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collect (verb)


  1. Ishmael Addo then tried catching Stekelenburg off his line with an ambitious shot from the halfway line, but [the tall Dutch keeper]GOALKEEPER recovered in time to collect [the ball]BALL with ease. [1077198 / p6]
  2. Their best chance came from a curling free-kick that Alex powered over the United wall only to see [Howard]GOALKEEPER collect. [1077231 / p7]
  3. Huss almost found the right net with [a fierce free-kick]SHOT on the hour that [Ricardo]GOALKEEPER collected at the second attempt. [75237 / p6]
  4. Torsten Frings shot on goal but [his attempt]SHOT lacked pace and was collected easily [by Gianluigi Buffon]GOALKEEPER. [1077181 / p5]
  5. Some nice interplay after 41 minutes concluded in a smart backheel from McCarthy to Diego, but [his strike from outside the box]SHOT was easily collected [by PSG goalkeeper Lionel Letizi]GOALKEEPER. [1077208 / p6]

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Frame elements

BALL [Ball] GOALKEEPER [Goalkeeper] SHOT [Moving_Ball]

collect the ballthe tall Dutch keeper
collect Howard
collected Ricardoa fierce free-kick
was collected by Gianluigi Buffonhis attempt
was collected by PSG goalkeeper Lionel ...his strike from outside t...