Check the match official appointments for the third round of the Emirates FA Cup

Written by Nathan Mattick

Previous matchday

Premier League Match Official Appointments - Matchweek 18

All matches kick-off at 15:00, unless stated. 

Friday 8th January 

 Aston Villa v Liverpool (KO: 19:45)

Referee: Craig Pawson
Assistant Referees: Stuart Burt and Richard West
Fourth Official: Anthony Taylor
VAR: Paul Tierney
AVAR: Constantine Hatzidakis

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Crystal Palace  (KO: 19:45)

Referee: David Coote
Assistant Referees: Adam Nunn and Nick Hopton
Fourth Official: Leigh Doughty
VAR: Jarred Gillett
AVAR: Andrew Halliday

Saturday 9th January

Boreham Wood v Millwall (KO: 12:00)

Referee: Benjamin Speedie
Assistant Referees: Craig Taylor and Paul Lister
Fourth Official: Neil Hair

Everton v Rotherham United (KO: 12:00)

Referee: Stuart Attwell
Assistant Referees: James Mainwaring and Wade Smith
Fourth Official: Jeremy Simpson
VAR: Paul Tierney
AVAR: Andrew Halliday

 Luton Town v Reading (KO: 12:00)

Referee: Darren Bond
Assistant Referees: Lee Venamore and  Bhupinder Gill
Fourth Official: Declan Bourne

Norwich City v Coventry City (KO: 12:00)

Referee Darren Drysdale
Assistant Referees: Adam Crysell and Adrian Waters
Fourth Official: Paul Howard

Nottingham Forest v Cardiff City (KO: 12:00)

Referee: David Webb
Assistant Referees: Rob Smith and Mark Cunliffe
Fourth Official: Thomas Bramall

Chorley v Derby County (KO: 12:15)

Referee Kevin Friend
Assistant Referees: Robert Merchant and Robert Atkin
Fourth Official: Ross Joyce

Blackburn Rovers v Doncaster Rovers

Referee: Samuel Barrott
Assistant Referees: Andrew Fox and Geoffrey Liddle
Fourth Official: Ollie Yates

Blackpool v West Bromwich Albion 

Referee: John Brooks
Assistant Referees: Akil Howson & Daniel Leach
Fourth Official: Marc Edwards

Burnley v Milton Keynes Dons

Referee: Jonathan Moss
Assistant Referees: Marc Perry & Harry Lennard
Fourth Official: Geoff Eltringham
VAR: Anthony Taylor
AVAR: Andrew Halliday

Bristol Rovers v Sheffield United

Referee: Keith Stroud
Assistant Referees: Sam Lewis & Jonathan Hunt
Fourth Official: Sam Allison

 Exeter City v Sheffield Wednesday 

Referee: Dean Whitestone
Assistant Referees: Mark Russell and Christopher Wade
Fourth Official: Kevin Johnson

Oldham Athletic v AFC Bournemouth

Referee: Andy Woolmer
Assistant Referees: Mark Jones & Danny Gratton
Fourth Official: Robert Madley

Queens Park Rangers v Fulham

Referee: Simon Hooper
Assistant Referees: Derek Eaton and Ian Cooper
Fourth Official: James Oldham

 Stevenage v Swansea City

Referee: Michael Salisbury
Assistant Referees: Nigel Lugg and David Hunt
Fourth Official: Charles Breakspear

Stoke City v Leicester City

Referee: Tony Harrington
Assistant Referees: Shaun Hudson and James Wilson
Fourth Official: Peter Wright

Wycombe Wanderers v Preston North End 

Referee: Matthew Donohue
Assistant Referees: Graham Kane and Stephen Brown
Fourth Official: Alan Young

Arsenal v Newcastle United (KO: 17:30)

Referee: Chris Kavanagh
Assistant Referees: Dan Cook and Sian Massey-Ellis
Fourth Official: Gavin Ward
VAR: Andre Marriner
AVAR: Neil Davies

 Brentford v Middlesborough (KO: 18:00)

Referee: Tim Robinson
Assistant Referees: George Byrne & Michael George
Fourth Official: John Busby

Huddersfield Town v Plymouth Argyle (KO: 18:00)

Referee: Martin Coy
Assistant Referees: Paul Hodskinson and Mark Dwyer
Fourth Official: Carl Boyeson

 Manchester United v Watford (KO: 20:00)

Referee: Andrew Madley
Assistant Referees: Simon Beck & Adrian Holmes
Fourth Official: Lee Mason
VAR: Peter Bankes
AVAR: Lee Betts

Sunday 10th January

Barnsley v Tranmere Rovers (KO: 13:30)

Referee: Oliver Langford
Assistant Referees: Matthew McGrath and Philip Dermott
Fourth Official: Scott Oldham

Bristol City v Portsmouth (KO: 13:30)

Referee: Jarred Gillett
Assistant Referees: Nik Barnard and Ollie Williams
Fourth Official: Antony Coggins

Crawley Town v Leeds United (KO: 13:30)

Referee: Peter Bankes
Assistant Referees: Lee Betts and Neil Davies
Fourth Official: David Coote

 Chelsea v Morecambe (KO: 13:30)

Referee: Darren England
Assistant Referees: Constantine Hatzidakis and Matthew Jones
Fourth Official: James Linington
VAR: Jonathan Moss
AVAR: Daniel Robathan

 Cheltenham Town v Mansfield Town (KO: 13:30)

Referee: Tom Nield
Assistant Referees: Mark Derrien and Michael Webb
Fourth Official: Lee Swabey

Manchester City v Birmingham City (KO: 13:30)

Referee: Robert Jones
Assistant Referees: Edward Smart and Scott Ledger
Fourth Official: Martin Atkinson
VAR: Graham Scott
AVAR: Matthew Wilkes

Marine v Tottenham Hotspur (KO: 17:00)

Referee: Michael Oliver
Assistant Referees: Simon Bennett and Gary Beswick
Fourth Official: Andre Marriner

Newport County v Brighton & Hove Albion (KO: 19:45) 

Referee: Lee Mason
Assistant Referees: Mark Scholes & Timothy Wood
Fourth Official: Robert Lewis

Monday 11th January

 Stockport County v West Ham United (KO: 19:45)

Referee: Michael Dean
Assistant Referees: Darren Cann and Daniel Robathan
Fourth Official: Kevin Friend

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