Keith Stroud has been confirmed as the Referee for Saturdays trip to Gillingham, 3pm kick-off.This will be the Hampshire born officials eighteenth game this season, but only his third in Sky Bet League One. He Comes with a high pedigree having refereed in the Premier League this season.
During the 17 games he has officiated so far this season he has handed out 60 yellow cards and 3 red cards.
It has been awhile since he last officiated a Bury game, the last ironically being against Gillingham away from home during the 2010/2011 season in League Two, the match ended 1-1. He handed out 5 yellow cards during the game but no red cards.
Mr Stroud will be assisted by Ian Rathbone and Paul Howard. The Fourth Official Matthew Buonassasi.