Goal keeper

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(Sport) the player charged with the defense of the goal, such as in soccer or ice hockey.

See also: Goal

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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(Retd) Khalid Sajjad Khokhar, Secretary, Muhammad Asif Bajwa and the entire PHF family have expressed their deepest sympathies on the sad demise of former legendary Olympian goal keeper Zakir Hussain.
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Stars Goal Keeper Sam Cook proved disruptive during the opening stages, halting the hosts' attacks with multiple interceptions.
It was not just the goal keeper that was unhappy about it!
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Fair Play trophy was awarded to Afghanistan while Golib Kalandarov (Uzbekistan) was named player of the tournament, Yerassyl Ashkatov (Kazakhstan) best goal keeper: Karimov Roslan of Uzbekistan remained the top goal scorer of the event.
Homeboyz coach Paul Nkata was forced to bring in their substitute goal keeper David Juma in 26th minute after Gabriel Andika was injured after an aerial duel with Wesley Kemboi.The visitors took the lead soon after when Thiongo fired into the far right corner from a delightful Luke Namanda cross.
After a double 1-2 with Ruslan, Nazarov sent it past the Kazakh goal keeper. Kazakhstan had the best opportunity to make it 3-5 just before the end of the third quarter but Yermik Tashkeyev wasted the penalty stroke.
A harsh suspension of the Warriors goal keeper Maddie Munroe-Hall saw her sent off the court for two minutes which reduced Warriors to 6 players and enabled Sussex to extend their league to 22-7 at the end of the quarter.
National Fighters picked up the win by 3-2 as Zahid, Sufyan and Sajjad beat the goal keeper.
They received specialized goal keeping and penalty corner training by the famous goal keeper trainer Dennis Van de Pol and the legendary drag-flicker Bram Lomans.
Goal Defence Katlego Dipatlelelo and Goal Keeper Fatima Dino defended tightly ending with Botswana leading by 17-7.