A Spartak Myjava player was hit in the face by the trophy as her team lifted it together after being named world champions at the Red Bull Neymar Jr’s Five tournament.
A girls team from Slovakian side Spartak Myjava won a keenly fought World Final against their Japanese counterparts at the Neymar Jr. Institute in Praia Grande, São Paulo on Saturday.
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Congratulations to the new World Champions Spartak Myjava from Slovakia! 🇸🇰🏆 After finishing third in the World Final last year, they came back stronger this year to beat Japan in a thriller of a final!🔥 #worldfinal2019 #redbullneymarjrsfive #soccer #global #outplaythemall
After being presented with the cup, reportedly weighing over 15 kg, the squad gathered raise it above their heads in front of the crowd and the Brazil international himself.
However, as they quickly hoisted it upwards, the trophy caught one of the group square in the face.
She falls to the floor, obviously in some pain, before receiving medical attention.