tie stone

tie stone

A stone serving as a tie, 1.
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Rangers, with the bulk of possession, forced a couple of corners that came to nothing before they almost opened the scoring after 12 minutes and killed the tie stone dead.
There's no evidence at this point to tie Stone to Assange directly.
Sure enough, up popped Mo Salah to kill the tie stone dead, much like Phillippe Coutinho did at Old Trafford in the Europa League two years ago.
And equally, Liverpool are good enough to score one away goal whuch would surely kill this tie stone dead.
Hamilton may have conceded twice on a glory night for Hearts in Europe but their three-goal blitz inside the first 45 minutes killed the tie stone dead.
Boro rarely featured as an attacking force but showed terrific qualities in ensuring that Steaua did not get the second goal which would have killed the tie stone dead.
Nine minutes from the interval Dunfermline gave their huge support even more cause for celebration and effectively killing the tie stone dead.
Rather than killing the tie stone dead, however, the real fun was just about to begin.
With Bradford 3-1 up from the first leg in the Baltic Sea coastal town of Klaipeda last Sunday, Mills scored both his goals in the first half to effectively kill the tie stone dead.
A goal for Chelsea will kill the tie stone dead and, at evens, the Blues are very generously priced.
He is also relishing a strong start from the Light Blues as they hunt the away goal that would effectively kill the tie stone dead.
Navarro insists they want to 'destroy' the Scottish side on their home patch by grabbing an early goal to kill the tie stone dead.