Referee for Sheffield Wednesday Match Announced.
The referee for this weekends Sky Bet Championship match away to Sheffield Wednesday has been announced. The referee will be Cheshire official Mark Heywood. This will be the first time he has refereed the Hornets this season and this match will only be the second time that Heywood has refereed the Hornets since joining the Football League list. Heywood last refereed the Hornets during the 2-1 away defeat to Cardiff City last season where he sent off Watfords Daniel Pudil and Nathaniel Chalobah. Heywood has officiated 26 matches this season, 5 of which coming in the Championship and has handed out 83 yellow cards and 3 red as well as 4 penalties. For the full appointment, please see below:
Sheffield Wednesday V Watford
Referee - Mark Heywood
Linesman - Kevin Mattocks and Paul Marsden
Fourth Official - Nigel Miller