Boxing Day Match Officials
December 23, 2016
Match Officials for the visit of Coventry City to The Memorial Stadium.
Brendan Returns After 15 Weeks Away On Boxing Day
Bristol Rovers v Coventry City
Sky Bet EFL Division ONE.
Monday 26th December 2016.
Bristol Rovers v Coventry City on Monday 26th December 2016.
Match Referee: BRENDAN MALONE.
Assistant Referees: Joe Clark and Thomas Harty.
Fourth Official: Adrian Tranter.
Brendan Malone has given 74 Yellow Cards and 3 red cards in his 20 matches as a referee this season.
His last match was the 4-0 win for AFC Wimbledon against Port Vale on Saturday 17th December 2016.
The last time he was in charge of a Coventry City match was on Saturday 23rd January 2016.
The Sky Blues lost that match 3-0 to Southend United at Roots Hall.
They had Gary Deegan sent off in the 51st minute and conceded a 68th minute penalty.
Brendan Malone has been the referee EIGHT times when Bristol Rovers have played.
Three of those games have been victories, three were defeats and there are two draws.
The last time Brendan Malone was in charge of a Bristol Rovers match was on Tuesday 13th September 2016.
This game was a 1-1 draw against the Saddlers when Matty Taylor scored with the 27th minute penalty..