Referee for Aston Villa match confirmed.

23/11/2015 19:17

The referee for this weekend's Premier League fixture against Aston Villa has been announced.

Lee Mason from Lancashire, will be the man-in-the-middle for the match at Villa Park and this will be the first time that he has refereed the Hornets this season.

Mason is an experienced Premier League official, having taken charge of 188 matches since joining the select group list back in 2006.

You have to look back to the 2010/11 season to view the last time that he officiated the Golden Boys. His last game involving the Hornets was the 1-1 draw away to Swansea City in March 2011. He handed out two yellow cards on that night.

This season, he has officiated 12 matches in all competitions, six of which coming in the Premier League, and he has brandished 37 yellow cards and one red.

For the full appointment, please see below:

Aston Villa vs Watford

Referee - Lee Mason.

Linesman - Andrew Halliday and Marc Perry.

Fourth Official - Paul Tierney.