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score a goal

This page is about the collocation score a goal

collocation pattern: verb + noun

Meaning

to get a goal in sport

For example

  • How many goals did Nick score today?

  • He got two in the first half, and then scored his best goal ever in the second half.

Note:
Related collocations include "score a point", "score a try", "score a run", "score a touchdown", etc.

Quick Quiz

After scoring a goal, Ronaldo

a. took his goal home

b. hugged his teammates

c. apologized for missing

Contributor: Matt Errey