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penalty goal Line breaks: pen|alty goal

Definition of penalty goal in English:


(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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  • He ran and tackled hard, and he kicked a couple of penalty goals with that trusty boot of his.
  • It wasn't long before the Barbarians reduced the deficit with a penalty goal.
  • The match was then in the balance for quite a long while, with the opposition kicking a penalty goal to take the score to 8-5.

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