Burnley-Newcastle match delayed after referees' assessor collapses in tunnel

Burnley's Premier League match against Newcastle United at Turf Moor on Monday was delayed by half an hour until 8:30 p.m. local time after referees' assessor Eddie Wolstenholme collapsed in the tunnel.
Sky Sports reported that Wolstenholme was conscious when he was taken to hospital but referee Anthony Taylor and the Premier League decided to delay the start of the match.
Wolstenholme is a former Premier League referee who retired from officiating in 2003.

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