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roll (verb)


  1. Again Van Bommel was at the heart of the move, [Van Nistelrooij]SHOOTER collecting his pass before rounding Berezovsky and rolling [the ball]BALL [into the empty net]TARGET . [75159 / p6]
  2. [Makaay]SHOOTER stepped up to take the penalty and gently rolled [the ball]BALL [beyond Strauber]TARGET. [1077150 / p9]
  3. [The English international]SHOOTER reacted quickly and rolled [the ball]BALL [into the net]TARGET, but referee Graham Poll called offside. [1077197 / p5]
  4. Berbatov flashed one low shot just wide of goal and then, on 29 minutes, looked a certain scorer when, after a mix-up between Sami Hyypiä and Steve Finnan, [he]SHOOTER latched on to the latter's back-header but with just Dudek to beat, rolled [the ball]BALL [wide]TARGET. [1081499 / p6]
  5. Five minutes later Sergen repeated the feat with another exquisite touch to Ibrahim Akin, but with only Runje to beat, [the 20-year-old]SHOOTER rolled [the ball]BALL tamely [wide]TARGET. [79718 / p6]

Semantic relations


Frame elements

BALL [Ball] SHOOTER [Player] TARGET [On_The_Field_Location]

rolling the ballVan Nistelrooijinto the empty net
rolled the ballMakaaybeyond Strauber
rolled the ballThe English internationalinto the net
rolled the ballhewide
rolled the ballthe 20-year-oldwide