Christopher Foy will oversee Saturday’s game against Sheffield Wednesday.
Born in the North West, Foy has refereed three games in the Premier League, one in the Championship and one League One fixture so far this season.
His last outing was just before the international break when he officiated Manchester United’s 2-1 win over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Having handed out 15 yellows and no reds so far, Foy last took charge of a Bolton Wanderers fixture in February when the Whites ran out 2-1 winners over Burnley at the Reebok Stadium.
Sian Massey and Matthew Wilkes will the run the line, whilst the fourth official will be Steven Rushton.