Quiz: How Much Soccer Slang Do You Actually Know?

Can you bend it like Beckham?

 Jul 18, 2016
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Question: 1/10Pick your answer!

What is a "yellow card"?
A move that involves a jump and twist
A foul
A nickname for the goalee

Question: 2/10Pick your answer!

What is a "touch line"?
The point at which contact is allowed
A side line
The center line that players need to be touching at the start of the game

Question: 3/10Pick your answer!

What does it mean to "shank"?
To miss-kick the ball
To fall into the goal
To punch another player

Question: 4/10Pick your answer!

What is an "Onion Bag"?
The net
A jersey
A player who is extremely sweaty

Question: 5/10Pick your answer!

What does it mean to "nutmeg"?
To score a goal
To get a foul
To pass the ball through the legs of an opponent

Question: 6/10Pick an answer!

What does it mean to "mark"?
To guard a player
To fall out of bounds
To attempt a goal

Question: 7/10Pick your answer!

What is a "hat trick"?
3 or more goals scored in a game by a single player
When a player is off sides but not called for it
A move where a player steals the ball from the other team

Question: 8/10Pick your answer!

What is the "attacking third"?
The third of the field containing the opponent's goal
The center of the field
The third of the field containing your goal

Question: 9/10Pick your answer!

What is a "red card"?
A nickname for the goalee
The coach for the other team
A major infraction causing ejection from the game

Question: 10/10Pick your answer!

What is a "square pass"?
A pass that results in a goal
A lateral pass
A pass that is intercepted by the other team
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