The Valiants welcome Burton Albion to Vale Park this Tuesday for their first Carabao Cup fixture of the 2019/20 season. The match officials for the fixture have been confirmed and can be found below:
Paul Marsden has been confirmed as the official who will take charge of Port Vale's home game against the Brewers, having officiated 30 games across all EFL competitions last season.
8 Sky Bet League One games
20 Sky Bet League Two games
2 FA Cup games
Across the 30 games officiated by Marsden, he handed out a total of 91 yellow cards and nine red cards. Marsden refereed the Valiants three times at home last season, a 4-1 defeat to Oldham Athletic, a 2-0 defeat to Forest Green Rovers and a 1-0 victory against Crawley Town.
His assistants on Tuesday will be Lisa Rashid and Ian Smedley with Robert Massey-Ellis taking on the role as fourth official.