Simpson To Referee Huddersfield v Bolton

  • March 31, 2014 | By Chris Mann
  • URL Short URL:

Jeremy Simpson will referee Saturday's Championship fixture between Huddersfield Town and Bolton at the John Smith's Stadium.

Wanderers go into the game on the back of a 1-1 draw with Wigan Athletic on Saturday, while Huddersfield drew 1-1 at Reading on the same afternoon.

Simpson, who will take charge of the game, has officiated 28 matches so far this season - issuing 83 yellow cards and five red.

His last outing was on March 22, when he was the man in the middle for AFC Wimbledon's 4-3 victory over Cheltenham Town in League Two. The Lancashire official produced seven yellow cards in that game.

Simpson has never previously taken charge of a Bolton fixture, but has refereed a Huddersfield game. That was in October 2013, when the Terriers played out a 1-1 draw with Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium. Two yellow cards were shown that evening, both of which were shown to the away side.

Below is the full set of officials for Saturday's game between Huddersfield and Bolton:

Referee: Jeremy Simpson
Assistant Referees: Christopher Akers, Richard Wigglesworth
Fourth Official: Mark Dwyer

Football betting site Betway

Sky Bet League One Standings

Pos Team Pld Pts
19 Rochdale 32 33
20 AFC Wimbledon 33 31
21 Tranmere Rovers 31 23
22 Southend United 33 16
23 Bolton Wanderers 30 11
View Full Standings >>


Who is Bolton's 2018/19 Player of the Year?
34.62% Gary O'Neil
19.38% David Wheater
18.92% Pawel Olkowski
9.27% Joe Williams
5.33% Jason Lowe
4.13% Sammy Ameobi
2.85% Josh Magennis
2.75% Mark Beevers
1.19% Jack Hobbs
1.01% Ben Alnwick
0.28% Andrew Taylor
0.28% Craig Noone