Match officers for the upcoming Papa John’s Trophy Finals confirmed!

The match officers for the 2020 and 2021 Papa John’s Trophy Finals have been confirmed!

In an EFL Trophy first, the 2 finals might be played in succession over the weekend of 13-14 March 2021, with last year’s postponed match between Portsmouth and Salford City going down first on Saturday 13 March adopted by the 2021 Final between Sunderland AFC and Tranmere Rovers on Sunday 14 March.


Each matches might be staged at Wembley Stadium, kicking-off at 3pm – with the motion broadcast stay on Sky Sports activities.


2020 Final – Saturday 13 March 2021


Portsmouth v Salford

Referee – Carl Boyeson

ARs – Michael Webb and Craig Taylor

4th Official – Trevor Kettle

Reserve AR – George Byrne


2021 Final – Sunday 14 March 2021


Sunderland AFC v Tranmere Rovers

Referee – Charles Breakspear

ARs – Geoffrey Liddle and Stuart Butler

4th Official – Robert Lewis

Reserve AR – Stephen Brown


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