Mike Jones (referee)

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Mike Jones
Full name Michael J. Jones
Born (1968-04-18) 18 April 1968 (age 55)
Chester, England
Years League Role
1997–2018 The Football League Referee
2008—2018 Premier League Referee

Michael "Mike" J. Jones (born 18 April 1968) is an English retired professional football referee based in Chester. He is a member of the Cheshire County Football Association.

He began refereeing in The Football League in 1997 and was promoted in 2008 to the list of Select Group Referees who officiate all Premier League fixtures. In 2009, he refereed the FA Trophy Final at Wembley Stadium. Jones is now the National Group Director of the PGMOL and also the Head of Refereeing at the English Football Leagues.