Referees for next two matches announced.
The referee's for Saturdays away match against Peterborough and Tuesday nights away match against Millwall have been announced by The Football League. For Saturdays away match against Peterborough, County Durham referee David Webb will be the man in the middle. This will be the first time that he has officiated a Hornets match this season. Webb last refereed Watford last season during the 3-2 win over Leicester in February 2012. The match will be remembered as Webb farcialy sent off Lloyd Doyley for an apparent foul when Doyley was no where near the player. The red card was recindered. Webb has officated 32 matches this season handing out 97 yellow and 5 red cards. He has also given out 6 penalties.
.For Tuesday nights match in the Npower Championship away to Millwall, Isle of Wight referee James Linington will be the referee. This will also be the first time he has officiated a Watford match this season. He last refereed the Hornets last season during the 0-2 home defeat against Blackpool. Linington has refereed 12 matches this season handing out 28 yellow cards and 0 red. See the full appointments below:
Peterborough V Watford
Referee - David Webb
Linesman - Michael George and David Rock
Fourth Official - Geoffrey Russell
Millwall V Watford
Referee - James Linington
Linesman - Ian Cooper and Andrew Laver
Fourth Official - Colin Lymer.