Hanham Athletic footballer victim of 'glassing'
29 July 2014 Last updated at 19:49 BST
Footballer Sean Finnegan faces losing his sight in one eye after being caught up in a nightclub brawl.
The 23-year-old, who plays for Hanham Athletic, was hit in the face by a bottle in the early hours of Sunday when he attempted to help a friend.
BBC reporter Steve Brodie spoke to Mr Finnegan and his friend Michael Povey.