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: firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 …
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What’s the meaning of the phrase ‘ to take the lead’?
This week’s weekly football phrase is often used when looking ahead to a new season: The team to beat.
This week’s weekly football phrase is to take on which is another way to say play against.This week’s weekly football phrase is to take on which is another way to say play against or try to beat.
This week’s weekly football phrase is connecting with the sport of golf and shooting in football and is the verb to tee up.