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    • #60433

      Hi everyone. I don’ understand the words. What do they mean?

      GOALLLL!! 1-0 ARSENAL! Aubameyang does the business
      from the spot, sending De Gea the wrong way as he places his penalty into the right-hand corner to open the scoring.

      GOAL Chelsea 0-2 Man City (21 mins)

      Man City are flying! Phil Foden finishes superbly from Kevin De Bruyne’s neat assist

      Maguire does well under the pressure of Lacazette to remain calm and retain possession, playing through Arsenal’s high press as United work the ball from one side of the pitch to the other in the opening stages.


    • #60481

      Hi there Hyuna27g,

      It’s been a while since we heard from you.

      ‘Aubameyang does the business’ – to do the business, means to complete a task successfully.’The business’ as in ‘It’s the business’ is also a common expression (not in football) to mean something is cool, so Aubameyang does the business means he scores well.

      ‘Flying’means doing very well recently; on a good run of form.

      Hope that helps!

      Damon and Damian

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