Definition of Association football in English:

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Association football


[mass noun] British
More formal term for soccer.
Example sentences
  • Now how did soccer, Association Football, come to spread so successfully around the globe?
  • In the first of a new series we're looking at some of the existing Laws Of Association Football and putting across an argument as to how these could be tidied up.
  • There has been much debate about the rules of Association Football on these and other pages in the media over the last few weeks.

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