goalless goalless

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having no points scores

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In Pyongyang on Saturday, North Korea and Iran played to a goalless tie, essentially dashing Iran's hopes to make it to the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
  2. A tight first half ended goalless.

News

  1. Mexican coach Torre has no intentions of quitting

    Underfire Mexico coach Jose de la Torre said he had no intention of quitting following his side's dismal performance in a goalless draw at home to Costa Rica in the World Cup qualifiers.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  2. Mexico coach Jose Manuel de la Torre has no intention of quitting

    Underfire Mexico coach Jose de la Torre said he had no intention of quitting following his side's dismal performance in a goalless draw at home to Costa Rica in the World Cup qualifiers.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Soccer-Mexico coach has no intention of quitting

    MEXICO CITY, June 12 (Reuters) - Underfire Mexico coach Jose de la Torre said he had no intention of quitting following his side's dismal performance in a goalless draw at home to Costa Rica in the World Cup qualifiers. "Never. I prepare every day to win, not to stand on the sidelines," he told reporters when asked if he had thought about stepping down. "There's no doubting that we haven't ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "It probably was the perfect way to play a home leg after a goalless draw," said Scholes. "We did well to get the draw in the first place because Barcelona is such a tough place to go, then we defended really well and got the goal at home,...
    on Mar 9, 2009 By: Paul Scholes Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "I don't believe Roma will come for a goalless draw," Wenger said. "They will play in an Italian way, catch us on the break because they know an away goal will give them a good chance. We will have to have a spot-on defensive performance and...
    on Feb 23, 2009 By: Arsene Wenger Source: USA Today

  3. "Coming from the Southern Hemisphere, Chris and I are good friends and I believe he can fill Jan's boots," McDonald said. "The last two games against AC Milan have been goalless draws so I expect this one to be tight. One goal could win the...
    on Oct 2, 2007 By: Scott McDonald Source: International Herald Tribune

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