penalty kick

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penalty kick

n.
In soccer, a free kick on the goal defended only by the goalkeeper, awarded when a defensive player has committed a foul in the penalty area.

penalty kick

n
1. (Soccer) soccer a free kick at the goal from a point (penalty spot) within the penalty area and 12 yards (about 11 m) from the goal, with only the goalkeeper allowed to defend it: awarded to the attacking team after a foul within the penalty area by a member of the defending team
2. (Rugby) rugby union a kick awarded after a serious foul that can be aimed straight at the goal to score three points

pen′alty kick`


n.
(in soccer) a free kick awarded for an infraction committed by a defensive player in the penalty area.
[1885–90]

penalty kick

1. Awarded to the non-offending side for an infringement; the opponents must retire at least 10 yds.
2. Kick awarded for one of nine specific fouls within the penalty area, taken from the penalty spot. All players except the kicker and the goalkeeper must stand outside the penalty area.
Translations
trestný kop
enajstmetrovkasedemmetrovka
straffstraffspark

penalty kick

n (Ftbl) → calcio di rigore
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In the fourth match, Quaid-i-Azam Club beat Model Town Club by 5-4 on penalty kicks.
Carlos Teves (R) put Juventus ahead twice, but Argentine Gonzalo Higuain (L) managed to make it a tie for Napoli at 2/2, leaving it up to penalty kicks to seal the game.
After battling to a scoreless tie through regulation and two 10-minute overtimes, the fifth-seeded Spartans outscored the 10th-seeded, defending champion Warriors, 2-1, on penalty kicks to gain a 1-0 triumph and their first district championship, at Wachusett Regional's Hal Lane Field.
Professional penalty kicks travel up to 80 miles per hour, giving goalies less than half a second to react.
The two teams drew 7-7 and Iran won the penalty kicks 2-1.
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The number of penalty kicks they get - 21 in the last year or something like that," the Telegraph quoted Ferguson, as saying.
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The winning goal capped an eventful night for referee Terry Vaughn, who dished out 10 cards and awarded three penalty kicks.
Sheldon, on the other hand, dropped to 0-2 after a loss to Roseburg on penalty kicks.
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