Definition of 'goalkeeper'
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Example sentences containing 'goalkeeper'
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But we have to make the goalkeepers work more. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Why else do football teams have goalkeepers? Times, Sunday Times (2012)He wriggled around both the defender and his goalkeeper and scored from one yard. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Playing a reserve goalkeeper in a crucial fixture was a needless risk. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Goalkeeper and defenders looked at each other in disgust. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Being an understudy is rather like being a reserve goalkeeper. Times, Sunday Times (2008)At least not the defenders or goalkeeper. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The choice of goalkeepers and defenders is relatively simple but that is not the case in midfield and attack. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We have had four, five or six players and the goalkeeper missing with injuries. Times, Sunday Times (2013)How many of those 3,500 players have been goalkeepers? Times, Sunday Times (2012)For example, football teams have goalkeepers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Confidence is important for all players, especially goalkeepers. The Sun (2013)And it is not bad luck when the other team 's goalkeeper makes good saves. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But we have to address that as a team, not only four players and a goalkeeper. The Sun (2010)A dead leg is much more of a problem for an outfield player than a goalkeeper. The Sun (2006)They are as curious as tens of millions of Brazilians about how their reserve goalkeeper performs next week, and beyond. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In 1968 each team had one goalkeeper on the bench and neither was used; previously no substitutes could be named. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Trends of 'goalkeeper'
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Translations for 'goalkeeper'
British English: goalkeeper /ˈɡəʊlˌkiːpə/ NOUN
A goalkeeper is the player in a sports team whose job is to guard the goal.
- American English: goalkeeper
- Arabic: حَارِسُ الـمَرْمَى
- Brazilian Portuguese: goleiro
- Chinese: 守门员
- Croatian: vratar
- Czech: brankář
- Danish: målmand
- Dutch: keeper
- European Spanish: guardameta
- Finnish: maalivahti
- French: gardien de but
- German: Torwart
- Greek: τερματοφύλακας
- Italian: portiere squadra
- Japanese: ゴールキーパー
- Korean: 골키퍼
- Norwegian: keeper
- Polish: bramkarz
- European Portuguese: guarda-redes
- Romanian: portar
- Russian: вратарь
- Spanish: arquero
- Swedish: målvakt
- Thai: ผู้รักษาประตู
- Turkish: kaleci
- Ukrainian: воротар
- Vietnamese: thủ môn
Definition of goalkeeper from the Collins English Dictionary
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