Definition of 'positional'
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He scored eight in his final year at Brunton Park and has three this term after a positional switch. The Sun (2016)He scored eight in his final year at Brunton Park and has three this term after a positional switch. The Sun (2016)He lacks positional awareness but that could easily be rectified. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We needed to get our positional play better. The Sun (2015)Not for the first time the supporting runners did not run with enough purpose or positional sense. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The positional play can be fixed at the drop of a hat. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He lacked a bit of pace but he made up for it with his wonderful positional sense. Sir Alf: A Major Reappraisal of the Life and Times of England's Greatest Football Manager (2006)That has implications for the positional play of the back three. Times, Sunday Times (2013)In the second his touch control and positional play were much better. The Sun (2006)He is a bit better at positional play. The Sun (2013)Argentina must score the points their positional play should earn them. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Not only could we do advanced work on the training ground in terms of tactics and positional play. The Sun (2013)His kicking game in tight situations is unbelievable and his positional play has been superb in the championship this year. Times, Sunday Times (2009)His positional sense is very good. The Sun (2006)This has been partly a matter of time, and partly the positional switch. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This was compounded by our players lacking positional sense, tactical awareness and concentration. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The more he plays, the less his positional play will worry his coaches. Times, Sunday Times (2013)If his game intelligence and positional play matched his effort, he would be almost the complete defender. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A lot of teams struggle to deal with that system and his positional play. Times, Sunday Times (2010)His positional sense was perhaps found wanting on the wet, twisting roads and he lost more than a minute. Times, Sunday Times (2011)His positional play was indecisive. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Then he would be making a significant positional change again, while he is still in the process of mastering a new game. Times, Sunday Times (2015)His positional sense is, put simply, atrocious. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It's getting used to the positional sense, when to drop back deep and when not to. The Sun (2008)
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