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A goal that deserves to win any game
This week’s football phrase is ‘a goal that deserves to win any game‘ which is used to describe a really spectacular goal, especially when that goal helps the team win a match. As the goal was of such high quality, it is felt that it would not be out of place in a high quality or high stakes game – the goal was so good it could win a title, a cup or even three points. A goal that deserves to win any game
- Example: Philippe Coutinho scored an amazing goal to win all three points for Liverpool against Stoke City – it was a goal that deserved to win any game.