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Example sentences containing 'goalmouth'
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The second half was turgid and tight with no quarter given and hardly any goalmouth incidents. The Sun (2013)But goalmouth incidents remained few and far between. The Sun (2014)It was a shame that the ineptitude failed to spark more goalmouth action. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It was a game of frequent goalmouth action and frequent near misses. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It provided a lot of goalmouth action for spectators. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He added his second in the 47th minute from a goalmouth scramble. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The two sides cancelled each other out in the middle of the field and there was a significant lack of action in either goalmouth. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The game was largely devoid of goalmouth action in the first half as both sides were restricted to long-range efforts. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Freed from the constraints of fretting about either relegation or promotion, these two teams produced an exciting encounter packed with goalmouth incident. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There was a scramble in the goalmouth and I scored with a low shot from close range. The Sun (2010)But with 17 minutes remaining Austin headed home from close range after a goalmouth scramble. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And with 29 goals between them this season, expectations were high for another exciting afternoon of goalmouth action. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He sat on a little box, about ten yards from the centre of the goal, hoping for good goalmouth action. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Costa scored three goals in this game, the first a good header in a crowded goalmouth when his team were 1-0 down. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Where was the excitement, the goalmouth action, the thrills and spills that have made football the most popular game in the world? Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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