forward passer


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Noun1.forward passer - (football) a ball carrier who tries to gain ground by throwing a forward pass
football, football game - any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal
ball carrier, runner - (football) the player who is carrying (and trying to advance) the ball on an offensive play
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There is a real focus in him at the minute and certainly as a forward passer, he is as good a midfield player as I have worked with and I have worked with a few very, very good ones.
Even though he may have lost a half-yard of pace, you'd always find a place in the team for someone who is by a million miles Liverpool's best forward passer.
I can understand why Barcelona have retained an option to buy him back as he's quick, positive and a good forward passer who rarely gives the ball away.