Referee and VAR appointed for Albion's game at Liverpool

Andy Madley will take charge of Liverpool v Brighton
Andy Madley will take charge of Liverpool v Brighton

Andy Madley will take charge of Albion's game at Liverpool.

His video assistant will be Simon Hooper.

Madley last refereed the Seagulls when they beat Manchester United 4-0 last season.

He has taken charge of 17 Albion games since 2013 and their only defeat in that time came when they were shocked 3-1 by Lincoln City in the FA Cup.

Madley last reffed at Anfield when Liverpool beat Cardiff in an FA Cup tie in February.

The full officiating team is as follows.

Referee: Andy Madley. Assistants: Derek Eaton, Steve Meredith. Fourth official: Tony Harrington. VAR: Simon Hooper. Assistant VAR: Darren Cann.