World Cup Phrase – Good finish
In football the verb ‘to finish‘ can refer to the scoring of a goal, for example, the striker finished well. If a player scores a good goal we can say that he or she has scored with a good or a nice finish. Conversely, if a player misses badly we can say that it was a poor finish.
- Example: Germany’s Thomas Müller scored with a good finish against the USA.
- Example: Argentina’s winner against Iran was a wonderful finish by Leo Messi.