In the quarter finals of the Imperial Cup (Cup Japanese) «Vissel Kobe» (average J. League) won in the penalty shoot-out «Qasim antlers» (League leader) 5:4.
The main and extra time the match ended in a draw 1:1.
Unusual incident happened in the 43rd minute. The defender of the guests had it out for German forward Lukas Podolski. The lawyer is accidentally struck in the face with the goalkeeper of his team. The Kwun sun tai fell. The referee showed the yellow card Podolski.
In the 65th minute of the Gene Syaji removed «Kasim» forward 0:1.
The hosts bounced back in the fourth minute of stoppage time. The goal was scored by Mike Havenaar.
Video unusual episode can be viewed on Twitter Lukas Podolski.