Low centre of gravity: Sometimes in football we use this phrase to describe a player – not usually a tall one – who has really good balance and can turn very easily.
This week’s Learn English Through Football Podcast focuses on Damon’s favourite football team, Liverpool.
Managers have yet again been in the news this week so on this week’s main listening report we take a look back at one of our 2009 posts that looks at some of the language used to describe the the role of the football manager.
In this week’s podcast for learners of English who love football, we have our three regular features: our main report about football controversies, a new football phrase and our weekly predictions battle.
Some huge matches this week including a Champions League final rehearsal, derbies from london and Merseyside as well as el Superclásico from Argentina.
This week’s main report we look back at the 2013 Champions League semi-final first leg matches that saw the two German side come out on top against the best of Spain. We also ask whether they can hang on to make it to Wembley in May?