Definition of penalty goal in English:

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penalty goal


(In rugby, hockey, etc.) a goal scored from a penalty: the home side managed to close the gap with a penalty goal
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  • In the past four years alone, the Wallabies have won three major trophies with penalty goals inside the last 60 seconds.
  • Wayne Williams converted a penalty goal in the 30th minute.
  • Penalty goals to both sides meant that the game probably ended with the right result.
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