The remaining officials though are all local.
Assistants: D K Benton (South Yorkshire) and W E Grunnill (Yorkshire);
Fourth Official :D J H England (South Yorkshire)
Mr Hooper this season has officiated 25 games issuing 55 yellow cards and 5 red.
He has twice previous taken charge of cardiff City matches. Both wins for the Bluebirds. The Coventry game saw a 90th minute penalty win the match for Cardiff.
Championship; Tues Sep 29th 2009; Cardiff 6 - 1 Derby. Report
Championship; Tues Mar 16th 2010; Coventry 1 - 2 Cardiff. Report