Date: 29th August 2018 at 7:16am
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The Premier League has appointed self-confessed Leicester City supporter Kevin Friend to officiate Saturday evening EPL late kick-off between Manchester City and Newcastle United.

Saturday 1 September 2018

Premier League

Etihad Stadium

Manchester City vs. Newcastle United

Kick off – 5:30 pm

Live on TV within the UK on BT Sport

Assistants

Simon Bennett and Derek Eaton

Fourth official

Craig Pawson

Kevin Friend – season 2018/19

So far this season the 47-year-old Tottenham born official has taken charge of two Premier League, one Championship and one EFL Cup matches and in doing so brandished 12 yellow and no red cards.

Games involving MCFC during the 2017/18 campaign

Kevin took charge of just one match.

EFL Cup

Tuesday 24 October 2017

City 0-0 Wolves (City won 4-1 on pens)

Yaya was the only City player to receive a caution while two Wolves players, Bennett and Price received yellows.

Score prediction

City to beat the Barcodes 2-1.

Come on City!