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spot kick

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Definition of spot kick in English:

noun

Another term for penalty kick.
Example sentences
  • Connell then proved himself a worthy choice by diving to his right and turning away the spot kick.
  • The equaliser came from a spot kick by Brett Lane with only eight minutes left on the clock.
  • Reilly stepped up and his well taken spot kick rattled the net.

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