pile-driver


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pile-driver

a machine that drives piles into the ground either by repeatedly allowing a heavy weight to fall on the head of the pile or by using a steam hammer
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THAT'SMYBOY: John Arne Riise celebrates his pile-driver the last time Liverpool beat Manchester United at An field, while former team-mate Danny Murphy was responsible for inflicting the last league defeat on United
Cutting in from the left-hand side after Darren Griffiths had won possession, Glassey unleashed a pile-driver into the far corner of the net to open his account for the club.
Glen Murray deflected Gary Jones' pile-driver and, finally, a last-gasp winner for Adam Le Fondre took the points for the visitors, with a David Hunt free kick sandwiched in between, not enough to save even a point for Shrewsbury.
Dangerman Beck unleashed a cracking left-foot drive after just six minutes and then collected a second on 67 minutes with a matching right-foot pile-driver.
Eddie Anaclet had already opened the scoring with a long distance pile-driver when Corcoran rose highest to head Daniel Rose's 39th-minute cross past Stuart Coburn.
United were lucky when a pile-driver from Luke Moore smashed against their crossbar in the second half.
The visitors' goalkeeper, Dave Williams, made a fine save from a Graham Jones pile-driver, but Geraint Lewis followed up the rebound.
Jamie Thomas, nine, is in plaster after the Man United and England ace's pile-driver hit him behind the goal in the warm-up against Wolves.
The Blues almost equalised within 90 seconds when Chris Aitken's pile-driver was pushed out by Neil Parry into the path of Craig Malcolm.
Carroll, watched by Alan Shearer, whose shirt he has now inherited, stole the show with a fine treble after Barton had opened the scoring with a 12th-minute pile-driver and Kevin Nolan had made it 2-0 with 32 minutes gone.
Midfielder Kenny Lunt picked up a loose ball and drove a pile-driver into the net from 30 yards for his first Hereford league goal early in the second half.
The pile-driver operator was discovered dead at his home in Kirkgate Road, Middlesbrough on June 28, an inquest heard.