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opportunity (noun)


  1. Cyprus began the second half in similar vein and [the lively Konstantinou]PLAYER had a superb opportunity when Nimni tripped Ilias Charalambous in the area. [75276 / p6]
  2. Ailton found an opening on 72 minutes after Lincoln's precise pass but contrived to thrash his effort wide, and it proved the last real opportunity [for Schalke]TEAM. [79961 / p7]
  3. [Vágner Love]PLAYER had another golden opportunity on 17 minutes but Kralj just managed to get a touch to the ball as the Brazilian striker attempted to round him before jumping back up to deny Olic on the rebound. [80116 / p5]
  4. [Gordon Braun]PLAYER had a gilt-edged opportunity after controlling a long pass from Sacha Schneider but as he prepared to shoot Hutan took the ball off the striker's toes. [79015 / p3]
  5. [Both teams]TEAM had further opportunities , with Cooper nodding Boudewijn Zenden's free-kick past the post and Nadj blazing over after Schwarzer had spilled Vukcevic's shot, but the goalkeeper redeemed himself with a late block from Boya before Morrison's late flourish. [79765 / p9]

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PLAYER [Player] TEAM [Team]

had opportunity the lively Konstantinou
opportunity for Schalke
had opportunity Vágner Love
had opportunity Gordon Braun
had opportunities Both teams