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block (verb)


  1. [Home goalkeeper Petar Milosevski]INTERVENING_PLAYER blocked [Tomáš Rosický's shot]SHOT just before the hour mark, and the Czech frustration was continuing when Vratislav Lokvenc was sent on for Zdenek Grygera in the 76th minute. [75153 / p4]
  2. But at the other end Aram Voskanyan, making his first competitive appearance for Armenia, was also proving dangerous and on 33 minutes captain Harutyun Vardanyan found Edgar Manucharyan, who fed the striker, but [his shot]SHOT was blocked [by defender Cristian Dancia]INTERVENING_PLAYER . [75154 / p3]
  3. Undaunted, the visitors rallied and might have drawn level in the eleventh minute as [Armen Shahgeldyan's shot from outside the penalty area]SHOT was blocked [by the legs of Netherlands goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar]INTERVENING_PLAYER . [75159 / p5]
  4. Tymoschuk unleashed a powerful free-kick from 20 metres and although [Novikov]INTERVENING_PLAYER blocked [his effort]SHOT , Rotan was first to the rebound to make it 2-1. [75184 / p7]
  5. First [Jon Dahl Tomasson's point-blank shot]SHOT was blocked [by Greek defender Kostas Katsouranis]INTERVENING_PLAYER before the AC Milan striker saw his measured header tipped superbly round the post by Nikopolidis after a neat run and cross from Jørgensen. [75196 / p6]
  6. [Nikopolidis]INTERVENING_PLAYER came to rescue again in added time, bravely blocking [Rommedahl's close-range effort]SHOT before Tomasson sent the follow-up over the bar. [75196 / p7]
  7. Ronaldo was involved in the ensuing scramble before [Jorge Andrade's volley]SHOT was blocked [by Zemlinskis]INTERVENING_PLAYER . [75226 / p6]

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blocked Home goalkeeper Petar Mil...Tomáš Rosický's shot
was blocked by defender Cristian Danc...his shot
was blocked by the legs of Netherland...Armen Shahgeldyan's shot ...
blocked Novikovhis effort
was blocked by Greek defender Kostas ...Jon Dahl Tomasson's point...
blocking NikopolidisRommedahl's close-range e...
was blocked by ZemlinskisJorge Andrade's volley