Football Glossary: Leg

Leg – Tie, match, game. ‘Leg’ is used usually in competitions when teams play each other twice, over two legs.

Leg

leg

Tie, match, game. ‘Leg‘ is used usually in competitions when teams play each other twice, over two legs.

    • Example: Arsenal’s Champions League quarter-final hopes are in tatters after they were comprehensively beaten by AC Milan in the first leg of the last 16 (2012).

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