narrow the angle 角度を狭める
/ˈnærəʊ ðə ˈæŋɡl/
The goalkeeper had to narrow the angle to defend the net.
national team 国の代表チーム
The American national team is getting better and better.
near post ニアポスト
Goal! Lucas Moura nutmegs Harry Maguire and beats David De Gea at his near post!
need fresh legs 交代選手を必要とする
/niːd freʃ ˈleɡz/
We needed fresh legs on the pitch but obviously the manager didn’t trust the players on the bench
negative(s) 否定的な, 否定的な要素
The negatives of playing in the rain are that injuries could happen more often.
This was Bruno Fernandes’ first game at Old Trafford, so he was a bit nervous.
net ゴールネット, ネットを揺らす
What a beautiful strike! Pianic fires a free-kick straight into the top corner of the net!
neutral 真ん中の, 中立の
The commentator had a neutral opinion about the VAR decision.
next season 来シーズン
Where will Chelsea finish in the Premier League next season?
next to A Ａの隣
Giorgio Chiellini was standing next to the goalkeeper.
nil (スポーツの)ゼロ, 零点
In British football if neither team scores a goal, the score is said to be: nil-nil or nil-nil draw.
no chance for the goalkeeper キーパーにはどうしようもない
/nəʊ tʃɑːns fə(r) ðə ˈɡəʊlkiːpə(r)/
That was an absolute firecracker! No chance for the goalkeeper!
no room to play プレーのスペースがない
/nəʊ ruːm tə pleɪ/
With too many footballers swarming the area, there was no room to play.
no-look pass ノールックパス
/nəʊ lʊk pɑːs/
Angel Di María performed a great no-look pass.
non-kicking foot 軸足
/nɒn ˈkɪkɪŋ foot/
Make sure that your non-kicking foot lands as close as possible to the ball.
non-league side トップリーグに所属していないチーム
/nɒn liːɡ saɪd/
Jamie Vardy originally came from the non-league side, and transferred to the league club.
nothing to lose 失うものはない, ダメもと
/ˈnʌθɪŋ tə luːz/
It will be a huge challenge for us, but maybe the pressure is off because now we have nothing to lose.
The cheeky nutmeg by Jadon Sancho wins Skill of the Day!