Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. By the side of a sports pitch.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

pitch +‎ -side

Examples

  • The two deals, which also include other advertising such as pitchside boards, represent a combined package that is among the most lucrative in the Premier League and could kickstart a trend for dual sponsorships among Europe's biggest teams, which can offer a minimum of six high-profile Champions League group games to potential partners.

    Tottenham Does the Double

  • They could start by refuting Rooney's disingenuous whinge that he cannot be the first footballer to be caught swearing on TV.The interface between pitchside camera and player is a relatively new one, certainly in terms of the number of cameras in use and their increasing proximity to protagonists.

    Sir Alex Ferguson's better half knew better than Wayne Rooney | Paul Wilson

  • Not just pitchside and in the stands but on the field, where Antar Yahia received a yellow and then red card in the closing seconds for arguing with the referee.

    World Cup 2010: Landon Donovan secures top spot as USA beat Algeria

  • That followed his decision to send home striker Nicolas Anelka, who himself was accused of a foul-mouthed pitchside tirade against the coaching staff after they pulled him from the second match.

    French Soccer Still Can't Shake the Blues

  • Taking a look around the Boleyn ground, which is apparantly where Ann Boleyn's castle stood hence the castle on the club crest, I was impressed by the video boards on the pitchside.

    My First Football Match

  • "We made it hard for ourselves, gave away a lot of penalties with mistakes at the breakdown," England captain Lewis Moody said in a pitchside interview.

    The Independent - Frontpage RSS Feed

  • A man will appear in court today over an attempted pitchside attack on Celtic manager Neil Lennon.

    The Independent - Frontpage RSS Feed

  • It could be the first time many people outside the UK will have heard of Swansea and the Visit Swansea Bay branding that's featured on the pitchside LED advertising will encourage them to find out more about our beautiful home city.

    WalesOnline - Home

  • Balotelli returned pitchside, and appeared to have been ordered back, but Mancini said: None of my staff told him to come back.

    The Independent - Frontpage RSS Feed

  • That's football, a clearly annoyed Barca captain Xavi told Spanish television pitchside.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.