Referee’s assistant David Bryan ( VIDEO BELOW) was hit by a smoke bomb thrown from the stands by Spurs fans celebrating Andros Townsend’s opener in THFC’s away fixture against Aston Villa on October 20, 2013. Bryan however was fit enough to continue his duties .
Video- Linesman David Bryan hit by smoke bomb/flare- Villa v Spurs 20/10/2013
The smoke bomb was thrown from the Spurs section of the crowd after England winger Andros Townsend had put the Lilywhites ahead. The police eventually stepped in and took the fan out of the stadium.
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