East Yorks Ref In Charge Of City's Trip To Barnsley
The Central heating technician started refereeing in the Hull Sunday League in 1992. He was promoted to the National List of assistant referees in 1996 after serving time officiating in the Northern Premier League and was promoted to the National List of referees in 2002.
He has had 14 matches so far this season including City's 2-1 home defeat to Preston North End back in September. He has shown 31 yellow and one red and this will be his fourth Championship game this season.
Previous City matches include: last season's 0-0 draw at Doncaster Rovers, the 0-0 home draw against Charlton in April 2009, the 1-0 defeat at Stoke in November 2006 and the 1-0 defeat at Bradford City in December 2003,
The Assistants are Simon Clayton from County Durham & Ian Dudley from Nottinghamshire. The Fourth Official is Colin Harwood from Manchester.