Date: 28th March 2018 at 11:52am
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The Premier League has appointed a relative newcomer to take charge of this Saturday’s top flight evening game between Everton and Manchester City.

Saturday 31 March 2018
Premier League
Everton v Manchester City
Goodison Park
Kick off 17:30 BST
Live on TV within the UK on BT Sport

Eddie Smart & Derek Eaton

Fourth official
Michael Oliver

Referee Tierney

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Born in Wigan and a self-confessed League One home team supporter Tierney (37) took charge of his first Premier League game on 30 August 2014 – Swansea v West Brom.

Having impressed, Paul was soon promoted to the FIFA list of Referees on New Year’s Day, 2018.

Season 2017/18

Taking his fair share officiating in the lower leagues Paul has taken charge of 26 domestic matches.

Games involving MCFC

Saturday 20 January 2018
City 3-1 Newcastle
No City player received a card.

Wednesday 29 November 2017

City 2-1 Southampton
Vinny was the only City player to go into the ref’s naughty book.

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Will Mr Tierney correctly call the shots on Saturday?

Come on CITY!