Date: 7th January 2008 at 12:22pm
Written by:

MR DEAN WHITESTONEFROM NORTHAMPTONSHIRE

This is Dean’s 2nd season on the National list of Referee’s after being an Football League Assistant Referee since season 2000-2001.

It will be Dean’s 3rd time in charge of a Millers game.
The first ws at our 1-1 draw at Swansea City on December 23rd 2006.
Dean booked 7 players that afternoon at the Liberty Stadium, but just 2 from Rotherham, Ian Sharps and Scott Wiseman.
The 2nd occasion was in the 1-0 defeat at Crewe on March 24th 2007, a game which saw just 2 yellows being shown, one of them was for Millers defender David Worrell.

So far this season Dean has taken charge at 16 games, booking 61 players and showing red 5 times.
The latest red was for former Millers player Paul Warne now at Yeovil, in their 1-0 defeat at Luton on New Years Day.

He will be assisted at Lincoln by

RICHARD BEEVOR….SUFFOLK
PETER QUINN…….CLEVELAND

4th Official will be

NIGEL MURPHY……NOTTINGHAMSHIRE