What does football team mean?

Definitions for football team
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. football team, eleven(noun)

    a team that plays football


  1. Football team

    A football team is the collective name given to a group of players selected together in the various team sports known as football. Such teams could be selected to play in a match against an opposing team, to represent a football club, group, state or nation, an All-star team or even selected as a hypothetical team and never play an actual match. There are several varieties of football, with the most notable being Association football, Gridiron football, Australian rules football, Gaelic football, rugby league and rugby union. The number of players selected for each team within these varieties and their associated codes can vary substantially. In some, use of the word "team" is sometimes limited to those who play on the field in a match and does not always include other players who may take part as replacements or emergency players. "Football squad" may be used to be inclusive of these support and reserve players. The term football club is the most commonly used for a sports club which is an organised or incorporated body with a president, committee and a set of rules responsible for ensuring the continued playing existence of one or more teams which are selected for regular competition play. The oldest football clubs date back to the early 19th century. The word team and club are sometimes used interchangeably by supporters, although typically refers to the team within the club playing in the highest division or competition.

Editors Contribution

  1. football team

    A variety of football player formulated into a team to play the sport of football at a specific level.

    The school football team were very successful and won a number of trophies for the school which are displayed in a glass display cabinet for all pupils to see.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 11, 2015  

How to pronounce football team?

  1. Alex
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How to say football team in sign language?

  1. footballteam


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of football team in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of football team in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of football team in a Sentence

  1. Mark Webber:

    Lewis is going to win the championship and Mercedes are going to win the constructors' (title), it's obvious. Mercedes are just too strong, ferrari just have not got enough bullets. It's like a football team, Mercedes just keep getting a result. Ferrari need everything to line up.

  2. Konnor McKay:

    I was invited to share an encouraging word with the football team.

  3. Daniel Durbin:

    One of the big selling points for U.S. cities to put millions, even billions, of dollars into a new stadium for their football team is that the stadium would open up the possibility of putting the Super Bowl in their town, so long as there are stadiums in the U.S. which are.

  4. Tom Brady:

    I just felt like we needed to grind it out all night, we couldn't take our foot off the gas pedal, we were playing a great football team.

  5. A. W. Tozer:

    One hundred religious persons knit into a unity by careful organizations do not constitute a church any more than eleven dead men make a football team. The first requisite is life, always.

Images & Illustrations of football team

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