One side of the draw: What is the meaning of the phrase ‘One side of the draw’ in football?
In this post, we explain a phrase used to talk about football: overturn a decision which was used in the Costa Rica versus Brazil World Cup game from St Petersburg today. This is part of our daily World Cup football phrases.
In this post, we explain the cliche ‘Should be out of sight’ as part of our World Cup football language series at languagecaster.com. Find out more about this phrase by reading the transcript below. You can also find many more examples of soccer vocabulary by going to our football cliches page here and our huge football […]
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Overhead kick: Cristiano Ronaldo’s second goal in Real Madrid’s 3-0 away victory – an overhead kick- has been hailed as one of the greatest of all time
Out-and-out functions as an adjective modifying a noun. So, you may hear phrases like, an out-and-out striker, and out-and-out defender.
What’s the meaning of the phrase ‘on the road’ in football?
As we enter the business end of the football season in Europe, you may hear the expression, ‘They are already on the beach’.
Out the blocks is originally connected with athletics and sprinting. The blocks in the phrase refer to the starting blocks that sprinters use
What’s the meaning of the phrase ‘To get on the end of’ when used in football?
One for the cameras: The meaning of the cliche ‘one for the cameras’ is when a keeper…
The cliche old school is a phrase that means traditional, typical, but also has a nuance which says that something is rare now. So, …
What’s the meaning of the football phrase ‘one apiece’?
What does ‘on the back of’ mean and when is it used? Find out at languagecaster.com’s football language post.
One-sided: This is an adjective used to describe a match in which one team is much better than the other – there is only one side in it.
One is used in several phrases connected with football, for example, one-two, and one way traffic, but this week we introduce another – one-on-one.