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A list of phrases related to the word "soccer"...


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  • Big Ben ( Nickname of basketball player Ben Wallace and American football player Ben Roethlisberger )
  • Big Cat ( Nickname of American football player Leon Lett )
  • Big Daddy ( Nickname of American football Dan Wilkinson )
  • Big Phil ( Nickname of football manager Luiz Felipe Scolari )
  • Big Sam ( Nickname of football manager Sam Allardyce )
  • Brand new ballgame ( A baseball expression meaning when a team that has been behind ties up the game )
  • Can of corn ( A baseball expression meaning a ball which is easy to catch )
  • Carry the ball
  • Champagne Tony ( Nickname of American football player Tony Eason )
  • Crazy Legs ( Nickname of American football player Elroy Hirsch )
  • Curve ball ( a difficult proposition - deriving from baseball terminology )
  • Dandy Don ( Nickname of American football player Don Meredith )
  • Different ball game
  • Dream team
  • Drop the ball
  • End of the ball game
  • Fourth Quarter Vince ( Nickname of American football player Vince Young )
  • Fred Ex ( Nickname of American football player Freddie Mitchell )
  • Garbage Man ( Nickname of American football player Michael Bradley )
  • Get the ball rolling
  • Go team
  • Golden Guus ( Nickname of football manager Guus Hiddink )
  • Ground ball ( A baseball expression meaning a prosaic or ordinary accomplishment )
  • Have a ball
  • Have the ball at your feet
  • He Hate Me ( Nickname of American football player Rod Smart )
  • Heavy Lunch ( Nickname of American football player Norman Hand )
  • High ball
  • Keep the ball rolling
  • Keep your eye on the ball
  • Knock the cover off the ball ( A baseball expression meaning succeed beyond expectation )
  • Make the team
  • No one likes us, we don't care ( A catchphrase from Millwall football supporters )
  • On me head son ( Invitation to cross a football so that another player can head it )
  • On the ball
  • Pele ( Nickname of Edson Arantes Do Nascimento )
  • Play ball
  • Political football
  • Run with the ball
  • Score an own goal
  • Soccer Mom
  • Soccer Mom indicator
  • Spot the ball
  • Start the ball rolling
  • Take me out to the ball game
  • Take one for the team
  • Team player
  • Team spirit
  • That's the way the ball bounces
  • The All Blacks ( Nickname of the New Zealand Rugby Union team )
  • The Busby Babes ( Nickname of Manchester United 1950s team )
  • The Crazy Gang ( Nickname of Wimbledon Football Club )
  • The Head Ball Coach ( Nickname of Steve Spurrier )
  • The Ol' Ball Coach ( Nickname of Steve Spurrier )
  • The Queen of TV Comedy ( Nickname of comedienne Lucille Ball )
  • The Special One ( Nickname of football manager Jose Mourinho )
  • The ball is in your court
  • The beautiful game
  • The belle of the ball ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • The old ball and chain
  • The referee's decision is final
  • The sound of leather on willow ( sound of the ball on the bat in cricket )
  • The way the ball bounces
  • There is no I in team
  • Together we make a great team ( Midland Bank advertising slogan )
  • Trap and ball ( children's ball game )
  • Where's your white stick referee?
  • Whole ball of wax
  • Whole new ball game
  • Word association football
  • You're a bastard referee

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