Shrews Match Officials
December 16, 2016
Match Officials for the visit to The Greenhous Meadow on Saturday 17th December 2016.
Shrewsbury Town v Bristol Rovers
Sky Bet EFL Division ONE.
Saturday 17th December 2016.
Tyne & Wear based Sebastian Stockbridge has only been in charge of three away fixtures involving Bristol Rovers in the past. The last time was on Saturday 22nd October 2016 when Oldham Athletic were beaten 2-0 courtesy of some very memorable displays by the Made In Chelsea duo.
Match Referee: SEBASTIAN STOCKBRIDGE.
Assistant Referees: Steven Plane and Craig Taylor.
Fourth Official: Mark Griffiths.
Sebastian Stockbridge has been the match referee a total of 22 times so far this season.
In those games, mainly in Division One and Two, he has issued 89 Yellow cards and just 4 Red cards.
One notable game was on Saturday 12th November 2016 when Grimsby Town drew 2-2 with Barnet.
John Akinde scored his two penalties for the Bees but Omar Bogle had his 90th minute penalty saved.
Sebastian Stockbridge was in charge of the BRFC matches at Morecambe, (lost 1-2), on Saturday 14th December 2013, and at Hartlepool United, (lost 0-4), on Saturday 1st March 2014. He will rarely be the referee at The Memorial Stadium because of his base being in the North East of England.