Definition of midfielder
: a member of a midfield
Recent Examples of midfielder from the Web
Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho (C) scores during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Crystal Palace at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on April 23, 2017.
Arena also added forward Jozy Altidore, midfielder Darlington Nagbe and goalkeeper Jesse Gonzalez, the U.S. Soccer Federation said Sunday.
Panama's Anibal Godoy, a midfielder for the San Jose Earthquakes, leapt to head the ball out of danger but redirected it into his own net instead, sending Panama home short of Gold Cup's final four for the first time since 2009.
About the Union: Midfielders Alejandro Bedoya and Chris Pontius and goalkeeper Andre Blake will miss the game due to national team duties for the Gold Cup … Fabian Herbers is questionable with an abdominal injury and received an MRI on Wednesday…
Fall was assessed a five-game suspension and fined an undisclosed amount of money after biting Louisville City midfielder Niall McCabe during their match in April.
Stuenkel, a senior midfielder, has scored 10 goals over the past two seasons for Iowa, which twice named her its offensive player of the year.
Columbus Crew S.C. midfielder Justin Meram (Shelby Township/University of Michigan) exchanged jerseys with Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler – who is a soccer fan – today before throwing out a ceremonial first pitch at Comerica Park.
On the soccer pitch, Fairfield ’19 midfielder, Alexis Goins, committed to Dayton on Thursday.
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