Video: South African pitch invader attacks referee with a vuvuzela

Posted by Chris Wright

One of TP's most abiding memories of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa is the acute tinnitus we sustained from having to watch every single game while accompanied by the relentless, droning hail of honks created by the several thousand vuvuzelas also in attendance.

Ah, good times.

Anyway, it's fair to say that the deafness-inducing wall of noise created by the plastic trumpets so beloved by South African fans is a potent enough weapon in its own right. But the referee in charge of Kaizer Chiefs-Golden Arrows at the weekend, Chris Mfiki, found out the hard way there are two ways the vuvuzela can be used as an implement of pain...

Ban them! Ban them all!

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