Referees for Leeds and Doncaster matches confirmed.

19/08/2014 16:22

The referees for this weekends Sky Bet Championship match against Leeds United and next Tuesday's Capital One Cup Round Two fixture versus Doncaster at Vicarage Road have been announced by The Football League.

For this weekends Sky Bet Championship fixture against Leeds United at Vicarage Road, the referee will be Isle Of Wight official James Linington. Linington refereed the Hornets three times last season, with the Golden Boys winning once (4-0 vs Blackpool at Vicarage Road ) and loosing twice (2-3 to Derby County at Vicarage Road and 2-1 to Qpr at Loftus Road). Last season, Linington officiated 37 games across The Football League, handing out 109 yellow cards and 7 red. This season, Linington has refereed 3 matches, where he has handed out 11 yellow cards and 2 red as well as 1 penalty.

For next Tuesday's Capital One Cup Round Two fixture against Doncaster Rovers at Vicarage Road, the referee will be Northamptonshire official Andy Woolmer. Woolmer officiated the Hornets once last season which came in the Hornets 1-1 draw with Charlton in September at Vicarage Road. He refereed 30 matches last season across The Football League, handing out 86 yellow cards and 2 red. This season, he has officiated one match handing out 2 yellow cards.

For the full appointments, please see below.

Watford vs Leeds United.

Referee - James Linington

James Linington Referee James Linington in action during the Sky Bet League One match between Coventry City and Crawley Town at Sixfields Stadium on January 12, 2014 in Northampton, England.

Linesman - Paul Hobday and Paul Kelly.

Fourth Official - Gary Sutton


Watford vs Doncaster

Referee - Andy Woolmer.

Andy Woolmer is the referee in charge of today's game between Scunthorpe United and Swindon Town

Linesman - Stephen Finch and Grant Taylor

Fourth Official - Dave Bushell