goalwards


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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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Wrexham had most of the early play but it needed a fantastic instinctive save from Christian Dibble to deny Jamie Allen after his shot was deflected goalwards.
But Salah - eight matches without finding the net - headed goalwards, Hugo Lloris could only palm out weakly and Toby Alderweireld diverted the ball past his goalkeeper into the net.
A corner was whipped in to the far post and headed goalwards by Dean Beckwith back into the danger zone and Harrison managed to turn it goalwards and past Firth.
Wright Nuneaton were unable to rally after the strike as they only managed to send a few shots from distance goalwards for Trinity debutante Louis Jones to worry about, the young shot stopper was equal to every one of them.
Killie's new boy Waters volleyed goalwards and it smacked the bar before finding the back of the net via the head of Alexander.
Odion Ighalo failed to direct his header goalwards under pressure from Federico Fernandez but, as Jose Manuel Jurado kept the move going, Naughton appeared to move his arm towards the ball.
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.
But it was from the right that the home side created their first opening, a cross from Dani Alves being headed goalwards by Neymar at the back post, only for Ochoa to make a superb save flying low to his right.
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.
Given a second chance, his instinct was right as he hooked the ball goalwards but the power was missing and Everton managed to clear.
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.