Webster In Charge For FA Cup Tie

Last updated : 03 January 2012 By Covsupport News Service

The currently appointed referee for Coventry City's FA Cup game against Southampton on Saturday is Colin Webster from Tyne & Wear.

Mr Webster is married with two children and has interests in property development and learning to fly. He is a Chartered Surveyor who took up refereeing in the North East in 1988. He was promoted to the Referees' List in 2000 and He was in charge of the League One Play-Off Final which saw Millwall beat Swindon 1-0.

So far this season, he has twenty matches and shown 48 yellow cards and four red.

The last time he was in charge of a Coventry game, it was the draw at Doncaster Rovers back in October.  Premvious City matches are the 0-0 draw when Sheffield United visited The Ricoh in January 2011, the 1-0 defeat at West Brom back in March 2010, the 2-0 defeat at Sheffield Wednesday in October 2009, the 2-0 home win over Norwich in August 2008, the 5-1 win at Colchester in April 2008, the 1-0 home defeat to Sheffield United in December 2007, the 3-0 defeat at Leicester in February 2007, the 3-1 defeat at Leeds in December 2005, the 2-1 defeat at Sheffield United in August 2005, the 1-0 home win over Watford in December 2004 and the 1-0 home win over West Ham in August 2004.

His last Southampton game was the 1-0 win at Barnsley on August 13th 2011.

His assistants are Gary Stott and Geoff Russell  The Fourth Official is John Farries