penalty box


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penalty box

1. Soccer a rectangular area in front of the goal, within which the goalkeeper may handle the ball and within which a penalty is awarded for a foul by the defending team
2. Ice hockey a bench for players serving time penalties
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In the 79th minute Normanton sealed the points when Robinson made it 4-1 when a wayward pass from Acott was picked up by Hanslow who crossed the ball into the penalty box and the ball was tapped into an empty Shepshed net.
Rollers goalkeeper Wagarre 'Waxy' Dikago had to be alert to thwart an Esperance side that started floating balls into the Blues penalty box.
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In the third period, Finland's Juuso Hietanen successful shot against South Korea's net while South Korea's Alex Plante was in the penalty box for hooking.
If I get a chance in the penalty box, I usually score.
Sautan Al Ghafri brought down Markus Berg inside the penalty box and the referee pointed to the spot, but Mattar protested the decision - leading to his immediate ejection.
Sultan Al Ghafri brought down Markus Berg inside the penalty box and the referee pointed to the spot, but Matar protested the decision leading to his immediate dismissal.
Robert Thomson scored the only goal in 71 minutes when he fired home in a crowded penalty box to hand League One Brechin a morale-boosting win at Glebe Park.
I could see from 60 yards away that Dejan Lovren was clearly outside the penalty box when he brought down Saido Berahino, but Oliver was 10 yards away and pointed to the spot.
The offence appeared to take place outside the penalty box but the ref pointed to the spot.
One minute later Raja answered Bayern's early surge when the in-form Moussine Iajour shot wide inside the Bayern goalkeeper Manuel Neuer's penalty box, but it was Bayern who took the lead on seven minutes when their defender, Jerome Boateng headed a corner kick from Xherdan Shaqiri into the path of fellow defender Dante who shot past Askri from about six metres out to give the European champions the 1-0 lead.
Al-Ahly scored the first goal in the 34 th minute when striker Emad Meteb scored inside the penalty box with an elegant back heel assist from Mohamed Abu Trika.