Originally posted on Holdout Sports  |  Last updated 12/27/12

During a soccer match in Turkey between Trabzonspor and Galatasaray, two players were injured by objects (including a smoke bomb) that were thrown onto the pitch by fans from the stands. Galatasaray striker Burak Yilmaz, who used to play for Trabzonspor, was struck in the head by a foreign object (possibly a water bottle) and dropped to the ground. As Trabzonspor defender Giray Kacar went to check on him, a smoke bomb went off near Yilmaz's rear end. Both players were treated for their injuries and fortunately were able to return to the match, which ended in a scoreless draw. DISCLAIMER: Holdout Sports does not condone this type of behavior from anyone. H/T Dirty Tackle. Visit us at holdoutsports.com and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.

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