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Referee attacked after Tenerife game
What did these fathers misunderstand about setting a good example? This question could be asked by anyone who saw the match between UD Tahodio and UD Andenes last weekend. Eleven to twelve-year-olds were on the pitch and the UD Tahodio team had won the game. After the final whistle, however, some fathers of the defeated team members stormed onto the pitch.


Referee attacked after Tenerife game

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13.03.2018 - They verbally attacked the referee, pushed and beat him.  He had to be taken to safety by other people from the crowd.  One eyewitness reported that the referee had already been bombarded with shouts and insults during the entire match.  Yet another sad example of aggression in sport, and a terrible example to set for the youngsters.

 



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