Goalkeeper

usgb/ˈɡəʊlkiːpər/Volume
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Sports SpecificPlay
Used in sports such as soccer, hockey, and handball where goals are scored. SlideIn hockey, the goalkeeper wears a lot of protective gear.
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Key PlayerPlay
Represents an important defensive role; often a game-changer in sports. SlideThe team's victory was credited to the goalkeeper's performance.
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Goalkeepers usually wear distinctive clothing and gear to identify their role. SlideThe goalkeeper was easy to spot in her bright yellow jersey.