Wから始まる英語のサッカー用語【単語 & フレーズ】

wake-up call   警鐘

/ˈweɪk ʌp kɔːl/

The fact that they lost three consecutive matches would be a harsh wake-up call for them.

wall pass   壁パス
/wɔːl pɑːs/

In this video, we are going to explain how to a wall pass.

warm up   ウォームアップ, 準備
/wɔːm ʌp/

Good warm up is necessary for football players to perform well on the pitch.

waste   〜を無駄にする

Arsenal had 5 free kicks near the goal, but they are all wasted.

weakness   弱点

The coach said it’s very important to know your own strengths and weaknesses.

wear   〜を着る, 〜をすり減らす

If you wannna wear Manchester United’s shirt in the future, you have to sacrifice everything.

weather forecast   天気予報
/ˈweðə(r) ˈfɔːkɑːst/

The weather forecast says it will be rainy tomorrow.

weekday match   平日の試合
/ˈwiːkdeɪ mætʃ/

It was tough because we only had two days to prepare for this weekday match.

weekend match   週末の試合
/ˌwiːkˈend mætʃ/

Our weekend match has now been postponed due to the stormy weather.

well-timed   良いタイミングの
/ˌwel ˈtaɪmd/

Without his well-timed tackle, we couldn’t have won the game today.

Wembley Stadium   ウェンブリースタジアム, サッカーの聖地
/ˈwembli ˈsteɪdiəm/

Tickets are available for the FA Cup final at Wembley Stadium in London.

whip the ball   ボールをバシンと蹴る
/wɪp ðə bɔːl/

Pogba tried to whip the ball in, but nobody was in the box.

whistle   笛, 笛を吹く

The referee made eye contacts with his assistants and blew the whistle to start the game.

wide position   開いたボジション
/waɪd position/

I think Aubameyang shouldn’t play in wide positions.


This pitch is just 68 metres in width.

win   〜に勝つ, 〜を勝ち取る

Cristiano Ronald has won a lot of titles in his career.

winger   ウインガー, サイドアタッカー

Which position do you prefer? Winger or centre forward?

winning streak   連勝街道
/ˈwɪnɪŋ striːk/

Liverpool’s winning streak ends with draw at Watford.

woodwork   ゴールの枠(に当たったシュート)

The number of woodworks tells us how close they were to get 3 points.

workmanlike performance   手堅い仕事ぶり
/ˈwɜːkmənlaɪk pəˈfɔːməns/

James Milner’s workmanlike performance attracted football pundits.

workout   筋力トレーニング

✍️ work out で「筋力トレーニングをする」という意味になります。

world class   世界基準の, ワールドクラス
/wɜːld klɑːs/

I’m sure that he is definitely a world class striker.

worthful   価値のある, 値千金の

His last minute equaliser was so worthful that fans in the stadium got delighted.

wrong-footed   逆足の, 逆に足を動かされた
/ˌrɒŋ ˈfʊtɪd/

Brilliant! Bale’s wrong-footed shot just goes into the net through Marc-André ter Stegen!