corner kick


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corner kick

n.
A direct free kick from a corner of the field awarded to the attacking team in soccer when the ball has been driven out of bounds over the goal line by a defender.

cor′ner kick`


n.
a free kick in soccer, taken from the corner by the offense after a defensive player has driven the ball out of bounds.

corner kick

Awarded to the attacking team after the defending team has played the ball over its own goal line. A player from the attacking team kicks the ball from the quarter circle at a corner of the pitch.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.corner kick - a free kick from the corner awarded to the other side when a player has sent the ball behind his own goal linecorner kick - a free kick from the corner awarded to the other side when a player has sent the ball behind his own goal line
free kick - (soccer) a place kick that is allowed for a foul or infringement by the other team
Translations
coup de pied de coin

corner kick

n (Ftbl) → calcio d'angolo, corner m inv
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Gary Epesso put Archers in front with a header off a corner kick in the 27th minute.
HRoberto Martinez's men had to wait over seven months to score from a corner kick between April and November last year but have now netted four times from them since.
But Halifax sealed the three points when Marc Roberts headed in a corner kick.
Brewers keeper Dean Lyness also had to push a Joe Bryan shot away for a corner kick as the visitors looked increasingly threatening - but it was Burton who got the vital goal.
However, Abdelkarim who leapt above the rest of the pack to beat goalkeeper Sherif Ekramy, nodded Khalfan Ibrahim's corner kick into the goal.
Danny Welbeck got United on the board in the 20th minute off a header from a corner kick.
I fear however that the only way to remove from the game the wrestling matches which it seems occur before every corner kick is for the referees to get tough.
LOS ANGELES - Oregon State fell to UCLA in the 103rd minute Sunday, losing on a rebound goal by Fernando Monge off a corner kick in Pac-12 men's soccer.
The Lions broke a scoreless tie with 19 minutes left when Fabio Rodrigues booted a corner kick into a scrum in front of the net, and Chris Pereira pushed it past Algonquin keeper Jose Silva to make it 1-0.
Anderson's header from a corner kick in the 84th minute bounced off the upright.
Colton produced a corner kick in the final minute, resulting in a six-yard shot by Pope near the left post.
One of them is this: "How many countries can you think of where a corner kick is treated with the same applause as a goal?