By David Coverdale For The Daily Mail
Published: 21:07 BST, 7 September 2020 | Updated: 01:08 BST, 8 September 2020
The player who punched a referee in a grassroots football match has been banned for 10 years.
Amateur official Satyam Toki was left with excessive bleeding above his eye after he was hit three times by a player he sent off in a pre-season friendly last month in Acton, west London.
At a London FA hearing over the weekend, the referee's attacker was suspended from all football activity for 10 years - the maximum punishment that can be issued for