goalward

goalward

(ˈɡəʊlwəd)
adj
relating to a move towards a goal
adv
towards a goal
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KNOCK-ON EFFECT Law sends ball goalward for Clark to net No.2
Norton were piling on the pressure as they looked for a leveler, but they almost got caught cold on 75 minutes as Whickham broke quickly to find King in the box, and after shrugging off two challenges the midfielder stabbed a shot goalward that beat the keeper but cannoned back off he post.
The opening goal arrived in the fourth minute when Rundle sent a 20-yard shot goalward, the effort taking a heavy deflection to leave Grimsby keeper Wayne H enderson wrong-footed.
Mark Duffy created two glorious chances as he showed signs of a return to form striking a ball goalward just taking a deflection off Peter Snowdon before crashing against the crossbar with the ball rebounding kindly to Neil Sorbel who could only guide the ball wide.
A shot from the halfway line by Stevie Watson soared goalward but Scott Black produced a good save.
DUMBARTON'S wet and windy stadium fell eerily silent when Forfar sub Kevin Motion dived to head an effort goalward in injury time.
Midfielder Carl Tremarco forced Phil Smith into a save five minutes before the break and 10 minutes after half-time Shane Sherriff poked the ball goalward, only for Hasney Aljofree to clear off the line.
The game was over as a contest in the 19th minute, John Cass headed Craig Noones cross goalward bound only to see the Marske goalkeeper fumble the ball over the line and into the net.
John Terry was thwarted by good pressure attempting to head Branislav Ivanovic's cross goalward, while there was also more than one blocked effort from the visitors.
Menace finally got a slice of luck when Matthew Maurice's back-hand swing knocked the puck goalward and a fortunate deflection took it into the net.
United started brightly and opened the scoring in the 19th minute when a deep cross by John Cass was headed goalward by Paul McNally.
A cross from Emeka Obidile was headed goalward by Steven Bonar but Ross Godfrey saved well.