Jeremy Simpson has been appointed as the Match Referee for Derby County's Sky Bet Championship fixture at home to Stoke City on Saturday (3pm kick-off).

Simpson took charge of 29 games in the 2020/21 campaign, showing 78 yellow cards and four reds.

He oversaw one Rams match last term, which was the 3-0 loss at Rotherham United in February.

Simpson will be assisted by Michael George and Rob Smith on the lines, whilst Aaron Jackson has been appointed as the fourth official.