Arsenal's Emirates Stadium Date: 19th September 2023 at 10:46pm
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The match officials have now been confirmed for Wednesday night’s match between Arsenal and PSV Eindhoven in the UEFA Champions League, which is live on TNT Sports 1/TNT Sports Ultimate with a kick-off time of 20:00.

Felix Zwayer will be the man with the whistle at The Emirates Stadium.

Referee: Felix Zwayer (Germany).
Assistant Referee: Stefan Lupp (Germany).
Assistant Referee: Eduard Beitinger (Germany).
Fourth Official: Sven Jablonski (Germany).
Video Assistant Referee: Marco Fritz (Germany).
Additional Video Assistant Referee: Juan Martínez Munuera (Spain)
UEFA Referee Observer: Alexandru Deaconu (Romania)
UEFA Delegate: Danilo Filacchione (Italy)

The last time he oversaw a match involving Arsenal, they were 1-0 victors away at Olympiakos in the Europa League (20/02/20), in a match which saw him brandish 6 yellow cards (Shkodran Mustafi and Granit Xhaka for Arsenal).

His only other match involving Arsenal:

08/05/23: CSKA Moscow (a – UEL): 2-2 (Y: 1, R: 0)

His last match involving PSV Eindhoven was on 9th December 2021, when they lost 3-0 away versus Real Sociedad in the Europa League. During this match, he showed 8 yellow cards and 1 red card, with Ibrahim Sangare the player dismissed for two bookable offences.

His other matches involving PSV Eindhoven:

20/10/20: Granada (h – UEL): 1-2 (Y: 6, R: 0)
11/12/18: Inter Milan (a – UCL): 1-1 (Y: 7, R: 0)

His record last season:

Matches: 36
Yellow Cards: 149 (4.14)
Red Cards: 3

During the 2022/23 season, he showed 9 yellow cards on two occasions: Napoli 4-2 in the Champions League and Eintracht Frankfurt 4-2 SV Darmstadt in the German Cup.

So far this season:

Matches: 3
Yellow Cards: 10 (3.33)
Red Cards: 0

Zwayer has been the man with the whistle on four occasions so far this season, two of which have been in the German Bundesliga, one in the German Cup and one in the Champions League. He has shown 17 yellow cards in his opening four matches of the season.

 

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