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Published May 03, 2013, 12:00 AM

Referee Punched

Johana Portillo, left, and her sister Ana Portillo, daughters of Riccardo Portillo hold hands during a news conference Thursday, May 2, 2013, at Intermountain Medical Center, in Murray, Utah. Ricardo Portillo, a Utah soccer referee, is in a coma after being punched by a teenage player unhappy with one of his calls _ and his family says their only hope is for a miracle. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
Read the article: Family: Utah ref in coma had been assaulted before