icon_corner icon_start_stop enlarge2 icon_start_stop icon_start_stop icon_post icon_miss icon_save icon_card_red enlarge2 icon_save icon_start_stop icon_card_yellow attack icon chevron-down icon chevron-left icon chevron-right icon chevron-up icon cross icon defence icon icon_disallowed_goal email icon facebook icon google icon instagram icon linkedin icon messenger icon pinterest icon play icon plus-thin icon plus icon search icon soundcloud icon sub-in icon sub-out icon icon_sub tweet icon twitter icon icon_user__out icon_user_out vimeo icon whatsapp icon icon_start_stop youtube icon
Close
/media/50259/20200204-lee-mason.jpg

Latest News

Referee for Arsenal trip revealed

Written by Rory Mitchinson

Lee Mason will take charge of Newcastle United’s Premier League game away to Arsenal next Sunday.

It’ll be the third time this season that the 48-year-old has refereed a United game, having previously presided over the Magpies’ 2-0 defeat at Aston Villa in November and December’s 2-1 loss to Everton at St. James’ Park.

So far, Mason has brandished just one red card this season, dismissing Sheffield United’s Billy Sharp in the Blades’ Premier League clash against Southampton in September. He has shown 57 yellow cards in all competitions, averaging out at exactly three per game.

He will be assisted by Ian Hussin and Harry Lennard at the Emirates Stadium. Andrew Madley will be the fourth official, while Kevin Friend will be the video assistant referee.

The Magpies will be hoping for a change of fortune when they travel to North London, having lost at the Emirates on each of their last seven visits.

Recommended for you

Breaking News

Dismiss Close
Enable Recite