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
Manchester City v Brighton and Hove Albion
Kick off 20:00 BST
This game is NOT being shown live on TV anywhere in the UK.
Simon Beck and Andy Garratt
Paul Tierney será o árbitro para Man City x Brigthon na quarta, dia 09 de Maio. pic.twitter.com/u52OCw7X2f
— Man City Brazil (@ManCityBrazil) May 1, 2018
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
Saturday 31 May
Everton 1-3 City
Not a single player from either side received a caution.
Saturday 20 January
City 3-1 Newcastle United
The Barcodes Ciaran Clark was the only player to enter Mr. Tierney’s black book.
Wednesday 29 November 2017
City 2-1 Southampton
The only City player who saw yellow was Vinny.
✏️ Your #MCIBHA preview…
— Brighton & Hove Albion ⚽️ (@OfficialBHAFC) May 7, 2018
Will Paul manage to keep his cards in his pocket?
Come on CITY!