Learn English Through Football Podcast – Bundle Home: Hi there everyone, my name is Damon from the languagecaster team. This is a short audio post on the language of football, and I’ll be looking at the verb phrase ‘to bundle home’.
If a team is under pressure and has to defend a lot but then manages to counter attack and score we say that they have managed to score a breakaway goal
To steer the ball home: Sometimes a player uses power to score but on many other occasions the player places or guides the ball into the net
This week’s football phrase is ‘a goal that deserves to win any game’
Goal: When a team scores this is known as a goal
We also sometimes refer to the net or place where players have to score as the goal
A set-piece: It’s day 2 of the World Cup and already we’ve seen some great goals in the tournament that have come from set-pieces