Referee for AFC Bournemouth match announced.
The referee for this Friday’s Sky Bet Championship match against AFC Bournemouth at the Goldsands Stadium, has been announced by The Football League.
The match, which will be televised on Sky Sports, will be officiated by Premier League referee Lee Probert from Wiltshire.
Probert, who refereed last years FA Cup final between Arsenal and Hull City, last officiated the Hornets back in the 2008/09 season, when Watford beat Ipswich 2-1 at Vicarage Road on the 30th August 2008.
The Select Group official has only officiated 5 games this season, all coming in either The Football League or FA Cup, after sustaining an injury which has kept him out for the majority of the season to date, handing out 16 yellow cards.
For the full appointment, please see below:
AFC Bournemouth vs Watford
Referee – Lee Probert.
Linesman – Ronald Ganfield and Matthew Wilkes
Fourth Official – Keith Hill.