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goalwards

(ˈɡəʊlwədz)
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(General Sporting Terms) toward or in the direction of the opposing team's goal
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Rugby opened the scoring in the second minute as Tom Ryan flicked a corner goalwards with Steve Towers on hand to turn in from close range.
He fired over a low cross which was poked goalwards but the rebound came out to Novak who turned it home from inside the six yard area.
Brighouse came close early on when an awkward bouncing ball in windy conditions caught Karl Wills out of his goal, midfielder Ben Thornton getting to it first and firing an improvised overhead kick goalwards, only to see Tom Hardwick clear off the line.
The action switched as Steven Nzonzi's shot was blocked and from the resulting corner, Marc Wilson sent an effort goalwards that went behind off Odemwingie.
Kris Thomas fired goalwards and his effort looked to be cleared but the linesman ruled the ball had crossed the line.
Zigic had a golden chance on the half-hour but failed to divert Wade Elliott's inviting free-kick goalwards, fluffed his lines from four yards out when Burke's cross-shot dropped to him and then nodded wide.
Jorden Brierley''s 25-yard peach put the Silkmen into a 1-0 lead after 13 minutes, and a second was added when striker Shaun Beck enjoyed good fortune in getting the ball goalwards and Newport defender Matty Smith could only help it over the line.
Midfielder Nicholson was on hand at the other end to hack clear after Amoo headed goalwards.
As soon as the Reds midfielder struck his shot goalwards there was Giggs doing a brilliant impression of 'Saving Ryan's privates' as he managed to get his prized assets out of the way of the ball and let it race through to beat David De Gea in United's goal.
Kolarov curled it to the near post where Long could only turn it goalwards after getting his head to the ball.
Kingson then had to react quickly at his near post as Anthony Annan deflected a Lukas Podolski cross from the left goalwards in the 10th minute, and at the other end a clever ball from Kwadwo Asamoah played in the advancing Boateng, but Bastian Schweinsteiger did enough to cut out his cutback to Gyan.
With the clock ticking Sons sub Derek Carcary surged into the area and cracked a low shot goalwards from 12 yards but Stewart threw himself across the six-yard box to turn it away.