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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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Stereotypically, the hey day of the goalless draw for Boro WAS under Jack Charlton.
Billy Sharp's 78th-minute strike enabled Doncaster to edge the South Yorkshire derby against Sheffield Wednesday, while Preston and Derby were locked together in a goalless draw at Deepdale.
On a typical weekend, there are four or five goalless draws in England and one or two in Scotland.
He commentates next on tonight's Wolves-Spurs clash and Bet365 offer 9-1 for the game to continue the Motty curse and end goalless It's 5-6 for him to pass 400 minutes without a goal and about 400-1 for him to pass 5-6 minutes without an inanity.
Elsewhere Mynydd Isa and Buckley Town battled to a goalless draw.
STALE MATE: Wallsend BC (green scrip) were held to a goalless draw bt FC Morpeth in the Northumberland Youth League's Gray Division Picture STEVE MILLER WALL TO PLAY FOR: more action from the goalless draw between Wallsend BC and FC Morpeth PICTURE STEVE MILLER
They have since shown their resilience in the goalless draw at Portsmouth and Newcastle, but will be looking for an increased attacking output tomorrow.
Chelsea have yet to beat Liverpool in the Champions League, with the three previous meetings ending in two goalless draws and a controversial 1-0 defeat at Anfield in last May's semi-final.
Cadiz held Villarreal to a 1-1 draw while Real Betis and Real Zaragoza played out a goalless stalemate.
Leeds manager Kevin Blackwell was delighted to have avoided defeat at Championship leaders Luton after the sides fought out a full-blooded goalless draw.
OLD WULFS, having won the Senior Cup in midweek, are still on target for the double and picked a point up in their hunt for the title with a goalless draw at Kynoch.
The 1-1 draw in London two weeks ago in the first leg means a goalless draw would take the Hungarians into the group stage.