Southampton v Manchester United - Match Officials
Manchester United travel to the south coast to take on Southampton.
Results, so far, have seen Manchester United equal Manchester City with regards to points gained, indeed the two Manchester clubs have an identical record and are joint-top of the Premier League.
Jose Mourinho will be hoping that his side can keep their momentum going against a Southampton side who blow hot and cold at home.
As the fixture approaches we are now able to reveal the names of the officials appointed to take charge:
Referee - Craig Pawson
Assistant Referee - Ian Hussin
Assistant Referee - Constantine Hatzidakas
Fourth Official - Mike Jones
With regards to the referee, Craig Pawson, he has taken charge of 4 games this season and issued 20 yellow cards and 2 red cards.
Last season, he took charge of the following Manchester United fixtures:
• Community Shield - 7 Aug - Leicester City 1 Manchester United 2 - Yellow Cards 4 Red Cards 0
• PL - 14 Dec - Crystal Palace 1 Manchester United 2 - Yellow Cards 5 Red Cards 0
• PL - 9 April - Sunderland 0 Manchester United 3 - Yellow Cards 6 Red Cards 1