Date: 24th December 2017 at 12:08pm
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After the draw against Leicester City at the King Power Stadium, whereby United conceded a late equaliser in stoppage time, United host Burnley in a Boxing Day fixture.

With the Premier League title, seemingly slipping further from our grasp match-by-match, with Manchester City running away with the title, Jose Mourinho will be looking for his side to get back to winning ways.

Ahead of the fixture we are able to bring you the names of those appointed to take charge:

Referee – Martin Atkinson

Assistant Referee – Stephen Child

Assistant Referee – Harry Lennard

Fourth Official – Lee Mason

With regards to the referee, Martin Atkinson, he has taken charge of 14 games this season issuing 42 yellow cards and 4 red cards.

This season, Martin Atkinson has taken charge of the following games involving Manchester United;

? 13 Aug – Premier League – Manchester United 4 West Ham United 0 – yellow cards issued 4 red cards issued 0.

? 14 Oct – Premier League – Liverpool 0 Manchester United 0 – yellow cards issued 2 red cards issued 0.