Referees for next two games announced.

10/09/2013 17:30

The referees for this weekends Sky Bet Championship match at home to Charlton and next weeks Sky Bet Championship Match against Doncater has been announced. For this weekends home match against Charlton, the referee will be Northamptonshire referee Andy Woolmer. Woolmer last officiated the Hornets during the 2010/11 season when he refereed Watford 3-0 win over Aldershot in the League Cup and Watfords 2-2 draw with Leeds in April. This season, Woolmer has refereed 4 matches ( 1 of those being in the Championship) and has handed out 13 yellow cards and 0 red as well as 1 penalty.

For next Tuesdays home match against Doncaster Rovers in the Championship, the referee will be Lincolnshire official Darren Drysdale. Drysdale refereed the Hornets once last season which came in the 1-0 home defeat to Brighton in September 2012 turning down to clear penaltys. He has officiated 5 games this season (One of those being in the championship) and has handed out 14 yellow cards and 2 red. For the full appointments please see below:

Watford V Chalton

Referee - Andy Woolmer.

Linesman - Thomas Ramsey and David Woolford

Fourth Official - Robert Hodges


Watford V Doncaster Rovers

Referee - Darren Drysdale

Linesman - Paul Kelly and Wayne Porter

Fourth Official - Gary Jerden.