Definition of 'footie'
Example sentences containing 'footie'
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When did you go to your first footie match?The Sun (2013) The Sun (2010)
But that would turn it into a boxing match rather than a footie match.The Sun (2010) The Sun (2008) The Sun (2009) The Sun (2016) The Sun (2015) The Sun (2016) The Sun (2006) The Sun (2006)
Lab's also going to take him to a footie match.The Sun (2012) The Sun (2012) The Sun (2006)
It's not only clashes of heads that can leave footie players seeing stars.The Sun (2013) The Sun (2013) The Sun (2012)
Who is my footie team?The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Acting like a footie boss, he criticised their performance in the first half of the series and barked at each about how they could improve.The Sun (2010) The Sun (2014)
Bosses extended footie coverage on Wednesday night to allow for the 20-minute trip before she arrived with moments to spare.The Sun (2010)
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