Lee Swabey will referee Port Vale’s clash with Bradford City this weekend.
The Valiants welcome the Bantams to Vale Park on Saturday, kick-off 3pm, for Sky Bet League One action.
Mr Swabey has officiated 19 games so far this term, brandishing 60 yellow cards and five reds.
According to soccerbase.com, it will be the first time he has taken charge of a game at Vale Park.
Thomas Bramall and Thomas Kirk will assist Swabey as linesmen, while Mark Griffiths will be the fourth official.