The half turn allows Kagawa to make a quick move in the midfield.
How beautiful it was! Madisson’s half volley was perfectly placed into the net!
Ramos: “At half-time, Zidane put a lot of emphasis on keeping control of the game and taking the ball away from Juventus.”
halve the lead
/hɑːv ðə liːd/
It’s a quick response! Arsenal halve the lead with a goal from Dani Ceballos!
Manchester United hammered Liverpool 3-0! Here’s the match highlights!
Sanchez will be out for 2 months because of a hamstring injury.
Before the match began, the team captains exchanged a handshake.
Mario Kempes was on the right hand side and waiting for the through ball.
I think West Ham’s first priority is to hang on until the halftime without conceding a goal.
hang up one’s boots
/hæŋ ʌp wʌnz buːts/
There comes a time for every player to hang up their boots.
Southampton had to do a lot of hardwork to play against Man United.
Penalty! I think it’s a harsh call! VAR would have a look!
Lionel Messi’s 8th hattrick in the Champions League has made him to the player with the most hat tricks in the competition.
have a go
/həv a ɡəʊ/
It’s important to have a go at the beginning of the match.
have a good view of A
/həv a ɡʊd vjuː əv/
No foul! I have a good view of it!
The goal was scored when Emilio Butragueno went forward to head the ball in.
Robertoson crosses in! But the ball was headed away by the defender!
GOAL!! Lewandowski heads home a brilliant goal to give Bayern Munich the lead 2-1!
Marco Materazzi said that he used ‘stupid words’ before Zinedine Zidane’s head-butt.
/hed tə hed/
In La Liga, the first tiebreaker is head-to-head points, not goal difference.
It’s a brilliant header! It beautifully went in over the goalkeeer!
Petr Cech was wearing a special headgear from a previous injury to his head.
The game started to heat up after the defender got sent off for a dangerous tackle.
The football boots were too large and heavy to wear.
Torres got a precise cross-field pass by Gerrard, but the striker’s touch was a bit too heavy.
Messi on Van Dijk: He is very quick for his height. So, it’s quite hard to beat him.
Lionel Messi hesitated to give a shot and eventually lost the opportunity.
Ansu Fati is shown a red card for a high boot on Fernando Calero.
Sadio Mané and Mohamed Salah gave a high five to celebrate the goal.
The highlight of the Bournemouth game was boring because nobody scored a goal.
hit the bar
/hɪt ðə bɑː(r)/
The ball from Kylian Mbappé hit the bar and did not go in.
hit the post
/hɪt ðə pəʊst/
Robert Lewandowski’s free kick hit the post and bounced off!
hit the target
/hɪt ðə ˈtɑːɡɪt/
Genius! How did Raheem Sterling hit the target from that angle!?
hit the woodwork
/hɪt ðə ˈwʊdwɜːk/
The ball from Roberto Firmino just hit the woodwork and did not go in.
hold one’s line high
/həʊld ðə laɪn haɪ/
Stay there! Hold your position!
hold one’s position
/həʊld wʌnz pəˈzɪʃn/
Let’s hold the high line! We don’t give space to them!
/ˈhəʊld ʌp pleɪ/
Giroud’s hold up play seems super effective so far. He eaerns time for his teammates.
hold up the ball
/ˈhəʊld ʌp ðə bɔːl/
Here’s Lukaku holding up the ball in the deep position.
This was a home game, so Aston Villa would be more comfortable.
Home-grown players tend to be overestimated from time to time.
Eden Hazard did not keep his honour and received another yellow card .
Obviously, it was a horrible mistake! What was he doing there?
It was a horror tackle! Why didn’t he get a red card at that time?
The hospital pass is a pass made to a team-mate who will be tackled heavily as soon as the ball is received.
The hosts, Chelsea, were thought to become the winners, but they lost at the end.
The goalkeeper had a howler and it directly costed 3 points for the home team.
The humidity was high, so the ground was slippery. Watch out.
Borussia Dortmund humiliated Bayer 04 with a score of 6-0.
The moment I hurt my knee, I thought it was the end of my career.