Nield to referee his first Swansea game

West Yorkshire official Tom Nield has been appointed the referee for the midweek Championship game between Swansea City and Norwich City on Wednesday evening.

The official will be taking charge of his very first Swans game, having only made his Championship bow last season.

Referee Tom Nield will be assisted by Sam Lewis and Matthew Jones, with James Linington the 4th Official for the game at the stadium.

Tom Nield Championship 2023-2024 Record

This will be the third EFL Championship game that Nield has officiated so far this season and it will be the first time he has officiated either side during this campaign.

The two games he has officiated so far have resulted in 7 yellow cards, six of which came in Coventry City’s 3-1 win at Queens Park Rangers on the weekend.

Overall Nield has handed out a total of 27 yellow and 1 red card in the 7 EFL games he has taken control of so far this season!