When two athletes feel the adrenaline run through their veins and are able to reach top speed, nothing else matters, including the opponent's face.
While often times this leads to horrific accidents, there are those situations when a player decides to face-kick his opponent while standing still.
After waking up lively and ready for the day, he is now disfigured and dazed.
These face kicks can ruin careers or destroy psyches but are impossible to avoid.
This element of sports can haunt many athletes but often occurs unexpectedly.
Here are the most brutal face-kicks in sports.