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collect (verb)


  1. [Reid]RECIPIENT collected [a short pass from Duff]PASS , made space for himself and spotting Panagiotou off his line, curled a superb shot past the goalkeeper from 30 metres out. [75266 / p5]
  2. [The Czech international]RECIPIENT collected [the ball]BALL [from a throw-in]PASS , beat two defenders and bent a shot into the top corner. [79352 / p6]
  3. [Left wing-back Gabriel Heinze]RECIPIENT then collected [a stray ball]PASS [in the Sparta defence]TARGET to set up the 18-year-old sensation for another near miss. [1077183 / p5]
  4. Finally the crowd and the home team raised their game and [Cameroonian international striker Eto'o]RECIPIENT collected [Ronaldinho's flick-on]PASS to thump a left-footed shot just wide as the first half ended. [1077203 / p9]
  5. The miss seemed to galvanise both sides, and [John Arne Riise]RECIPIENT might have put the visitors in front having collected [Xabi Alonso's perceptive pass]PASS and cut inside only for Cech to block. [1086477 / p5]
  6. Polonkai was the man who broke the deadlock, [the midfield player]RECIPIENT collecting [the ball]BALL and shooting beyond Servette goalkeeper Sébastien Roth to put the Hungarian team in front. [79302 / p3]
  7. [The striker]RECIPIENT found the top corner of the net after collecting [Iomut Balan’s raking ball]PASS . [79566 / p3]

Semantic relations



Frame elements

BALL [Ball] PASS [Moving_Ball] RECIPIENT [Player] TARGET [On_The_Field_Location]

collected a short pass from DuffReid
collected the ballfrom a throw-inThe Czech international
collected a stray ballLeft wing-back Gabriel He...in the Sparta defence
collected Ronaldinho's flick-onCameroonian international...
having collected Xabi Alonso's perceptive ...John Arne Riise
collecting the ballthe midfield player
collecting Iomut Balan’s raking ballThe striker