Definition of 'pitch invasion'
Image of 'pitch invasion'
© mountainpix / Shutterstock.com, shutterstock
Example sentences containing 'pitch invasion'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
There would be no pitch invasion and the game would not be abandoned. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It led to a mass brawl and a violent pitch invasion. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It was a good game of football until the pitch invasions. The Sun (2012)When ambulances began to arrive they were turned away by police who thought that a pitch invasion was in progress. Times, Sunday Times (2009)West Ham are also charged with failing to prevent three pitch invasions. The Sun (2009)One pitch invasion left a female ref, 15, in tears, said the Manchester Football Association. The Sun (2013)
Definition of pitch invasion from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Meme Ban, Heart Age & Collagin: September’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this September with Robert Groves.
Collins Reference Catalogue 2019
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.