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: firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.
On this week’s football-language podcast we look back at the first leg of the 2018 Copa Libertadores final between Boca Juniors and River Plate the superclásico in a continental final! We also look ahead to the Manchester derby which features in our predictions competition along with Chelsea v Everton and Arsenal v Wolves. There is also a football quiz question and we explain some football language, including the phrase ‘to set up a goal’ and the cliche ‘put it in the mixer’.
In this post we explain the football expression ‘set up a chance or set up a goal’ which is used to describe an assist in football.
In this post we explain the football cliche ‘put in the mixer’ which is used to describe a long-ball game…
In this post we explain the noun phrase ‘fringe player.’
In this post we explain the phrase ‘to click.’ If you have questions or comments, email us at: email@example.com.
In today’s football expression we explain the cliche ‘no one is bigger than the club’ which can be seen a s a type of warning.