A man was assaulted on the footpath next to Kingswood Primary School, Corby, by two men, one wearing a Brazil football top.
The 40-year-old victim was walking along the path between 12.45am and 1am on Friday, July 18, when the two men assaulted him and tried to steal his belongings.
A police spokesman said: “The victim managed to run away from the offenders. He had minor injuries but nothing was taken.”
The first offender is white, 6ft 2ins, slim, 25 to 30, with very short hair. He was wearing light coloured jeans and a light blue T-shirt with light coloured horizontal stripes on it.
The second attacker is also white, 5ft 8ins, slim and aged 25 to 30. He was wearing a royal blue Brazil 2014 football top and dark tracksuit bottoms with three white stripes.
Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.