pace 速さ, ペース
Pep Guardiola on Adama Traoré: “Nobody can handle this pace. It’s almost impossible.”
palm the ball 手のひらで弾く
/pɑːm ðə bɔːl/
The ball pops to James and somehow, Oblak manages to palm the shot away!
Panenka パネンカ, フワッと蹴るＰＫ
This is the moment Depay doubled Lyon’s advantage via a Panenka penalty.
panic 慌てる, パニック
Don’t panic! I’m behind you!
park the bus ブロックを形成して守備をする
/pɑːk ðə bʌs/
Chelsea should just park the bus tonight rather than attacking to avoid a heavy defeat.
parry a shot シュートを弾く
/ˈpæri ə ʃɒt/
Xavi gives a shot from distance! And Iker Casillas parries the shot away!
pass パス, パスをする
N’Golo Kanté made a neat pass to Mason Mount here.
pass completion 成功パス
Dani Ceballos was great in the U21 EUROs group stages with 89% pass completion.
pass forward 前方にパスをする
Robertson passed the long ball forward and his teammate got a scoring opportunity.
pass from A to B ＡからＢへのパス
/pɑːs from A tə B/
The goal all started with a brilliant pass from Dele Alli to Harry Kane in the midfield.
pass the ball around パスを回す
/pɑːs ðə bɔːl əˈraʊnd/
Quicker! Pass the ball around and get away from defenders!
We must have patience until the opposition team lets down their guard.
The referee penalised Mendy as he committed a foul in the box.
penalty arc ペナルティーアーク
Players must stay outside of the penalty arct when the spot kick is taken.
penalty area ペナルティーエリア
The foul was committed inside the penalty area, so there was a penalty kick.
penalty kick ペナルティーキック, ＰＫ
Neymar has definitely become one of the best penalty kick takers in the world.
penalty spot ペナルティースポット
Penalty spot is a point within the penalty area and 12 yards from the goal.
penalty shoot-out ＰＫ戦
/ˈpenəlti ˈʃuːt aʊt/
The Champions league game was tied, so it had to end with a penalty shoot-out.
performance パフォーマンス, 出来ばえ
What is Cristiano Ronaldo’s best Champions League performance of all time?
philosophy (サッカーに関する)哲学, 考え方
The manager’s philosophy was to let the superstars play and shine on their own.
physical contact 身体の接触
There was physical contact in the box between Koulibaly and Messi.
The physio had to run onto the field to give some treatment.
pick up the second ball セカンドボールを拾う
/pɪk ʌp ðə ˈsekənd bɔːl/
After forcing Real Madrid to kick a long ball, Ajax was able to pick up the second ball.
Cristiano Ronaldo is picky about what he wears and what he eats.
After a bit of pinball in the box, Salah arrives to smash home from close range.
pinpoint pass ピンポイントパス
Luka Modric finds Carvajal with a pinpoint pass but the receiver just can’t bring it down.
The Emirates Stadium pitch is in perfect condition this afternoon ahead of the match.
pitch condition ピッチコンディション, ピッチ状況
How’s the pitch condition today?
place the ball ボールを置く
/pleɪs ðə bɔːl/
The referee made the player place the ball at the spot of the foul.
plan B 作戦Ｂ, 別の手段
Bayern Munich were losing, so they had to move onto plan B.
platform (パスの)経由地, 集約ポイント
It’s usually unnoticeable, but Busquets is making a passing platform in the midfield.
play a blinder 素晴らしいプレーをする
/pleɪ ə ˈblaɪndə(r)/
Chelsea played a blinder and won the game!
play for a draw 引き分け狙いでプレーする
/pleɪ fə(r) ə drɔː/
What Man United need to do against Leicester is play for a draw.
play for a win 勝利を目指してプレーする
/pleɪ fə(r) ə wɪn/
We always play for a win. So, today’s result is disappointing.
play in a dangerous manner 危険な方法でプレーする
/pleɪ ɪn ə ˈdeɪndʒərəs ˈmænə(r)/
Playing in a dangerous manner is any action that threatens injury to someone.
play on プレーオン
Joshua Kimmich called for a foul, but the referee said to play on.
play out from the back 後方からプレーを作る
/pleɪ aʊt frəm ðə bæk/
Mikel Arteta was explaining how to receive the ball and play out from the back.
play the ball (相手選手ではなく)ボールにプレーする
/pleɪ ðə bɔːl/
I thought he played the ball first, but penalty was given to Barcelona.
play to the whistle 笛がなるまでプレーする
/pleɪ tə ðə ˈwɪsl/
The managaer yelled “Play to the whistle!”.
play with passion 気持ちを持ってプレーする
/pleɪ wɪð ˈpæʃn/
We have to play with passion, pride and confidence as long as we play for the national team.
Without a doubt, Kevin DE Bruyne is the best playmaker in the world.
FulhamFC won their playoff at Wembley Stadium to earn promotion to the Premier League.
point 勝ち点, ポイント
After today’s loss, Liverpool can no longer beat Man City’s record of 100 points.
poor しょぼい, 質の低い
Angel Di Maria’s performance was poor in that game although he is usually fantastic.
Marcelo had to hold his position to block the opposing left winger.
positioning ポジショニング, 位置どり
Van Dijk was the best by a mile. His positioning was perfect throughout the match.
Today’s loss is tough for everyone. But we need to find positives and improve as a team.
possession ポゼッション, ボール保持
Ajax maintained good possession tonight against Manchester United.
There was a post-match award ceremony after the League victory.
potential 潜在能力, ポテンシャル, 〜になり得るもの
You have a lot of potential as a goalkeeper. Why don’t you try?
power shot 力強いシュート
It was a power shot from outside of the box! So close!
GOAL! Aston Villa’s Clark breaks the deadlock with a powerful header!
Manchester City could lose a key contributor to a La Liga powerhouse.
Practice makes perfect. Just do it.
Aubameyang wore a bandage in training to protect his wrist for precaution.
Modric’s precise crosses and passes can set up goals for Croatia.
Here’s a footage of Scott McTominay’s prematch interview.
pre-season シーズン前の, プレシーズンの
Practice during pre-season matters in order to stay sharp.
PSV had to prepare well for the challenging opener of the league.
Jurgen Klopp says preparation was key in Liverpool’s solid defensive setup against Arsenal.
press back プレスバックする, 後方から追いかける
Real Madrid pressed back against Borussia Dortmund every time they lost the ball.
press from the front 前線からプレスをかける
/pres frəm ðə frʌnt/
Burnley forced Chelsea to kick the ball, attacking hard and pressing the ball at the front.
press the ball ボールにプレスをかける
/pres ðə bɔːl/
Liverpool began to press in midfield not to give time and space to play.
The manager was giving gestures to tell players how to put pressure on the defensive line.
Alexandre Lacazette pretended he was fouled, but the referee didn’t blew his whistle.
Gomez and Van Dijk track back well to prevent Willian from scoring on the counter.
previous match 前回の試合
The previous match with Leicester City was really worth watching!
pride プライド, 誇り
New Brazil coach Dunga has vowed to restore the pride of the national team.
Ole thinks club have to get the sports director position right if they are to make real progress.
Kylian Mbappe is a promising youngster.
Leeds United have been promoted to the Premier League for the first time in 16 years.
promotion race 昇格争い
The promotion race is hot! Now five teams are involved!
protector 保護具, プロテクター
You should ask referee if you can wear the knee protector on the pitch.
He has been handed a two-match ban for using offensive language to protest the referee.
prove one’s talent 〜の才能を証明する
/pruːv wʌnz ˈtælənt/
Greenwood proved his generational talent in the match against Manchester City.
provide a creative spark 創造的な輝きを放つ
/prəˈvaɪd ə kriˈeɪtɪv spɑːk/
Asensio is coming on! Can he provide a creative spark for Real Madrid?
Sheffield United went provisionally 4th of the Premier League table.
The left winger gave a provocative gesture and was given a yellow card.
pull a muscle 筋肉を痛める
/pʊl ə ˈmʌsl/
Barcelona is reporting that Vidal pulled a right thigh muscle in the match yesterday.
pull one back 1点返す
/pʊl wʌn bæk/
Leicester City pulls one back in the first half! Jamie Vardy with a bullet header!
pull the trigger スイッチを入れる
/pʊl ðə ˈtrɪɡə(r)/
Miralem Pjanic is pulling the trigger of the attack. Now, three players are coming forward!
pull one’s shirt 〜のシャツを引っ張る
/pʊl wʌnz ʃɜːt/
Hey, ref! This guy was pulling my shirt!
punch away 拳で弾く
Kasper Schmeichel nearly caught the ball, but instead opted to punch it away.
The football pundit went on and on about overrated players.
The small error was punished by the opposing team and it costed the match.
Gabriel Barbosa pushed Erling Haaland near the box. So, he received a yellow card.
pushover たやすい相手, 試合
There are many young players in Ajax squad, but they will be no pushover.
put A up against B (セットプレー時などに)ＡをＢにあてる
/pʊt A ʌp əˈɡenst B/
The arrangement for practice was to put Laporte up against Fernandinho.