Date: 3rd May 2017 at 8:19pm
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The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Bristol City and Birmingham City this Sunday.

Bristol City host Birmingham City on Sunday May 7 for the game at Ashton Gate and the match carries a 12pm kick off.

Referee: Lee Mason
Linesmen: Darren Cann and Derek Eaton
Fourth Official: Stephen Martin

Match Day referee Mason has officiated 22 games in 2016/17 with a return of 76 yellow cards and two red cards.

His highest card count this season was eight yellows in the game between Leicester City and Middlesbrough in November. He also showed seven yellows and one red in the game between Manchester City and Burnley.

He took in 34 matches in 2015-16 and in those games, across all competitions and football divisions, he handed out a total of 96 yellow cards and three red cards.

He was most card happy in the match between Derby and Sheffield Wednesday in April with a total of nine yellows being shown. The Nottingham Forest and Middlesbrough game in September saw eight yellows.

Let`s hope it`s not another repeat and more of the players edge closer to automatic bans.

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