striker

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striker

1. any part in a mechanical device that strikes something, such as the firing pin of a gun
2. Soccer informal an attacking player, esp one who generally positions himself near his opponent's goal in the hope of scoring
3. Cricket the batsman who is about to play a ball
4. 
a. a person who harpoons whales or fish
b. the harpoon itself

striker

[‚strī·kər]
(ordnance)
A firing pin or a projection on the hammer of a firearm, which strikes the primer to initiate a propelling charge explosive train or a fuse explosive train.

striker

A slightly beveled metal plate, set in the jamb of a door to receive and guide a door latch to its socket in closing.
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Now Steven is doing well for Liverpool as a second striker and people ask me 'why am I not playing him there?
It's very clear and I've spoken a lot about it in the past, I've always played as a second striker," he admitted.
Why not try Mendieta up as a second striker - he has the skill to do it - play Juninho in a free role and allow them to interchange and there will be plenty of support for the loan striker.
There are not many players who can play the main goalscorer or the second striker role so effectively.
Another option for Sven-Goran Eriksson, when without Rooney, is to give Gerrard licence to roam forward in a second striker role and he is ready for whatever challenge is presented to him.
And he added: ``I thought they'd play with two strikers with maybe Duff as the second striker.
ASHLEY Young wants to stay as a second striker for club and country after the Villa star's first England goal.
Sturridge made an immediate impact with the in-form First Division club, scoring four goals in his first two games and he becomes the second striker to sign for Wolves this month following Kenny Miller's pounds 3million transfer from Rangers.
Against Blues he failed to put on a second striker when in the ascendancy and after Dann had been booked.
LINFIELD are set to bag their second striker this week after agreeing a deal for Dungannon Swifts hitman Mark McAllister.
Fabian, who has an Italian passport, is an attacking midfielder, who can play as the second striker and wide midfield.