Graham Scott appointed as referee for Manchester City vs Crystal Palace

After a midweek trip to Barcelona, City host Crystal Palace this weekend – the Premier League has appointed Graham Scott as the referee. The game kicks off at 3 pm BST and will not be broadcast live in the United Kingdom.

 

Graham Scott


The last time Scott officiated the Blues was last August when Norwich City visited the Etihad and received a 5-0 thumping. In total, he's refereed the Blues eight times, with City winning seven of those, including the 2018 Carabao Cup semi-final against Bristol City at Aston Gate.


Scott officiated a 2-2 home draw against Palace in the 2019/20 season.

Photo courtesy of Warren Little/Getty Images

Last season, he dished out 79 yellows and four red cards in the 23 games he took charge of.


So far this campaign, the 54-year-old has refereed just two games, with both finishing goalless –Luton vs Birmingham and Brighton against Newcastle.

Full Appointments


Referee: Graham Scott

Assistants: Harry Lennard & Adrian Holmes

Fourth Official: Darren Bond

VAR: Simon Hooper

Assistant VAR: Steve Meredith

 

Written by: @TomCayless_


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