What’s the meaning of the phrase ‘to run out winners’ in football?
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Football Language: To run down the clock Now, each football match lasts for 90 minutes plus added time and so when a team is winning, especially by a narrow margin of one goal, say 1-0 or 2-1, they usually want the game to end as soon as possible. However, the referee decides when to blow […]
To root for is an American phrase meaning to support, to cheer for a team or for someone.
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/eff.ridetheirluck.280516.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:09 — 546.7KB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | More This week’s weekly football post explains what to ride their luck means. Find out more about this phrase by reading the transcript below. You can […]
What is the meaning of the phrase ‘Rich Vein of Form’ in football?
What is the meaning of the phrase ‘Romance of the Cup’ in football?
What is a rabona? this week’s football language post explains this special move.
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What has the ancient pastime of church bell ringing and choosing a football team got in common? Languagecaster.com’s weekly football phrase can tell you.
What does the verb ‘to rubbish’ mean? This week’s English for football phrase explains the phrase ‘to rubbish reports’
This week’s English for football is to rule out – to rule something out
This week, languagecaster.com introduces the English football phrase and cliche ‘Roy of the Rovers stuff’.