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goal

1. (in various sports) the net, basket, etc. into or over which players try to propel the ball, puck, etc., to score
2. Sport
a. a successful attempt at scoring
b. the score so made
3. (in soccer, hockey, etc.) the position of goalkeeper

goal

(programming)
In logic programming, a predicate applied to its arguments which the system attempts to prove by matching it against the clauses of the program. A goal may fail or it may succeed in one or more ways.
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a couple of situations with " It is a misconception tomaking] saves Mourinho regard a goalless first leg away from home as a positive result.
Elsewhere, Hull City were held to a goalless draw at home to Leeds United while hosts Burton Albion were beaten 3-1 by Reading.
In the 42nd minute, Vikram made another robust move but Ricky shot straight to the rival Goalkeeper as both teams headed to the interval locked goalless.
Costa Rica won six corners against Jamaica, three against El Salvador and can collect some of their own as space opens up should the game stay goalless.
Despite this surprise success, Cradley stay second from bottom as fellow strugglers Shifnal Town picked up a goalless draw at home to Smethwick Rangers, while Willenhall Town held fourth placed Shawbury United to a thrilling 3-3 draw.
It may be tempting for the hosts to view things positively, a third goalless draw in a row hinting at a useful defensive resolve, but Poyet was unimpressed.
Tranmere enhanced their promotion hopes with a 1-0 win over lowly Oldham thanks to Max Power's goal, while Yeovil were held to a goalless draw at Hartlepool.
Dunston UTS were involved in a goalless draw at Billingham Synthonia, who went close to winning with a late free-kick which rebounded off a post.
DAMASCUS, (SANA)- The match between the Syrian youth football team and its Chinese counterpart in the in the 2012 AFC (Asian Football Confederation) U-16 Championship group stage, held on Tuesday in Tehran, ended in a goalless draw.
QPR striker ANDREW JOHNSON will miss the majority of the season after suffering a cruciate ligament injury in Saturday's goalless draw with Chelsea.
In another match, Majorda Youth played a stubborn defence to hold fancied Panjim Footballers goalless until 10 minutes from the end of match.
Hayes & Yeading United were shock 3-1 winners at Forest Green Rovers, while Grimsby's promotion charge stuttered again with a goalless draw at home to Tamworth.