outside-left


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outside-left

n
(Soccer) soccer a footballer who plays on the outside left wing of the field
Translations

outside-left

[ˈaʊtsaɪdˈleft] Nextremo/a m/f izquierdo/a
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But he was quite comfortable kicking with his other foot and went on to star as an outside-left for the Hoops.
Hill's career really took off when Jimmy Hill arrived at Highfield Road, moving the previous inside or outside-left to half-back - a defensive midfielder in today's terms - where he blossomed into one of the best man-to-man markers in League football.
The 5ft 6in outside-left suffered some pretty harsh treatment from defenders but, to the delight of Partick Thistle fans, always went back for more.
Steve McClaren gambled on an experimental back four which included a rookie outside-left, Rolando Aarons, playing at left-back and a clearlyunfit Steven Taylor at Colo's shoulder after months of inactivity.
Colin Dobson was making his 300th Football League appearance and 128th for Town as he lined up at outside-left in a side unchanged for the seventh successive match.
Three minutes into the second period a penetrating pass from right half to the outside-left channel saw Whitchurch opened up.
I have found this nice comment about Leslie in Billy Wright's 1950s autobiography, Captain of England: "Leslie Smith, Aston Villa's International outside-left, is a perfect example of a footballer who has become an outstanding businessman.
As a last resort, I switched him to outside-left, his last chance to make good.
The one exception was when they played long, early balls over the top into the inside, or outside-left channels for Henry to chase.
Football heroes, outside-left Len Allchurch and striker Ivor are two of Wales most famous sporting siblings.
For example if you were to offer me a wonderful outside-left I would say 'Thanks but no thanks'.
A report the following year summed up the respect in which he was held, describing him as ``the greatest match winning outside-left in British football at the moment,and on whom the mantle of Billy Liddell has assuredly fallen.