalogue Agency (UK) Ltd and his experience will bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the board.

“The initial shareholders and Hereford FC directors are extremely grateful to Rob for giving his time and energy to Hereford FC.”