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goalkeeper

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈɡəʊlˌkiːpər/ ( also US goaltender,
 
 
/ˈɡəʊlˌtendər/)
B1 the player in a sport such as football who tries to stop the ball going into the goal Football/soccerGeneral terms used in ball sports
Translations of “goalkeeper”
in Korean 골키퍼…
in Arabic حارِس مَرْمى…
in Portuguese goleiro, -a…
in Catalan porter, -a…
in Japanese ゴールキーパー…
in Italian portiere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 守門員…
in Russian вратарь…
in Turkish kaleci, kale bekçisi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 守门员…
in Polish bramkarz…
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