Meet the Referee – Antony Coggins

Each week we take a close look at the referee assigned to the Swans game and look at their previous record when officiating our beloved Swansea City.

This week’s referee spotlight focuses on Antony Coggins, who was appointed the referee for the Swansea City v Barnsley EFL Championship game on Sunday, 29 December 2019.

Anthony Coggins

Referee Coggins was assisted by Sam Lewis and Mark Jones, with Stephen Martin the 4th Official for the game.

Name: Antony Coggins
Birthplace: Bicester, Oxfordshire

Antony Coggins officiated his first match Football League match on the opening day of 2017/18 when Morecambe secured a 2-1 victory over Cheltenham Town in League Two.

The 2019/20 season will be his third season as a Football League referee and this will be the first time Coggins has officiated a Championship game.

Swans related Fact(s):
This was referee Anthony Coggins’s very first Swansea City match.

Here are the all important facts and figures for each game that he has been a referee for a Swansea City game:




Home Team


Away Team

In summary, Antony Coggins’s record for Swansea City games is as follows:

Home Games
P1 W0 D1 L0

Away Games
P0 W0 D0 L0

Overall Record
P1 W0 D1 L0

This referee has a Swans Love Factor of 100%

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