Mathieson The Ref For City V Brentford

04 April 2013 12:07
Referee Appointed

The currently appointed referee for Coventry City's home League One game against Brentford is Scott Mathieson from Stockport.

Scott started refereeing after seeing  an advert in his local paper, inviting prospective Referees to join a course. A former Stockport County trialist, he progressed through the Mid-Cheshire and Northern Premier leagues and Conference and on to the League line in 1990. In 1994, he refereed his first Football League game when Carlisle United played Wigan Athletic.

His last City game was the 3-1 defeat at Bristol City last season and other City games that he has been in charge of are: the 4-1 win at Barnsley in August 2007, the 2-0 defeat at Sunderland in February 2007, the 2-2 at Burnley in October 2004 and the 2-1 home defeat to Preston in November 2002.

This season, Mr Mathieson has 33 matches (Six of which have been in League One) and shown 85 yellow cards and 8 reds.

His assistants are: Robert Merchant and Marc Wilson. Fourth Official is Grant Taylor

Source: Coventry MAD