In this post we explain the phrase ‘to sit the keeper down‘ which is used to describe a piece of skill from a forward player. If you have questions or comments, please email us at: email@example.com. You can also find many more examples of soccer vocabulary by going to our football cliches page here and […]
2018 Liverpool vs Man United:
In this post we explain the phrase ‘to play out from the back’ which is used to describe a style of football.
What is the meaning of the football phrase ‘Find a way to win’?
In this post we explain the football expression ‘stroll past another team’ which is used to describe an easy victory in football.
Here we explain the football cliche ‘add steel to the team’ which is used when a team needs to be a litle stronger.
On this week’s football-language podcast we look back at the first leg of the 2018 Copa Libertadores final between Boca Juniors and River Plate the superclásico in a continental final! We also look ahead to the Manchester derby which features in our predictions competition along with Chelsea v Everton and Arsenal v Wolves. There is also a football quiz question and we explain some football language, including the phrase ‘to set up a goal’ and the cliche ‘put it in the mixer’.
In this post we explain the football expression ‘set up a chance or set up a goal’ which is used to describe an assist in football.
A huge weekend of football sees the two unbeaten sides at the top of the Premier League table face off, the top two in Serie A play each other, the Rome derby and the Madrid derby also take place! We’ll talk about the good, the bad and the ugly news from last week, feature some English phrases used in football, including the cliche ‘no one is biger than the club’ and try to predict some of the games in the Premier League in our predictions competition.
In today’s football expression we explain the cliche ‘no one is bigger than the club’ which can be seen a s a type of warning.
2018-19 Week 6 – Tottenham vs Liverpool: It’s the languagecaster derby! Damian’s Tottenham versus Damon’s Liverpool.
We explain the football expressions ‘unbeaten record’ and ‘unbeaten run’ which are used to describe a team’s performance in a competition.
The UEFA Nations League: On this special extra podcast we take a look at the UEFA Nations League and look at some of the language involved with this tournament and answer questions about the format, the rules and what it may mean for the future of European football internationals.
In this post we explain the football expression ‘disputed call’ which is used to describe a controversial decision from the referee in a match.
2018-19 – Week 4: In this week’s football-language podcast we look back at the Manchester United versus Tottenham and look ahead to some of the big games from this weekend. We also look at the phrase ‘put the game beyond’, review some of the big news from the world of football, ask a football-language quiz and offer some predictions for the big games.
In this post we explain the football expression ‘penalty shout’ which is used in a game when a team wants a penalty.
In this post, we explain the football expression ‘to see red’ which is used when a player is sent off
2018-19 Premier League – Week 3: In this week’s football-language podcast we look ahead to the Manchester United versus Tottenham match on Monday. We also explain the football phrase ‘deadline-day signing’, ask a football-language question and attempt some predictions for the big games this weekend.