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English definition of “golden goal”

golden goal

noun [C]    
the first goal scored during a period of extra time in a football game , which ends the game and means that the team who scored it wins Scoring, winning and losing in sportWinning and defeatingLosing and being defeatedFootball/soccerGeneral terms used in ball sports
(Definition of golden goal noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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