Date: 16th October 2008 at 4:49pm
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Zipadeedoodah has been reading up about the ref for the game on Saturday at Don Valley against Barnet

The Referee chosen to officiate at Don Valley on Saturday when Rotherham United take on Barnet is….

Mr Graham Salisbury from Preston, Lancashire


Born on 1st November 1962, Graham progressed through the Preston and District West Lancashire League before advancing onto the Football League list of assistant referees in season 1997-98.
He was finally promoted to the National list of Football League Referees for season 2001-02.

His most recent games in charge of the Millers are as follows…

28 September 2004….Millers 2 Crewe 3….1 yellow
2 April 2005….Stoke 1 Millers 2….8 yellows 1 red
12 November 2005….Millers 1 Colchester 2….2 yellows
31 December 2005….Millers 1 Doncaster 0….1 yellow 1 red
4 November 2006….Carlisle 1 Millers 1….2 yellows
1 September 2007….Millers 1 Chester 1….0 cards

So far this season, Graham has taken charge of 7 games, showing 18 yellows and 1 red….this being to Huddersfields Gary Roberts in their recent 1-0 JPT defeat at Darlington.
Graham’s record for 2008-2009 is..
League 2 Sat 09 Aug 2008 Darlington 1-1 Exeter 0 cards
Carling Cup Tue 12 Aug 2008 Chester 2-5 Leeds 5 yellows
League 1 Sat 23 Aug 2008 Hartlepool 0-1 Stockport 3 yellows
The Championship Sat 30 Aug 2008 Barnsley 2-0 Derby 3 yellows
League 1 Fri 05 Sep 2008 Hereford 1-1 Swindon 1 yellow
The Championship Sat 13 Sep 2008 Sheff Wed 2-0 Watford 4 yellows
JPT Round 1 Tues 7 Oct 2008 Darlington 1-0 Huddersfield2 yellows 1 red

Graham will be assisted at Don Valley by….

Ian A Dudley from Nottingham
Alf H Greenwood from Yorkshire

The Fourth Official will be

Keith DG Lawson from Lincolnshire