YORK City have signed former Minsterman Lee Bullock.

The 31-year-old midfielder, who made 171 appearances for City between 1998 and 2004 before joining Cardiff City, has signed a one-year deal back at Bootham Crescent.

It is understood that Bullock, who also played for Hartlepool, Bury and latterly Bradford City, is seen as one of the prime contenders for a midfield holding role back at his first club.

* For the full story and reaction from manager Gary Mills, see The Press on Friday.