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Referee
— the official who controls the game in some sports
Forward
— an attacking player whose position is near the front of a team in some sports
Goalkeeper
— a player whose job is to stop the ball from going into his or her own team’s goal
Substitute
— a player who replaces another player in a sports game
Extra time
— a set period of time that is added to the end of a sports game, etc., if there is no winner at the end of the normal period
Goal
— a frame with a net into which players must kick or hit the ball in order to score a point
Pitch
— an area of ground specially prepared and marked for playing a sports game
Net
— the frame covered in net that forms the goal
Handball
— the offence of touching the ball with your hands
Red card
— and some other games) a card shown by the referee to a player who has broken the rules of the game and is not allowed to play for the rest of the game
Yellow card
— a card shown by the referee to a player as a warning about bad behaviour
Penalty
— a chance to score a goal or point without any defending players, except the goalkeeper, trying to stop it; the goal or point that is given if it is successful. This chance is given because the other team has broken the rules.
Draw
— a game in which both teams or players finish with the same number of points



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forward
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goalkeeper
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substitute
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extra time
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goal
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pitch
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net
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handball
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red card
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yellow card
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penalty
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draw
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