A father has been charged after allegedly assaulting a 13-year-old boy at a football game in Sydney's south.
Tony Patrulovsk, 51, is accused of punching a teenager who started filming when a fight broke out at an under 18s game between Oatley and Rockdale in Carss Park on July 25.
Vision appears to show the moment the 13-year-old was assaulted.
The boy suffered cuts and fell to the ground as a fight continued.
Mr Patrulovsk was charged with assault and intimidation.
He vowed to fight the allegations when he appeared in court today.
The 51-year-old, who plays for the over 45's team, has been suspended from play and could be facing a lifetime ban in found guilty of assault.
Mr Patrulovski's son is the coach of the Rockdale side and it's alleged he also joined in the fight.
In a statement the St George football association said it has "zero tolerance for any behaviour which threatens the safety of participants, officials... and spectators".
Source: 9News https://www.9news.com.au/national/man-charged-assaulting-teenage-boy-at-football-game-in-carss-park-sydney/b325e4f5-8daa-491f-a13f-6c6a166119e3