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  • adj. Attributive form of short corner


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  • Kalaba tries the short-corner routine again, and when it's returned to him, he stabs a cross into the area with the outside of his right boot.

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  • Instead, to their great credit, hit back with towering spirit and rugged determination, equalising quickly when Elokobi atoned for letting in Nani by heading powerfully past Edwin van der Sar from a left-wing cross delivered by Matt Jarvis after a short-corner routine.

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  • But Elokobi headed in well soon after with United's defence sleeping as Matt Jarvis executed a short-corner routine.

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  • Purley got their second not long before the end, when a looping short-corner flick deceived everyone, including Dan Pacitti in Sanderstead's goal.

    Your Local Guardian | Wimbledon

  • Soon after, Sanderstead replied through captain Martyn Avery's deflected short-corner shot, to level things up at half-time.

    Your Local Guardian | Sutton

  • A Kavanagh cross from a short-corner triggered Exeter's first major scare, as the ball reared up at the near post and Anyinsah hooked it over his head; Matt Taylor hastily clearing off the line.

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  • They finally scored after 40 minutes, Rooney heading home from barely three yards after a short-corner routine that allowed Fletcher to cross invitingly from the right.

    The Guardian World News

  • Wigan's goalkeeper had to be alert to tip over Mascherano's right-wing cross under his bar, but Liverpool's short-corner routine broke down.

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  • Serra rallied from an early one-goal deficit with three straight scores, the final two the result of deflected short-corner shots, and the Conquistadors held on to upset host Scripps Ranch 3-2 last night in the section Division II final.

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  • Brand caught it at the elbow, faced up, waited for Sam to come off a short-corner downscreen, then passed it to Sam, who shot the mid-range jumper (it didn't go in). - Latest Videos


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