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(to) Fashion a chance
In football the phrase ‘to fashion a chance‘ means to create or make a chance of scoring a goal. The idea behind this phrase is that the player has made it possible for his/her teammate to score. Sometimes you might hear this phrase used with ‘half chance’, as in the player fashioned a half chance that just went wide. To fashion a chance
- Example: The midfielder fashioned a chance for the forward to score.