Aktobe - Kairat: Referee – Vishnichenko
Referee – Anatoliy Vishnichenko from Kostanay. Today’s game will be 6th this season for this official. Kairat games Anatoliy refereed twice this season – home games against Aktobe (3:1) and Shakhtar (0:0).
In last 5 games that Vishnichenko was refereed there were 3 wins for the home sides and 2 draws. In those games 15 yellow cards were shown – exactly 3 each game, as well as 2 red cards.
Two assistants will be Anatoliy Khodin from Atyrau and Semen Zhuravlev from Pavlodar. The fourth official will be Yuriy Tikhonyuk from Aktobe. Askhat Abdanbaev (Taraz) and Denis Tevyashov (Uralsk) will also be assisting the referee. Match delegate – Kysymzhan Madiev from Astana.
Other matches will be refereed by:
Ordabasy – Astana
Referees: Igor Aleshin (Pavlodar), Samat Sharipov (Atyrau), Oleg Bogdanov (Semey)
4th official: Zhandos Abzhan (Shymkent)
Delegate: Alexander Peremitin (Almaty)
Okzhetpes – Irtysh
Referees: Alexander Aliev (Almaty), Serik Zhappasbayev, Torebek Zhaksylyk (both Kazylorda)
4th official: Valeriy Gusev (Kokshetau)
Delegate: Bagdat Tuseev (Semey)
Atyrau – Taraz
Referees: Furkat Atazhanov (Shymkent), Elesh Kusainov (Astana), Serik Koshkarov (Almaty)
4th official: Denis Labashov (Atyrau)
Delegate: Vitaliy Kagan (Almaty)