Translation of flanker in Spanish:


corredor de bola, n.

Pronunciation /ˈflæŋkər//ˈflaŋkə/


  • 1

    (in US football)
    (situado a un lado del mariscal de campo o corebac) corredor de bola masculine
    • At Georgia, he had started at flanker, tailback, quarterback, and split end, and also had handled punt and kickoff return duties.
    • Knapp wants to make Price the flanker in his offense.
    • The tight end and flanker line up in the normal spots on the three-receiver side.
    • He is also athletic enough to have played both ways at college football's highest level, starting at flanker on a national championship team.
    • The plan is for Rogers to be the flanker with Williams using his speed on the backside to get downfield and make big plays.
  • 2

    (in rugby)
    ala masculine
    • Since then, honours have been piled upon the hot flanker's trammelled head.
    • The Dublin-based flanker received 21 stitches in a facial wound in an accidental collision with a Shannon player.
    • There will be tremendous interest in seeing how our two flying flankers go.
    • The flanker missed the league match against Leinster because of a family wedding.
    • Sadly, the flanker rolled on to his shoulder in the tackle and was left with a dislocation of the joint.