corner kick


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corner kick

n.
A direct free kick from a corner of the field awarded to the attacking team in soccer when the ball has been driven out of bounds over the goal line by a defender.

cor′ner kick`


n.
a free kick in soccer, taken from the corner by the offense after a defensive player has driven the ball out of bounds.

corner kick

Awarded to the attacking team after the defending team has played the ball over its own goal line. A player from the attacking team kicks the ball from the quarter circle at a corner of the pitch.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.corner kick - a free kick from the corner awarded to the other side when a player has sent the ball behind his own goal linecorner kick - a free kick from the corner awarded to the other side when a player has sent the ball behind his own goal line
free kick - (soccer) a place kick that is allowed for a foul or infringement by the other team
Translations
coup de pied de coin

corner kick

n (Ftbl) → calcio d'angolo, corner m inv
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The Bankies stretched their advantage six minutes after the break when Kenny Brannigan rose unchallenged in the box to direct Smith's corner kick past Garden.
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Brown, of sound tactical mind and with the delivery of an academic professor, must have spent hours telling his squad how to defend corner kicks.
The French midfielder made a dazzling run in the 35th minute, weaving through the Sunderland defense and all the way to the goal line, where he earned a corner kick.
Fiveteen minutes later, Schepergerdes headed another corner kick into the goal to put Marist ahead 2-0.
I reckon Wrexham take the least threatening, least dangerous corner kicks in the second division.
The 39-year-old Tabb broke the stalemate with that header from a Gary Sliney corner kick eight minutes into the second half.
Sisters 3, elmira 3: Denzel Deleon assisted on two corner kick goals to help the Falcons earn a tie with the visiting Out-laws.
Valencia defender David Albelda was making no attempt whatsoever to play the ball, in fact the corner kick hadn't even been taken, but he escaped without charge.
The Blues scored for the second successive weekend from a Thomas Gravesen-Kevin Campbell corner kick routine.
The West Valley League kept its bid alive to have all six teams qualify for the upcoming City Section girls' soccer playoffs Tuesday night, as Amber Schwindler's goal off Emily Grubman's corner kick in the final 10 seconds rallied Cleveland of Reseda to a 1-1 tie at Taft of Woodland Hills.
Courtney Morgan scored off a corner kick in the sixth minute to give the Wolverines a 1-0 lead, but Geiger scored off a corner kick for North to tie the score with 3 minutes remaining in the first half.