Date: 8th May 2018 at 10:42am
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Premier League relative newcomer, Paul Tierney has been appointed to take charge of Manchester City’s final home fixture of the season, against Brighton and Hove Albion.

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Premier League

Manchester City v Brighton and Hove Albion

Etihad Stadium

Kick off 20:00 BST

This game is NOT being shown live on TV anywhere in the UK.

Assistants

Simon Beck and Andy Garratt

Fourth official

Bobby Madley

Paul Tierney – season 2017/18

The 37-year-old self-confessed Wigan Athletic supporter has officiated 30 Premier League, Championship, League One and Two matches and in doing so brandished 80 yellow and no red cards.

Did you know?

Paul was promoted to the Select Group of Referees in 2016 and on New Years Day, 2018 found himself on the FIFA list of refs.

Games involving Manchester City

Premier League

Saturday 31 May

Everton 1-3 City

Not a single player from either side received a caution.

Premier League

Saturday 20 January

City 3-1 Newcastle United

The Barcodes Ciaran Clark was the only player to enter Mr. Tierney’s black book.

Premier League

Wednesday 29 November 2017

City 2-1 Southampton

The only City player who saw yellow was Vinny.

Will Paul manage to keep his cards in his pocket?

Come on CITY!