VIDEO: Assistant referee hit on head by ball thrown from the stands by Palmeiras fan, crowd cheers

A Palmeiras fan throws a ball on to the assistant referee's head to the pleasure of the crowd during a home win against Botafogo
Fan.. Deadly accurate (Image: YouTube/2012Brasileirao)

Watch a Palmeiras fan take aim from quite a reasonable distance and thrill the crowd by managing to hit the poor assistant referee directly on the head during a 2-0 home win over Botafogo yesterday for Luiz Scolari’s men.