March 03, 2012

Soccer referee gets hits by cardboard cup holder, falls down (Video)

In the crazy world that is soccer, referees are always targets for irritated fans but most of the time, no actual violence occurs between the two except when things fly from the stands.

A couple weeks back, an assistant referee calling a Belgian Jupiler League match between Lierse and Zulte Waregem was hit by something thrown from the stands.

After further inspection, it ended up being a wet cardboard cup holder and although it doesn't sound incredibly painful, it looks like it was:

(Courtesy of The Last Angry Fan)

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