Vital Football

Latest Reading FC News

Jones Refs Burnley Clash

Jones Refs Burnley Clash

Unless there is a late change, the referee who takes charge of Reading's game at Turf Moor against Burnley at the weekend is Michael Jones of Chester.

Jones started his refereeing career in the Chester and District leagues in 1983 and was promoted to the Football Leagues assistant‘s list in 1992, moving onto the referee's list 1n1996

The last time Reading met up with Jones was earlier this season in December when the Royals took on Luton Town at the Mad Stad, Reading won the game 3-0 with goals from Sidwell, Kitson and Doyle, there was no cards shown in that game.

The last time Burnley met up with Jones was January 2005 in funnily enough, the home game against Reading. That game ended 0-0 and just Steve Sidwell was booked.

So far this season Jones has been in charge of 32 games, in that time he has shown 100 cards in total, 95 yellow and five red. Of the 32 games. Jones has completed two without showing a card whilst his highest card count for one game is seven yellows, that has happened twice.

Jones' Record

2004/2005: Games: 37 Yellow Cards: 88 Red Cards: 7

2003/2004: Games: 33 Yellow Cards: 103 Red Cards: 8

2002/2003: Games: 30 Yellow Cards: 76 Red Cards: 3

2001/2002: Games: 30 Yellow Cards: 76 Red Cards: 3

2000/2001: Games: 34 Yellow Cards: 68 Red Cards: 10


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:
Date:Thursday March 2 2006
Time: 1:27PM

Comments

0
I hate all refs, not one of them is worth a w**k
Bell End
02/03/2006 17:33:00
0
Steve Coppell popped his head back round the press-room door last night to ask for the code to open the exit door. The Reading manager may not know his way out of Bramall Lane, but he has the key to the Barclays Premiership after this result.
DP
15/03/2006 13:47:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Staged or Real?

Recent Reading Articles

Samuel Interesting Hull And Bournemouth

Hull and Bournemouth have reportedly shown interest in Dominic Samuel, who has got his first-team chance with Reading this season after previous loans with Coventry and Gillingham.

Stam's Delight At Manchester United Draw

Reading were handed an FA Cup third round tie against Manchester United when the draw was made on Monday. This means Jaap Stam will return to Old Trafford, not that he knew it!

Brighton Away Now On Sky Sports

It has been announced that Sky Sports have selected a Reading game as the trip to the Amex Stadium for the meeting with Brighton has been picked up for television treatment.

Royals Linked With Brentford Striker

Reading are being linked with a January move for Brentford's in-form former Rochdale striker Scott Hogan.

Archived Vital Reading Articles

Vital Reading articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Reading
Write For Vital Reading
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Fulham MotM
Suggested By:
Al Habsi56%
Gunter22%
McShane0%
van den Berg0%
Blackett0%
Evans0%
Williams0%
Beerens11%
McCleary0%
Obita0%
Samuel0%
Sub - Kelly11%
Sub - Meite0%
Sub - Harriott0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Newcastle 19 13 1 5 40 21
2 Brighton 19 11 6 2 39 17
3 Reading 19 10 4 5 34 1
4 Leeds Utd 19 10 2 7 32 3
5 Birmingham 19 8 7 4 31 2
6 Sheff Wed 19 9 4 6 31 1
7 Norwich 19 9 3 7 30 4
8 Huddersfield 19 9 3 7 30 -3
9 Derby County 19 8 5 6 29 4
10 Fulham 19 7 7 5 28 9
11 Bristol City 19 8 3 8 27 4
12 Barnsley 19 7 4 8 25 3
13 Forest 19 7 4 8 25 1
14 Preston 19 7 4 8 25 1
15 Aston Villa 19 5 10 4 25 1
16 Ipswich 19 6 6 7 24 -2
17 Q.P.R. 19 6 5 8 23 -8
18 Brentford 19 6 4 9 22 -2
19 Burton 19 5 7 7 22 -4
20 Wolves 19 5 6 8 21 -3
21 Blackburn 19 5 5 9 20 -7
22 Cardiff 19 5 4 10 19 -12
23 Wigan 19 4 6 9 18 -5
24 Rotherham 19 1 4 14 7 -26
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Reading Results (view all)

Reading Fixtures (view all)

Dec 10 2016 3:00PM : Sheffield Wednesday (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 13 2016 7:45PM : Leeds United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 17 2016 3:00PM : Blackburn Rovers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 26 2016 3:00PM : Norwich City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Dec 30 2016 8:00PM : Fulham (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Jan 2 2017 3:00PM : Bristol City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Vital Football Comment