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English definition of “goalscorer”

goalscorer

noun [C]     /ˈɡəʊlˌskɔː.rər/ US  /ˈɡoʊlˌskɔːr.ɚ/ mainly UK
a person who scores goals for their team in games such as football: Le Tissier was Southampton's leading/top goalscorer that season.Competitors and participants in sports and games goalscoring     /-ˌskɔː.rɪŋ/ US  /-ˌskɔːr.ɪŋ/ noun [U] a fine goalscoring recordScoring, winning and losing in sportWinning and defeatingLosing and being defeated
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