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goal line

Sport the line marking each end of the pitch, on which the goals stand
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Essentially, the company's product is a 'standard' football goal with a net surrounded by a much larger football net of the type you see draped behind the goals at European grounds - only they're to prevent supporters hurling objects at players rather than to stop the ball careering into the terraces.
He then granted award winning shields to all Pakistani footballers, their coach, the Chairman of Azad Foundation and the Director of Muslim Hands, as well as prizes for the winners of the football goal competition with which the event had begun.
The royal was fully involved in the game as he huddled with his team to make strategies, kneeled down to protect the tiny football goal as a keeper and saved every shot.
Football is promoted by ELC's My First Football Goal.
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: Police Sports Club announced today the inauguration of the biggest football goal keepers school in Iraq.
A paradise for children too, with a play area with swings and see-saw, a large playing field complete with football goal posts and pets corner.
Children and local civic leaders will gather around a football goal to "go for the goal against child lab our" and show the "Red card against child labor".
A TEENAGER died in a freak accident when he fell from a tree and became entangled in a homemade football goal, an inquest heard yesterday.
The arcade is climate controlled, 10 m wide, and the public concourse between work and park is protected in winter behind glass but in summer the lower row of panels each 7 m wide and 4.5 m high, as large as football goal mouths, along the length of the lake, can be opened up to the sky with electrically operated pulleys controlled by the building services computer.
1890: Football goal nets were used for the first time in a senior match at Bolton.
THIS shocking image shows the moment teenagers 'swung' a dog from the crossbar of a football goal.

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