goal kick


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goal kick

n.
A free kick in soccer that is awarded to a defensive team when the ball has been driven out of bounds over the goal line by an opponent.

goal kick

n
1. (Soccer) soccer a kick taken from the six-yard line by the defending team after the ball has been put out of play by an opposing player
2. (Rugby) rugby an attempt to kick a goal

goal kick

Kick taken by the defending team after the attackers have kicked the ball over the goal line but not into the goal.
Translations

goal kick

n (Ftbl) → rimessa (in gioco) dalla linea di fondo
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Welsh supporters' band the Barry Horns had earlier tweeted to say: "My favourite part of the game was Andorra's comedy goalkeeper, who collapsed with cramp at the end taking a goal kick.
For al l those men who are in the dark, FIFA's handbook states: "There is no offside offence if a player receives the ball directly from a goal kick.
But Hussain sent a goal kick to Pinga, who was introduced only minutes earlier and the Brazilian midfielder advanced and crossed from the left flank to Saeed Al Khathiri whose header sealed the result only four minutes before the final whistle.
From a goal kick, striker Mark McCammon headed on for Simeon Jackson to race through the Darlington defence and score on 20 minutes.
Too many keepers let a teammate, take the goal kick, which is tactically poor when you remember that: (1) the game becomes nine of us against ten of them, (2) you play all your opponents on side, (3) fatigue sets in.
As a sub-sponsor, Boise will participate in a number of charitable and event sponsorship opportunities, including the highly visible charity field goal kick that features a randomly chosen individual who registered for "Boise's $50,000 Field Goal Challenge" via Boise's Website at www.
However, Cumberworth levelled when a long goal kick went over the defence and was tapped home.
Laszlo felt the corner that led to Glenn Loovens' injurytime winner should have been given as a goal kick.
This time, against the same opposition, they came back from 3-0 down to level the game and then, after Wyrley were reduced to 10 men, they thought they had gone ahead just before the break when an indirect free-kick went straight into the back of the net without a second touch, resulting in a goal kick.
And the 82nd-minute winner, direct from Adam Worton's corner kick, was equally contentious as the home side complained it should have been a goal kick.
Jamie Carragher summed up the Liverpool view of the incident, saying: "I suppose when we threw the ball back to Scaloni in the last seconds of normal time after he'd kicked it out for treatment to one of our lads, it would have wasted more time if it had gone out for a goal kick and not been kicked back to Stevie.
But Stuart Watkiss' hosts were back on level terms when Simon Russell seized on a poor goal kick from Garner to feed Blair Sturrock for the striker to take the ball on and net.