by Reggie Noble on August 5, 2013

An unlucky assistant referee took an unpleasant facial thanks to a careless strike during a Brazilian soccer match and – you guessed it – there’s video.

I mean, he really gives it to her.

She’s a tough gal, though, and was up on her feet within moments.

It just goes to show that women can get hurt officiating a sporting event as good as a man.

[H/T: 101 Great Goals]