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Between them they should have seen it and disallowed the goal. The Sun (2016)He had a good-looking goal disallowed - then ended up with a hamstring injury. The Sun (2016)He also scored a goal at the death that was disallowed for offside. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The linesman flagged in error and the goal was disallowed. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Three disallowed goals is good going and he put one over the bar from three yards as well. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Yet another Italian goal was wrongly disallowed for offside. Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)He headed way over with the goal gaping, had a goal disallowed for offside and had a good penalty appeal waved away. The Sun (2009)His first effort, five minutes before the interval, was controversially disallowed for offside. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They win more penalties, have fewer people booked, have more goals against them disallowed. Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)The goal 's been disallowed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The results, as you may expect, showed that teams that score more goals have more disallowed for offside. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But the video ref, after long thought, rightly disallowed the try and that was the end of the magic. Times, Sunday Times (2007)In their three games, four Italian goals had been wrongly disallowed for offside and one for a supposed foul on the goalkeeper. Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)KING: Hardly put a foot wrong and had try disallowed. The Sun (2009)
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British English: disallow VERB
If something is disallowed, it is not allowed or accepted officially, because it has not been done correctly.
The goal was disallowed.
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