The place where the game is played (the stadium, the ground, the pitch).
- Example: The venue for the Champions League final in 2008 was Moscow.
- Example: Old Trafford is a difficult venue for away teams to win at.
In this post, we explain the acronym VAR as part of our World Cup football language series at languagecaster.com.
Video Assistant Referee (VAR): What's the meaning of the phrase 'VAR' in football?
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Versus (vs): Against. When one team plays another team we say Team A versus team B which is sometimes written vs (e.g. Celtic vs Rangers)
Victory (n) / Victorious (adj) (n) When a team wins: the opposite of a loss or a defeat (adj) A phrase used to describe a winning team...