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It's called a goalpost.

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Q: What are the posts that you hit the ball over to score a goal called in football?
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In football .What if ball goes through the posts and blows back on a field goal.?

The same thing when a ball carrier crosses the goal line and gets pushed back. It's a score!

Is the goal post called a field goal?

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What is the main point in rugby?

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What does the offense do in football?

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How do you goal in Gaelic football?

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