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The Match Officials


Friday 28th of November, Sheffield United will be hosting Notts County at their Bramall Lane Stadium, Notts will be trying put aside the defeat to Yeovil Town by putting together a convincing performance against a side one point above us in the League One table.

Sheffield United come into the game having drawn their last game at Oldham 1-1, however the Blades have won 4 of their last six games, ironically the same as Notts.

The Match Officials for Fridays game against Sheffield United will be Robert Madley, with his two assistants Derek Eaton and Edward Smart. The fourth official will be Darren Drysdale.


Match Officials


Referee; Robert Madley

From – West Yorkshire

His matches involving Notts County and Sheffield in the last four season.

League One – Saturday 27th August 2011 – Preston 2 Notts County 0 – No Cards

League One – Saturday 21st April 2012 – Notts County 2 Bury 4 – 3 Yellow Cards and 1 Red Card

League One – Saturday 24th November 2012 – Notts County 1 Swindon Town 0 – 5 Yellow Cards


Run down of his last four games.

Championship – Saturday 25th October 2014 – Derby 1 Wigan 2 – 6 Yellow Cards

Championship – Saturday 1st November 2014 – Watford 3 Millwall 1 – 6 Yellow Cards

Championship – Wednesday 5th November 2014 – Fulham 2 Blackpool 2 – 5 Yellow Cards and 1 Red Card.

Premiership – Saturday 22nd November 2014 – Leicester 0 Sunderland 0 – 5 Yellow Cards


In his last four games 22 yellow cards have been shown and one red card.

So far this season in a total of 11 games he has shown 42 yellow cards and 4 red card.

That's roughly 3.8 yellow cards per game.


Assistant Referee; Derek Eaton

From – Gloucestershire

Last 3 League One games.

Tuesday 4th November 2014 – Sheffield Wednesday 0 AFC Bournemouth 2

Saturday 8th November 2014 – West Ham 0 Aston Villa 0

Saturday 11th November 2014 – Bishop's Stortford 1 Eastborune Borough 1


Assistant Referee; Edward Smart

From – West Midlands

Last 3 League One games.

Wednesday 29th October 2014 – Tottenham 2 Brighton 0

Saturday 1st November 2014 – Hull 0 Southampton 1

Sunday 9th November 2014 – Sunderland 1 Everton 1


Fourth Official; Darren Drysdale

From – Lincolnshire


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