Definitions

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  • n. A player who operates behind the attackers, in front of the defence.

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Examples

  • Hertha Berlin midfielder Peter Niemeyer went to pat her on the shoulder, but missed and instead grazed her breast.

    Soccer Player Touches Female Ref's Breast During Game (VIDEO)

  • The Rangers midfielder is currently receiving treatment on the injury at his club, with Levein anxious to give McCulloch every chance of featuring at Hampden Park next Tuesday.

    Shaun Maloney defends Scotland's defensive approach

  • Nigel de Jong will continue to escape retrospective action for his leg-breaking tackle on Hatem Ben Arfa despite Newcastle United writing to the Football Association today demanding the Manchester City midfielder is banned.

    Nigel de Jong to escape FA action despite Newcastle's letter of complaint

  • Schalke have a two-point lead over the reigning champions, but van Gaal feels he has the man to replace Robben in Turkish midfielder Hamit Altintop.

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  • Bayern Munich will look to their fit-again French midfielder Franck Ribery (pictured) on Saturday as the German giants hunt a ninth straight league win against Borussia Dortmund that could see them move top.

    Soccerway.com

  • BERLIN (AFP) - Bayern Munich will look to their fit-again French midfielder Franck Ribery on Saturday as the German giants hunt a ninth straight league win against Borussia Dortmund that could see them move top.

    Soccerway.com

  • Arsenal will again be without injured skipper Cesc Fabregas for Everton's visit to the Emirates, but manager Arsene Wenger can call upon fit-again Czech midfielder Tomas Rosicky, who signed a new contract at the club earlier in the week.

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  • McLeish is still interested in Spanish midfielder Michel although he insists no talks have taken place regarding a deal for the Sporting Dijon midfielder.

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  • Most of the goals were scrappy, like the game itself, but Newcastle had the most polished player on the field in Korean midfielder Jin Hyung Song, who was instrumental in each of the Jets 'first-half goals.

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  • The captain will need to be at his best Odds 125-1League position 2010-11 1st (Switzerland)Champions League best Group stage (2009) Player to watch: Xherdan Shaqiri At 19 the midfielder is the first name on the Swiss national teamsheet.

    The Champions League groups in full

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