Chelsea vs Liverpool: Referee for FA Cup final confirmed
The referee for Saturday's FA Cup final between Chelsea and Liverpool has been confirmed as Craig Pawson.
At Wembley, the two Premier League heavyweights will compete for the second domestic title on offer.
The Reds are still in contention for an unprecedented quadruple, as they are still in contention for the Premier League and Champions League, despite having previously won the Carabao Cup.
If they succeed, they will become the first English team in history to sweep all four major titles.
Liverpool’s record in games officiated by Pawson is remarkably strong, having lost just six of the 31 matches the 43-year-old has officiated.
However, the most recent of those defeats had Klopp hopping with rage after he felt a series of contentious decisions went against his side.
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