Entry from US English dictionary
American Football The situation in which an offensive team gets a first down within ten yards of the goal line, and thus cannot advance for another first down.
- They had two bad snaps on drives where they had goal to go.
- NFL teams had thrown the ball 17 times on a goal to go.
- But with goal to go, he had a pass nearly intercepted.
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Syllabification: goal to go
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