Mick Russell has been appointed as the referee for the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy Final between Bristol City and Walsall.Chris Powell and Richard Wigglesworth will assist Russell in the Final at Wembley Stadium on 22nd March 2015.
Mark Haywood will be on fourth official duty, while Phil Dermott is the reserve assistant referee.
Russell, who officiates across all three Football League divisions, made his debut in 2004 when he took charge of Scunthorpe United versus Rochdale in League 2.
He has refereed once in this season’s Johnstone’s Paint Trophy, taking charge of Coventry City’s 1-0 win at Wycombe Wanderers in Round 1, and was on the Wembley touchline as fourth official for last
year's Sky Bet League 1 Play-Off Final between Leyton Orient and Rotherham United.