The video assistant referee made the wrong call in failing to send off Giovani lo Celso against Chelsea.
The 2019-20 season was quite some debut Champions League campaign for Atalanta!
After over 1,000 career matches, Gianluigi Buffon was given an emotional Juventus farewell.
carry the ball
/ˈkæri ðə bɔːl/
Federico Valverde uses a burst of pace to carry the ball between opponents in the midfield.
De Bruyne takes the corner! And Thibaut Nicolas jumps higher to catch the ball!
catch up with A
/kætʃ ʌp wɪð/
Did you see Koulibaly push Mario Rui to catch up with Mbappe?
cause a problem
/kɔːz ə ˈprɒbləm/
Great players such as Messi, Ronaldo, Neymar and Mbappe cause a lot of problems for defenders on the pitch.
The referee gives a caution for Ben Chilwell, who brings down Danny Rose on the Spurs left.
Great moment for Mikel Arteta! Arsenal celebrate their 14th Emirates FA Cup together with fans in the stadium!.
center of gravity
/ˈsentə(r) əv ˈɡrævəti/
The study shows having a low center of gravity is the reason why Messi can make a difference.
It’s time to look at the centre of the pitch for the two El Clasico clubs. Are you team Modric or are you team Rakitic?
Marco Reus goes down after a hard challenge, but no foul gets called.
The Premier League champions have their first signing of the off-season! Kostas Tsimikas from Olympiacos!
What a comeback! Thiago Silva’s dream to win his first Champions League is still alive!
Neymar missed two big chances in the first half, but eventually PSG won the game.
change of pace
/tʃeɪndʒ əv peɪs/
Messi shows remarkable change of pace to embarrass Barca teammates during training.
Is there a changing room? It’s nice if we could take a shower after the match.
Channel is the name given to certain areas of the pitch, created by the space between players and groups of players.
Shoulder charge is a type of tackle which can be legally used to try to win the ball.
It’s hard to chase a fast player like him. So, don’t let him get the ball.
A stunning volley was scored by Saul in extra time after Madrid gave away the ball so cheaply.
Torres opens the scoring with a beautiful chest control and volley into the goal!
What a magestic chip pass from Iniesta! And Fàbregas finds the back of the net!
Full-time: Atletico Madrid split points in derby clash with Real Madrid.
This is pure class! Despite suffering a heartbreaking loss, Japan left a thank you note in their locker room.
David de Gea has now gone 12 consecutive Premier League matches without keeping a clean sheet.
Tammy Abraham hit the target, but Maya Yoshida was there and the ball was cleared off the line!
Petr Cech: I had to be aware every time Rooney had the ball, because he was very unpredictable and clever.
close the game
/kləʊz ðə ɡeɪm/
Two defenders are subbed on! The manager is trying to close the game with this score!
close the gap
/kləʊz ðə ɡæp/
Barcelona face off against Atletico Madrid, needing a win to close the gap on Real Madrid.
We were not solid enough at the closing stage. And this is what our young players need to learn.
AC Milan icons Gennaro Gattuso and Filippo Inzaghi have announced they will leave the club at the end of the season.
Harry Maguire forgot sticking around for the coin toss when he captained Man United for the first time.
Origi replaces Salah, who can’t continue after a collision with the Newcastle goalkeeper.
The report says Dani Carvajal and Luka Modric form a winning combination for Real Madrid.
Great shot, mate! Come down now!
At the end of the matchm, two centre backs came forward to get numbers in the box.
Griezmann on the left should be allowed to come inside.
Kylian Mbappe came off the bench and forced an own goal to salvage a point.
come onto the pitch
/kʌm ˈɒntə ðə pɪtʃ/
A cheer from fans went up when Cristiano Ronaldo came onto the pitch.
Was Barcelona’s 6-5 aggregate win over PSG the greatest comeback of all time?
Thibaut Courtois made a comfortable save on Thiago Alcântara’s free kick.
commit a foul
/kəˈmɪt ə faʊl/
How many times have you commited fouls in the box this season?
Giroud is a good player and has never given Arsenal anything less than 100% commitment.
Takefusa Kubo speaks Spanish very well. So, he can communicate with his teammates easily.
Lewandowski scores most goals across all competitions while Messi and Ronaldo fail to finish in top 3.
How amazing! Everyone has to applaude the composure Mesut Ozil showed for that goal!
PSG can go to the next round on aggregate if they do not concede more than 4 goals.
Keylor Navas says his team must not let their concentration slip. He’s calling on his teammates to focus.
If concussion is suspected, the player should be removed from the field of play.
コンディション, 状態, 条件
Spain were in good condition to beat Croatia. But Croatia won the match against all expectations.
Eden Hazard: We are full of confidence, we know the quality of the team and that we can score at any time.
Robert Lewandowski has been named in the UEFA Team of the Year 2019! Congratulations!
Liverpool have just set a new all-time English top-flight record of 22 consecutive home League wins.
Today’s referee was not consistent! How come my foul could be a yellow!
Paul Pogba scores a penalty in stoppage time. Surely it won’t be anything more than a late consolation goal.
Still I don’t get why Messi’s second goal was denied by VAR. Is there a contact on his arms?
I don’t think AC Milan will be a title contender next season in Serie A as they used to be.
Bruno Fernandes has signed a new contract with Manchester United, saying it is a privilege to wear Red Devil’s jersey.
Van Dijkon Lionel Messi: He’s a player who scores, assists and has impressive ball control. He is a genius.
GOAL! Griezmann scores from the spot after a controversial VAR decision!
It’s time for cool down! Take off your shoes and do some stretches!
Louis van Gaal says he used cooling breaks to alter Netherland’s tactics in their World Cup against Mexico.
I think it was a correct decision to overturn the penalty call after consulting with VAR.
count on A
The coach says Argentina should not count on Messi too much as they have other star players.
Sadio Mane and Mo Salah execute a perfect counterattack! Liverpool double the lead!
Casemiro is an energetic and tenacious presence who provides excellent cover for Los Blancos’ backline.
create a chance
/kriˈeɪt ə tʃɑːns/
During Ajax’s Champions League semi-final run, Hakim Ziyech created 24 chances across 11 appearances.
Former Liverpool defender James Carragher is known as a severe critic.
Here comes a perfect cross from Trent Alexander-Arnold! And Firmino! It’s in!
I used to enjoy crossbar challenge with my coach after every training session.
Your decision making in a crowded area is important. How can you avoid losing the ball?
Real Madrid beats Manchester United to defend crown in UEFA Super Cup!
The Cruyff Turn was born on June 19th 1974 and inspired generations to come.
Swansea are up 1-0 over Man City in the FA Cup through a penalty! Are we headed for a Cup upset?
SAVE! Alisson denies Eriksen, who tries to curl the free-kick in at the back post!
GOAL! Philippe Coutinho opens the scoring with an edge-of-the-box curler! Unstoppable!
cushion the ball
/ˈkʊʃn ðə bɔːl/
It doesn’t make sense! How did Ronaldinho cushion the ball in that way?
In December, Arjen Robben held a workshop about his signature cut-in-and-shoot move.
Don’t let him cut inside! Just force him out!