2019 FA Cup 5th Round: This week’s English through football podcast features the FA Cup fifth round in its predictions section. We talk about the football phrase ‘by the letter of the law’. We also have a football quiz about cup football and talk about what has caught our eye in the week’s football news.
In this post we explain the football expression ‘unchanged’ and note how it is used to talk about team selection.
What is the meaning of the phrase ‘In-form side’? How about the oposite form?
This football language post from the languagecaster team explains the often used football phrase ‘by the letter of the law’. If you have questions or comments, please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
2019 Manchester City v Chelsea: On this week’s English through football podcast we look ahead to the big game on Sunday when Man City host Chelsea in the Premier League. We have another football-language quiz, explain some new football expressions, including the phrase ‘to be clean through on goal’ and try and predict some of the games taking place this weekend.
This post explains the football phrase ‘to be clean through’.
This post explains the football phrase ‘to fall kindly for’.
2019 FA Cup 4th Round: On this week’s English through football podcast we look forward to the FA Cup 4th Round and we also look ahead to the 2019 Asian Cup semi-finals. We have another football-language quiz, explain some new football expressions, answer some of our listeners’ questions and try and predict some of the big cup games that are taking place this weekend. If you’d like the transcript to the show please show your support by becoming a patron (through Patreon). With the transcript you can improve your English by reading as you listen…
This post explains the football phrase ‘underestimate a side’
This post explains the phrase ‘goalmouth scramble‘, which you will often here when last ditch defending is involved. If you have questions or comments, please email us at: email@example.com. You can also find many more examples of soccer vocabulary by going to our football cliches page here and our huge football glossary here. Football Language: […]
In this post we explain the phrase ‘to play out from the back’ which is used to describe a style of football.
http://media.blubrry.com/footballlanguage/p/languagecaster.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/pod.091218.Chelsea.Man_.City_.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:49 — 10.9MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSS | MoreChelsea vs Manchester City is the big game in the Premier League this week, and it features in our predictions at the end of the show. There’s […]
What is the meaning of the football phrase ‘Find a way to win’?
It’s an international break, so on this week’s football-language podcast we feature games from the Nation’s League, including England v Croatia
In this post we explain the football expression ‘stroll past another team’ which is used to describe an easy victory in football.
Here we explain the football cliche ‘add steel to the team’ which is used when a team needs to be a litle stronger.