kick off


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kick off

a. a place kick from the centre of the field in a game of football
b. the time at which the first such kick is due to take place
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Loughborough Dynamo will play their second preseason friedly on Tuesday, July 9 against Barrow Town at Loughborough College (7..30pm kick off) and then will face a short trip to play Loughborough Uni FC on Saturday, July 13 (1pm kick off).
Full list of Everton's 2019 pre-season fixtures July 7: Kariobangi Sharks (A), kickoff 4pm local/2pm UK July 14: FC Sion (A), kick-off TBC July 19: AS Monaco (A), kick-off TBC July 24: Wigan Athletic (A), kick-off 7.45pm July 27/28: Tournament, details TBC August 3: Werder Bremen (A), kick off 3pm local/2pm UK
"Ninety percent of the time we didn't get the ball back, but what we did was from the kick off we put the opposition under pressure, backpedalling towards their own goal.
SCOTLAND will rake in pounds 500,000 by switching the kick-off of their crunch World Cup qualifier with Italy to a 5.30pm kick off on September 3.
RUGBY `UNION: HEINEKEN CUP: Perpignan v Wasps, kick-off 1pm, Northampton v Llanelli, kick off 3pm (Sky Sports 2, noon-5pm).
Train bosses have written to the Welsh Rugby Union and the International Rugby Board begging them to kick off earlier.
It may be on the first kick off, it may be the third play of the second quarter, it may be the last play of the game, which could be a field goal attempt to win a game.
The Group F game in Saitama was due to kick off at 6.30am British time.