What does the phrase ‘warm up’ mean?
What does the phrase ‘seen them given’ mean? This football expression suggests that the referee could have awarded a penalty but did not.
What does to ply one’s trade mean in football?
Title contenders: This expression is used to describe a team that has a good chance of winning the league title. They can be said to be in contention for the title.
What kind of pass is a cut back?
Step over: Like a nutmeg, this skill used in football to try and fool an opposing defender. When dribbling with the ball the attacker pretends to kick or move the ball with his/her feet but instead moves his/her foot over the ball – a step over.