Current Russian national team captain Roman Shirokov beat’s a judge at the “Moscow Celebrity Cup” amateur competition.
The incident occurred in the final 1/4, where Shirokov was playing.
Roman and the principal referee had a dispute. He tried to show a red card but the player warned he would assault him if he showed the card.
The referee turned up and Shirokov with all the strength flew towards him, hitting his fist in the face. Ref dropped, and Shirokov hit him in the stomach with his foot.
The wounded man was helped by emergency professionals.
Danchenkov wants the injuries documented and plans to contact the police. Injuries are looking very serious.