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glance (verb)


  1. Elano came on for Shakhtar at the break as coach Mircea Lucescu looked for more creativity, and the playmaker's first contribution was to curl [a cross towards Aghahowa]MOVING_BALL that [the Nigerian striker]SHOOTER could only glance [wide]TARGET. [79960 / p7]
  2. The players seemed to be preserving their energy for an extra 30 minutes, but that proved unnecessary as [Ambrosini]SHOOTER was left unmarked in front of goal a minute into added time to glance [Kaká's cross]MOVING_BALL [beyond Heurelho Gomes]TARGET and end the home team's hopes. [1086476 / p11]
  3. A trademark drive from Roberto Carlos was deflected wide and [substitute José María Guti]SHOOTER glanced [wide]TARGET as the home side, with the tie safely wrapped up, turned on the style. [79373 / p7]
  4. [Raúl]SHOOTER glanced [David Beckham's free-kick]MOVING_BALL [over the bar]TARGET on five minutes but many of the Spanish side's subsequent efforts were blocked by Leverkusen's resolute rearguard. [1077211 / p4]
  5. A free-kick down the left offered Madrid the chance to go in front as Beckham swung it in and [Helguera]SHOOTER glanced [the ball]BALL [past Gianluigi Buffon]TARGET on 31 minutes. [1081497 / p8]
  6. Liverpool began the second half where they had left off in the first, [García]SHOOTER glancing [Alonso's free-kick]MOVING_BALL just [wide]TARGET. [1077178 / p8]

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Frame elements

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

could glance a cross towards Aghahowathe Nigerian strikerwide
to glance Kaká's crossAmbrosinibeyond Heurelho Gomes
glanced substitute José María Gut...wide
glanced David Beckham's free-kickRaúlover the bar
glanced the ballHelguerapast Gianluigi Buffon
glancing Alonso's free-kickGarcíawide