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Red & Yellow & Oh I'm Off...Leicester v Stoke (24/2/18)

Red & Yellow & Oh I'm Off...Leicester v Stoke (24/2/18)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Leicester City and Stoke City this Saturday.

Leicester City host Stoke City on Saturday February 24 for the game at the King Power Stadium and the match carries a 12.30pm kick off.

Referee: Michael Oliver
Assistant Refs: Stuart Burt and Daniel Cook
Fourth Official: Paul Tierney

Match Day referee Oliver has officiated 29 games in 2017/18, showing 105 yellow cards and five red cards so far.

He took in 44 games in 2016/17 with a return of 138 yellow cards and five red cards.

His highest card count that season was seven yellows in the game between Watford and Manchester United.

He took in 36 matches in 2015-16 and in those games, across all competitions and football divisions, he handed out a total of 131 yellow cards and nine red cards.

He was most card happy in the Capital One Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City in February with ten yellow cards being shown.

Let`s hope it`s not another repeat and more of the players edge closer to automatic bans.


Writer:Site Staff
Date:Thursday February 22 2018
Time: 7:00AM

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