VIDEO: Horrific head kick sends player to hospital
WATCH: This is quite simply one of the worst things you will ever see on a rugby pitch.
This sickening incident occurred in a game between Arizona State University and the University of Arizona in February of this year.
Police released this footage this week which shows a player walking up to another player, who was tieing his shoelaces, before brutally kicking him in the head.
The suspect has been named as Christopher Crawford, was arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault. The victim Doug Neary, required six screws and a metal plate in his face and significant reconstructive surgery.