English version

penalty shoot-out

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Football
penalty shoot-outˌpenalty ˈshoot-out noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 DSFan occasion when each team in a football match takes penalty kicks until one team misses the goal – used as a way of deciding which team will win when the ordinary part of the match has ended in a draw
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penalty shoot-outThe mayor is preparing for a charity penalty shoot-out competition at the Leicester City-Middlesbrough game next Wednesday.At the penalty shoot-out the same dogged evenness was maintained - it went to sudden death.In the intermediate section, the Giants, a team from Blurton Ladsandads beat Goldenhill in a thrilling penalty shoot-out.
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