Meet the Referee – Samuel Barrott

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 Samuel Barrott, who was appointed the referee for the Reading v Swansea City Carabao Cup First Round game on Tuesday, 10 August 2021.

Referee Samuel Barrott

Referee Barrott was assisted by Samuel Ogles and Michael Chard, with Darren Blunden the 4th Official for the game.

Name: Samuel Barrott
Birthplace: Yorkshire

Background:
The West Riding based official is in his second year as an EFL referee having made the step up from the National League list of Officials at the end of the 2019-2020 season.

Barrott talks about his referring background and his career goals in an interview with the West Riding County Football Association in August 2020.

Swans related Fact(s):
This was the very first time that referee Samuel Barrott has officiated a Swansea City game.

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

Date
Competition
Home Team
Score
Away Team
10-August-21
Carabao Cup – First Round
Reading
0:3
Swans

In summary, Samuel Barrott’s record for Swansea City games is as follows:

Home Games
P0 W0 D0 L0

Away Games
P1 W1 D0 L0

Overall Record
P1 W1 D0 L0

This referee has a Swans Love Factor of 100%

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