In this football language post we explain the expression ‘towering header’ which is used to describe a powerful header from a player who has risen high above the defenders.
To telegraph the pass: In this football language post we explain the football cliche ‘to telegraph a pass’ which is used when describing a bad pass thanks to a defender reading and intercepting it.
Football Language: Top Flight – In this football language post we explain the phrase ‘top flight’ which refers to the top division in a league (for example, the Premier League in England and the Bundesliga in Germany)
Title decider: In this football language post we explain the phrase ‘title decider’ which is often heard at the business end of the season
In this football language post we explain the word ‘thunderbolt’ which is connected to shooting in football. Can you guess its meaning?
In this football language post we explain the word ‘tie’ which is used as a verb and a noun and has different meanings in football.
We explain the phrase ‘To have a player on toast’ which is used to describe when one player is dominating another player.
In this post we look at the phrase ‘trounce’ which is connected to big scores in football after Leicester City’s record-breaking 9-0 win away at Southampton.
In this post football language we explain the football expression ‘to be toothless’, which is an adjective used when talking about a team’s attacking threat.
In this post football language we explain the football expression to ‘textbook‘, which is an adjective used to describe a variety of situations. If you have questions or comments, email us at: email@example.com. You can also find many more examples of soccer vocabulary by going to our football cliches page here and our huge football […]
In this post, we explain the football phrase ‘top bin’.
To tuck away: Now in football this phrase is used to describe a goal. If a player tucks the ball away, he or she guides the ball past the goalkeeper safely into the net.
Toe to Toe – another footballing phrase borrowed from the sport of boxing. this post explains what it means and when to use it.
This post explains Table a bidthe football phrase ‘table a bid’ which is often used when describing a transfer.
To turn on a sixpence: This cliche is used to describe a move when a player wants to escape from another player.
Touchline ban: What is the meaning of the phrase ‘touchline ban’ in football?
What’s the meaning of the phrase ‘Turn the game on its head’?
This week we will look at the verb phrase to track back which means to …
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/eff.toepoke.150416.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 0:52 — 822.0KB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | Blubrry | RSS | More What is the meaning of the verb to ‘toe poke’ in football? Find out more about this phrase by reading the transcript below. […]
What’s the meaning of the phrase ‘ to take the lead’?