Date: 10th December 2017 at 8:02pm
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The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Burnley and Stoke City this Tuesday.

Burnley host Stoke City on Tuesday December 12 for the game at Turf Moor and the match carries a 7.45pm kick off.

Referee: Mike Jones
Assistant Refs: Mark Scholes and Simon Long
Fourth Official: Michael Oliver

Match Day referee Jones has officiated 12 games in 2017/18, with a return of 49 yellow cards and one red card so far.

He took in 30 games in 2016/17, with a return of 120 yellow cards and five red cards.

That season his highest card count was seven yellows and one red in the Accrington v Morecambe game. He also showed eight yellows and one red in the game Sheffield United and Scunthorpe United.

He took in 40 matches in 2015-16 and in those games, across all competitions and football divisions, he handed out a total of 131 yellow cards and three red cards.

He was most card happy in the match between Crystal Palace and Bournemouth on February 2 with a total of seven yellow cards shown. Seven were also shown between Crystal Palace and Bournemouth on February 2.

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

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