MEMPHIS, Tenn — A man is in the hospital after being assaulted at a soccer match in Memphis.
Officers responded to an aggravated assault Sunday where a man was playing soccer at 1554 Bartlett Road.
The victim was fouled by another player and asked the referee to address it.
The referee then shoved the victim to the ground and kicked him in the face with metal cleats according to police.
The victim went to seek medical treatment for his injuries.
Anyone with information about this incident should call Crime Stoppers at 528-CASH.