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To beat a player while having the ball at your feet; to go around an opposing player. A player who does this action can be described as a dribbler, for example, Leo Messi is a wonderful dribbler.
- Example: Cristiano Ronaldo loves to dribble with the ball at pace.
- Example: Fans love to see a winger dribbling with the ball
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