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volley (noun)


  1. The goal was coming though, and it finally arrived in spectacular style on 25 minutes when [García]SHOOTER lofted a superb [left-foot]PART_OF_BODY volley [from 25 metres out]SOURCE [over the stranded Buffon]TARGET. [1084879 / p7]
  2. Abidal headed Mark van Bommel's set-piece towards the penalty spot where [Alex]SHOOTER had time to calmly cushion the ball on his ample chest and fire a low volley [into the Lyon net]TARGET. [1084883 / p5]
  3. A diagonal pass from Pirlo picked out Shevchenko but [the Ukrainian's]SHOOTER [side-foot]PART_OF_BODY volley was gathered by Gomes. [1086475 / p5]
  4. Monaco doubled their lead in the 37th minute as Depor failed to clear a corner and [Monaco captain Givet]SHOOTER reacted swiftest to loop a [right-footed]PART_OF_BODY volley [over Munúa's despairing dive]TARGET. [1077226 / p7]
  5. Sutton did not come out for the second half as he was feeling the effects of a powerful volley [from a Tymoschuk]SHOOTER that struck him full in the face in the first period, and 19-year-old Ross Wallace came on. [1077188 / p7]
  6. As the game opened up, Basel could have scored again when [Huggel's]SHOOTER [right-foot]PART_OF_BODY volley [from the penalty spot]SOURCE flashed narrowly wide. [79362 / p5]
  7. He almost doubled his tally in added time but [his]SHOOTER ambitious volley [from David Beckham’s sweeping pass]MOVING_BALL flew just over the top. [1077164 / p8]

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MOVING_BALL [Moving_Ball] PART_OF_BODY [Part_Of_Body] SHOOTER [Player] SOURCE [On_The_Field_Location] TARGET [On_The_Field_Location]

lofted volley left-footGarcíafrom 25 metres outover the stranded Buffon
fire volley Alexinto the Lyon net
volley side-footthe Ukrainian's
loop volley right-footedMonaco captain Givetover Munúa's despairing d...
volley from a Tymoschuk
volley right-footHuggel'sfrom the penalty spot
volley from David Beckham’s swee...his