Referee Simon Hooper will take charge of Sunday's Sky Bet Championship fixture between Aston Villa and Blues at Villa Park (12 noon kick-off).
So far this season the Wiltshire-based official has refereed 40 games, where he has produced a total of 143 yellow cards and three reds.
The last Blues fixture he took charge of was our Championship home game against Newcastle United in March.
That match ended in a 0-0 draw and Blues defender Paul Robinson was the only player from either side cautioned.
The last time he officiated a match involving Villa was their 2-0 home win against Bristol City in February. Seven players were yellow-carded in that fixture; including Alan Hutton and Andre Green for the hosts.
Mr Hooper will be assisted by linesmen Adam Crysell and Neil Davies, with James Linington named as the fourth official.