In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1poste de la portería masculinepalo de la portería masculineposte del arco masculine Latin Americapalo del arco masculine Latin America
- Facilities will include a platform for skateboarders, and goalposts and basketball hoops.
- During the game, his head twitches, his arms flail away, hitting his pads and file goalposts with his stick.
- Later, he would walk on the crossbar between goalposts and try to grab the football from referees.
- When I first came to the club there wasn't a training ground and no-one would dare come to training in a jumper, as they would be used for goalposts!
- Did you see T.O. get up last night after his touchdown to dunk the ball through the goalpost?
- And inside, the little red pieces of tape on the goalposts were blowing in opposite directions.
- It flew at an alarming rate towards the goal, hit the goalpost, and rebounded off it straight back at me.
- What would have become of the Eagles if Akers' kick had gone flying wide of the goalpost?
- The first few games that were played, they actually put broomsticks up as the goalposts and had washing baskets.
- A goal, worth three points, is scored when the sliotar is played by either team over the goalline between the goalposts and under the crossbar.
- Meanwhile a forlorn figure leant against a goalpost long after the finish.
- If LSU kicks off, his job on the coverage unit is to line up square with the right goalpost and plug the middle.
- There, the burning of suits and chaining naked team-mates to goalposts was de rigueur.
- The ball came off the goalpost and Torsten Frings' arm stopped it going over the line.
- Goals are scored when the ball is kicked through goalposts or carried into the end zone.
- The distance between the goals and the goalposts shall be decided upon by the Captains of the sides playing.
- It is played on the streets of Soweto with tin cans for goalposts.
- The same player rocked Carlow with a thunderous shot off the goalpost for a spectacular goal to put Port ahead for the first time after 12 minutes.
- In celebration, students tore down the goalposts, and the chancellor canceled Monday classes.
- One time after practice, Leftwich stood at his own 30 and hit the goalpost on the fly.
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