Newcastle v Manchester United - Match Officials
This Sunday, Manchester United are on their travels when they journey to the north-east to take on Newcastle United.
Although our neighbours, Manchester City, appear to have the title race all but tied up, it is essential that Manchester United to ensure they are in the driving seat for second place.
Ahead of the game, we`re now able to bring you the names of those officiating in this fixture:
Referee - Craig Pawson
Assistant Referee - Lee Betts
Assistant Referee - Richard West
Fourth Official - Paul Tierney
With regards to the referee, Craig Pawson, he has taken charge of 23 fixtures and has issued 83 yellow cards and 4 red cards.
This season, Craig Pawson has taken charge of the following fixtures involving Manchester United:
• 23 Sept- Premier League - Southampton 0 Manchester United 1 - yellow cards issued 5, red cards issued 0.
• 18 Nov - Premier League - Manchester United 4 Newcastle United 1 - yellow cards issued 2, red cards issued 0.
• 30 Dec - Premier League - Manchester United 0 Southampton 0 - yellow cards issued 6, red cards issued 0.