YORK City have appointed Chris Pegg as the club’s new commercial manager.

Pegg has been tasked with maximising opportunities relating to the club's departure from Bootham Crescent and scheduled move to the new Community Stadium next season.

He has joined the club from Langleys Solicitors and will be responsible for driving business opportunities while protecting and enhancing the club’s brand and reputation.

Pegg boasts more than five years of commercial and marketing experience and has previously worked in the retail, travel, healthcare and legal industries.

He can be contacted by emailing commercial@yorkcityfootballclub.co.uk