In football we use the verb to clip to describe a type of pass or shot that raises the ball slightly.
First time is used in football to give a pass or hit a shot without having to control the ball beforehand
What’s the meaning of the phrase ‘ to take the lead’?
What’s the meaning of the football phrase ‘one apiece’?
What’s the meaning of the football phrase ‘close range’?
To steer the ball home: Sometimes a player uses power to score but on many other occasions the player places or guides the ball into the net
This week’s football phrase is ‘a goal that deserves to win any game’
You will hear the word Panenka when a player dinks or lightly chips the ball over the goalkeeper from the penalty spot.
In this week’s football phrase we explain the phrase ‘goal drought’
In this football language post we return to the expression to ‘draw a blank’
Game needs a goal: We use this football cliche when a match is not that exciting
For this week’s weekly football phrase we explain the verb to finish.
What is a rabona? this week’s football language post explains this special move.
There are many ways to describe scoring a goal with your head and on this week’s phrase we take a look at one of them – ‘to head home’
What does the phrase ‘to double the advantage’ mean in football?
What do we mean when we use the phrase ‘good finish’?
What does the expression ‘can’t buy a goal’ mean?
For this week’s football phrase, Langaugecaster explains a way of describing a shot or a pass – to dink.
What is a Scuffed shot? This kind of shot is when a player does not really hit the ball cleanly but instead mishits the ball.
Equaliser: The goal scored to tie a game; to draw level in a match