CONCACAF: In this post on the language of football, we explain the meaning of the word, ‘CONCACAF’, which is one of the world’s football organisations.
2019 Women’s World Cup Semi-finals: England vs USA and Sweden vs Holland: We now know the two sides that will contest the 2019 Women’s World Cup final in Lyon on Sunday: the Netherlands and the USA.
2019 Copa America and Women’s World Cup Semi-finals
In this post we explain the word ‘ghost’ and how it is used in football.
Every day during the 2019 Women’s World Cup we have been explaining some of the language that has emerged from the tournament and collected some of this into a language review quiz.
2019 Women’s World Cup Quarter-final – Sweden v Germany and Netherlands v Italy: The third and fourth quarter-finals of the 2019 Women’s World Cup took place today with the Netherlands and Sweden making it through to the second semi-final in Lyon on Wednesday – this will be the first time that the Netherlands have made the final four. In today’s post we look at some language that emerged from that Sweden versus Germany game, including the phrase, ‘come from behind’
2019 Women’s World Cup Quarter-final – USA vs France: The second quarter-final of the 2019 Women’s World Cup took place today in Paris and the hosts France were beaten by the holders USA in a thrilling game. In this post we take a look at some of the language that emerged from the game…
2019 Women’s World Cup: Quarter-final England vs Norway: In today’s post we look at some language that emerged from the game yesterday.
2019 AFCON, Copa America and Women’s World Cup Last 16: Lots and lots of football taking place this week: the 2019 Women’s World Cup moves into the last 16, the Copa America group stages are coming to an end and the 2019 African Cup of Nations kicks off this weekend!
Last Sixteen Day 2 England vs Cameroon: The knockout stage continued today with two very entertaining but very different games that saw hosts France and England qualifying for the quarter-finals. In this post we look at the language of free kicks…
Women’s World Cup 2019 – Day 13: The final matches in Group D took place yesterday and there was lots of drama with England defeating Japan and Scotland and Argentina drawing 3-3.
2019 Women’s World Cup – Day 10: Two games to report on today: The USA defeated Chile 3-0 in which the Chilean keeper won the player of the match award, while Thailand scored their first goal of the tournament in their 5-1 defeat at the hands of Sweden.
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In this post we explain the football expression ‘labour to a victory’.
2019 Women’s World Cup: Day 3 – England vs Scotland: Day 3 of the Women’s World Cup brought the first big surprise, an exciting local rivalry and the first hat-trick of the tournament as there were wins for Italy, England and Brazil.
2019 Women’s World Cup: On this week’s football-language podcast we look back at some of the main football news and language from the week and of course we’ll discuss the 2019 Women’s World Cup that is currently taking place in France.