Ward The Ref For Game At Walsall

24 October 2013 12:05
Referee Appointed

The currently appointed referee for Coventry City's League One game at Wolves is Gavin Ward of Surrey.

Twenty eight year old Mr Ward started refereeing at the age of thirteen in Kent and worked his way  through the Kent and Isthmian Leagues.  He has officiated at the FA Trophy Final and Championship Play Off Final, and for the 2007 Carling Cup Final, he was the first match official to be appointed as ‘ reserve assistant ‘ in a major domestic Cup Final.

This season, he has had ten games and shown 28 yellow cards three reds.

His last City game was the 1-0 win over Tranmere on January 16th 2013 and other City matches he has refereed are the 2-1 defeat at Brighton in November 2011, the 2-1 defeat at Middlesbrough in April 2011, the 1-4 home defeat to Bristol City in March 2011 and the 1-1 home draw against Preston in April 2010. 

His Assistants are: Matthew Parry and Nigel Smith.  The Fourth Official is Mark Howes

Source: Coventry MAD