Translation of playoff in Spanish:

playoff

desempate, n.

Pronunciation /ˈpleɪˌɔf//ˈpleɪɒf/

noun

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    (after a tie)
    desempate masculine
    • Now it is Morecambe who ride high in their division, pressing for a play-off place into the league.
    • The club managed to get to the play-off final a few years ago and we will be hoping to improve on last season and get into the top six.
    • We were in and around the play-off zone all year but couldn't push on and get ourselves right in the mix.
    • We could end up with a scenario in which the Republic of Ireland can lay claim to a play-off place.
    • Silsden must now win their final away match to force a play-off for the runners-up spot.
    • We also want to go up automatically as losing in the play-off final is the worst feeling ever.
    • We were delighted to win the Cup, but the play-off match with Saints was possibly one game too far.
    • The main thing is that we are in the play-off position and it is now in our own hands.
    • That shocking statistic is the reason Todd's side are just on the fringe of the play-off race and not in the thick of it.
    • Preston secured their play-off spot at the weekend and they travel to Derby who need one point to join them.
    • We all know, though, that it is impossible to predict the winner once the play-off lottery kicks off.
    • But they have made it to the play-off final so they still have a good chance of joining us in League One.
    • It would be my first medal apart from the play-off final with Birmingham in 2002 and it would be nice to add to it.
    • Anyone who can win three games in a row will probably get into a play-off spot.
    • It's important we make a strong start but at this stage we have to be setting our sights on a play-off spot.
    • We're doing okay in the league and are one of several clubs fighting for the final play-off spot.
    • Sven Goran Eriksson was told at the start of his quest to achieve a play-off place.
    • It's not that bad because we are only four points of a play-off spot so it's hardly as if we are in a poor position.
    • We feel we are worthy of a play-off place this year and we want to push on and achieve that.
    • It may be a bit optimistic to talk about a play-off spot, but I think that is a reasonable target.
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    the playoffs (in US football etc) las finales