Ref Nearly Chokes Out Swedish League Player, Scolds Him During Brawl (Video)


Referee Sören Persson must have watched a bunch of WWE before a recent hockey game.

The ref, who was breaking up a brawl during a game between the Swedish Hockey League’s Vaxjo Lakers and Farjestads BK, nearly went all Stone Cold Steve Austin on Farjestads’ Danish forward Marius Holtet.

Not only did Persson toss a nice chokehold on the 29-year-old, he had him locked up so tight the player had to tap out. As if that wasn’t embarrassing enough, Holtet, still on his knees, received one heck of a scolding by the man in stripes for all to see.

Check it out below.

Stick tap to our pals at Barstool Sports

Part of the Yardbarker Network


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 239,458 other followers