Ricardo Portillo

 

 

Age: 46

 

Summary: Mexican-born soccer referee who was in a coma for a week after a 17-year-old player punched him in the head during a recreational league soccer game on April 27 when the referee called a penalty against him, in which the unnamed teen was charged with homicide by assault and was being held in a juvenile detention center.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from head injuries sustained in an assault

 

Born: February 11, 1967

 

Died: May 4, 2013

 

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah