In this short football language post, we explain the meaning of the phrase, ‘Old Big Ears’. This is a phrase used to talk about a famous trophy. If you have questions or comments, email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also find many more examples of soccer vocabulary by going to our football cliches page here […]
This football language post from the languagecaster team explains the often used football phrase ‘by the letter of the law’. If you have questions or comments, please email us at: email@example.com.
In this post, we explain the football phrase to ‘breeze past’. If you have questions or comments, email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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