Definition of 'back four'
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The only hope their opponents have is getting at the back four. Times, Sunday Times (2010)To support the claim you will need detailed records going back four years. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Its records go back four centuries. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He did a lot of tracking back and didn't get at their back four enough. The Sun (2012)The pressing game demanded offside, a flat back four and two or three central defenders. Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)The Italians struggled at times and there are not many better back fours in world football. The Sun (2014) Back fours often become a familiar grouping on a teamsheet, much more than midfield or forward lines. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I last went back four years ago. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I need to get a back four who can unite together and give us good organisation and good passing ability. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The back four are getting confidence in him and the more games we play, the better the young goalkeeper will get. The Sun (2012)And Arsenal's back four go missing on a regular basis. The Sun (2015)You could accuse Real's back four of being many things but not outstanding. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Each of the visiting team 's back four drifted into central midfield at times as a fluid formation bewitched Juventus. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I have just written a book that goes back four generations to find a narrative that makes sense of the failure of my parents' marriage. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Attention, inevitably, will focus on the back four when a team concede a chance but this is as much a matter of overall balance. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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