Examples of defender in a Sentence
one of the traditional roles of an older brother is that of schoolyard defender
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Watch on Sunday as 19-year-old French striker Kylian Mbappe blazes past defenders and Croatian Luka Modric’s works his midfield mastery.
There will be a deep well of popular anger to exploit for a politician who can frame themself as the defender of the will of the people.
France overcame a second-half red card to defender Laurent Blanc and went on to win the title.
Guzman, though, is the better defender and a better hitter, and the belief is the power will develop in future seasons.
Peter Sirmon’s unit too often sent only one defender against Dillon and couldn’t bring him down.
Hungry forwards running at tired defenders and urgently seeking the cherished goal that can decide the clash in their team’s favor.
Borrego might feel differently, particularly with Bridges and Bacon available to be defenders and shooters.
Then, intense back-and-forth play until the mostly light blue and white striped crowd burst into tears as Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo blasts home the winner in the 86th minute – an entire nation removed from suicide watch.
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