silver goal


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silver goal

n
(Soccer) soccer (in certain competitions) a goal scored in a full half of extra time that is played if a match is drawn. This goal counts as the winner if it is the only goal scored in the full half or full period of extra time
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Morphosis Architects designed the Bill and Melinda Gates Hall which is currently awaiting LEED Gold certification, exceeding the initial LEED Silver goal.
The Czechs were favourites but Traianos Dellas struck a silver goal to take Greece through.
We have the silver goal and the golden goal, now it has to be time for THE goal.
We know there is an alternative to going to penalties, even though we are going to practice them," said Bruckner, who saw his side become the first to lose to a silver goal against Greece in the Euro 2004 semi-finals.
A Traianos Dellas' silver goal in extra time sent the pre-tournament rank outsiders into a dream final against Portugal again.
During the design phases of a LEED Silver goal project, it is important to understand the energy impacts of various system options and their incremental construction cost impact.
It went on for ages before they finally restored some sort of order and Plovdiv eventually won 2-1 with a silver goal in extra-time.
They constantly introduce new rules like the golden goal and now a silver goal but when is all the tinkering going to stop?
Then as the tourna-ment entered its knockout stages the Greeks found their feet and a Charisteas header saw them defeat outgoing champions France in the quarter-finals before seeing off the Czech Republic 1-0 in the semis thanks to a silver goal from Traianos Dellas.
He scored a vital equaliser against Spain and the winner against outgoing champions France in the quarter-final and, after Thursday's silver goal victory over the Czech Republic in the semi-final, he and his team-mates are just one win away from what would be one of the biggest upsets ever in football.
And after Thursday's silver goal victory over the Czech Republic in the semi-final, he and his teammates are just one win away from what would be one of the biggest upsets ever.
What a shame the Greeks' semi-final victory over the Czech Republic was screened by ITV, preventing 12 million viewers from seeing the look on Lineker's face when the winning silver goal nestled in the old onion bag.