goal area


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goal area

n
(Soccer) soccer a rectangular area to the sides and front of the goal, measuring 20 × 6 yards on a full-sized pitch, from which goal kicks are taken. Also called: six-yard area
Translations

goal area

n (Sport) → area della porta
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'Today, we were training on how to manoeuvre in a crowded space especially the goal area and the boys and girls are getting it.
The failed attempt by the visitors, gave the host a rude awakening and rejuvenated the hunger in Stars, who were now foraging into their opponent's goal area searching for an early goal.
The opening minutes of the game was a feisty one, with both sides making early incursions into the goal area.
Then Nathan Bailey burst through from the midfield into the Hawks goal area and scored the Falcons third goal of the game with 23:26 left in the game.
Maybe academy coaches need to teach such skills, rather than how to lob a ball into the goal area and hope for the best.
By using wireless technology, the mobile robots used RFID technology to place all the 'resources' into the goal area and on top of the designated poles within five minutes, in an attempt to build a 'city'.
He caught them totally off-guard, and charged through into the Coventry in goal area, which was converted by Waters to make it 19-17.
Try as they may, Jack Boys could only manage two shots on target throughout the game, and found themselves constantly having to protect their goal area from the numerous attacks from Ifpro.
"GLT was introduced into the Championship at the start of the season and the system requires floodlighting levels in and around the goal area to be at a specified lux value," read an EFL statement.
The visitors were then gifted a soft second goal by keeper Kieran Wolland's poor punch out from a free kick, with Adam Clayton capitalising, but Rainford equalised again from a goal area scramble after Will Booth had hit the bar from a corner.
James Dixon kicked a high bomb into the Drovers' goal area, it was collected by James Garland but off-side was called.
The first half was all United but with that Killie goal area so full of humans it looked thicker than George Woodcock 's eyebrows, almost every shot that wasn't hit past the goal was banged into solid flesh and bone.