pARAGuAYAN pLAYER TRIES TO CHOkE REFEREE
Paraguayan soccer player
Jose Pedroso has quit the club Rangers after grabbing a referee around the throat and trying to choke him during a weekend match in Chile’s second division. Elias
Vistoso, president of the second-division Rangers, said Monday the defender left following the incident Saturday against Concepcion.
The action involving Pedroso and referee Mar
celo Miranda was posted on YouTube. It took place shortly after Miranda made Concepcion take a penalty kick four times, waving off attempts because of infractions. Concepcion converted the first, missed the next two and converted the fourth.