Football player hit a referee – level 1
The life of a referee in football is not always easy. Sometimes they must give a red card and some players don’t like it. During a football match in Lebanon, a referee gave a red card to a player who wasn’t happy with the red card.
The player ran after the referee. The player tried to hit him. The referee tried to run away. The coach and other men also tried to hit the referee. He was really scared because they could kill him. But nobody killed the referee. One soldier was at the match. The soldier helped him. After this very bad moment the referee doesn’t want to be a referee in the future.
Interesting words: referee (person who make sure that the rules of a game are followed), be scared (have fear).
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