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Liverpool v Manchester United - Match Officials

Liverpool v Manchester United - Match Officials

This Saturday lunch-time Manchester United travel to Anfield to take on their old rivals Liverpool.

Jose Mourinho`s side will be looking to maintain their fine Premier league form and take the three points on offer.

The fixture has often been a feisty affair and the Premier League will be hoping the officials they have appointed for this fixture can keep the peace, they are:

Referee - Martin Atkinson

Assistant Referee - Lee Betts

Assistant Referee - Stephen Child

Fourth Official - Jon Moss

This season, Martin Atkinson has refereed 5 games and issued 14 yellow cards and 1 red card.

Already this season Martin Atkinson has refereed a fixture in which Manchester United have been involved:

• 13 Aug - Premier League - Manchester United 4 West Ham United 0 - Yellow cards issued 4, red cards issued 0

Last season Atkinson took charge of the following fixtures involving Manchester United:

• 23 Oct - Premier League - Chelsea 4 Manchester United 0 - Yellow cards issued 5, red cards issued 0

• 26 Dec - Premier League - Manchester United 3 Sunderland 1 - Yellow cards issued 3, red cards issued 0

• 19 Feb - FA Cup - Blackburn Rovers 1 Manchester United 2 - Yellow cards issued 3, red cards issued 0.

• 27 Apr - Premier League - Manchester City 0 Manchester United 0 - Yellow cards issued 2, red cards issued 1.

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Writer:Red Boy
Date:Wednesday October 11 2017
Time: 5:10PM

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