Referee for Derby game Confirmed.
The referee for this weekends Sky Bet Championship match against Derby County has been confirmed. The man in the middle will be Isle Of Wight referee James Linington. Linington last refereed the Hornets during the 1-0 away defeat to Milwall during the 2012/13 season. His last match at Vicarage Road was during the 2011/12 season when he officiated the 2-0 defeat to Blackpool. This match will be his second in the Championship this season. Linington has refereed 9 games this season ( 1 of those being in the Championship) and has handed out 29 yellow cards and 3 red as well as 3 penalties. For the full appointment please see below:
Watford V Derby County
Referee - James Linington
Linesman - Ian Crouch and Paul Harris.
Fourth Official - Stephen Rubery.