The defender usually depends on the sport. In soccer (football) the defender is the one that protects the goal. I don't know much about football (American Football)
ON-SIDE in soccer or football is when a player from the attacking has one defender between him, the goalie and goal.
The goalkeeper,defender,midfielder and forward are the four basic individual positions in the sport of Football(Soccer).
Any player, including defenders and goalkeepers, can score a goal in a game of football (soccer).
When the ball is in possession of the other team and it gets past the offense on your tem it is the defenders job to control it and pass it or clear it out of the area so you dont get scored on. You are defending the goal or goal. Hense, Defender.
Im a defender in football/soccer and I know that when you want to go pro you mostly go through youth academies. And the academies only really select the forwards and defenders don't really ever get looked at.
A back is a defender.
The best defender in soccer is Puyol who plays for Barcelona F.C. and as well as Spain with David Villa
It depends on what you mean by soccer vs football. If you are referring to the beautiful game. Most countries and territories call it football or something similar to the name. However, some countries say soccer(Association Football) because they have other sports or versions of football, such as American Football, Canadian Football, Australian Football, Gaelic Football and Rugby Football.
(Team Sports / Football Terms (both Rugby & Soccer)) Football the tactic of trying to stay very close to the opposition when they are in possession of the ball.
It is to be a defender and a offender
Yes, if you are a defender.
A Pass is undertaken when a player having possession the soccer ball (football) moves the ball to another team player in effect Passing the Ball
A defender in soccer moves up when the ball is close to the oposite net. If a striker from the other team stays back, one defender should stay to cover him. You could also try to make him offside by stepping up, but not past the halfway line.
it is obvious a fullback in soccer protects the goalie acting as a defender
The best Soccer Defender and Goalie is:The best defender is Puyol, and the best keeper is Casillas.My opinion of the best defender is Ashley Cole, and the best keeper is Peter Cech.They both play for Chelsea FC.
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Pressure of the defender
a defender that is on the right side