The football league have now announced their list of referees for the up coming games. Saturdays game at Bloomfield Road will be officiated by Simon Hooper
Hooper from Wiltshire previously made the papers in October after sending off Burnley Mascot Bertie Bee for offering him his pair of glasses following a decision made by Hooper during their Championship Clash against QPR
Hoopers last Blackpool match was in February, where he was in charge of the 0-0 draw at Bloomfield Road against Leicester. During this gave he gave out three yellow cards, Blackpools Matt Phillips and Cathcart the two seasiders receiving the cards.
So far this season Hooper has refereed 13 games giving out a total of 49 yellow cards and 2 red cards.