Date: 4th April 2016 at 10:43pm
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The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Reading this midweek.

Nottingham Forest travel to Reading on Tuesday April 5 for the game at the Madejski Stadium and the match carries an 8pm kick off.

Referee: Dean Whitestone
Linesmen: Alan Young and Matthew Buonassisi
Fourth Official: Tim Robinson

Match Day referee Whitestone is yet to officiate a Forest game this season.

He has however already taken in 33 other matches so far in 2015-16 and in those games, across all competitions and football divisions, he has handed out a total of 107 yellow cards and three red cards.

He was most card happy in the match between Bristol Rovers and Mansfield in March, with eight yellows being shown. Prior to that Colchester and Scunthorpe in August saw seven yellows being shown and he also showed seven in the game between Middlesbrough and Blackburn in February.

Let`s hope it`s not another repeat and more of our players edge closer to automatic bans.

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