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intervention (noun)


  1. The visitors posed a threat on the break, however, and only the brilliant intervention [of Fabien Cool]OPPONENT_PLAYER [just outside his penalty box]AREA denied Moussilou a clear run on goal. [80110 / p5]
  2. But he could only parry the ball into the path of Odita, who had briefly evaded his minders only to discover that Deividas Semberas had replaced them and [his]OPPONENT_PLAYER last-gasp intervention denied the Nigerian striker. [80116 / p7]
  3. Within the first minute the home team were ahead, Harald Brattbakk's shot finding the target despite the desperate intervention [of a defender]OPPONENT_PLAYER. [79348 / p2]
  4. The home side were denied the perfect start when [Servet's]OPPONENT_PLAYER last-ditch intervention prevented Frau from latching on to Govou's low cross, but Fenerbahçe soon settled and began posing problems on the counterattack. [1077200 / p4]
  5. [The central defender]OPPONENT_PLAYER quickly showed his poise though, producing a timely intervention to deny Oprita. [79695 / p5]

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Frame elements

AREA [On_The_Field_Location] OPPONENT_PLAYER [Player]

intervention just outside his penalty ...of Fabien Cool
intervention his
intervention of a defender
intervention Servet's
producing intervention The central defender