striker

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  • noun

Synonyms for striker

a forward on a soccer team

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someone receiving intensive training for a naval technical rating

an employee on strike against an employer

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someone who hits

the part of a mechanical device that strikes something

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England rugby star Jonny Wilkinson and football striker Michael Owen are integral to Lucozade Sport's arsenal while Powerade has signed up another England football star, Steven Gerrard, and rugby full-back Jason Robinson.
But when suspension ruled Williams out of the first two days of Royal Ascot, Channon turned to Drowne, who made the most of the opportunity and returned to the winner's enclosure performing the windmill celebration that was Channon's trademark in his former career as a top-flight football striker.
Walker said Ospreys backs coach Gruff Rees has told him: "Keep you work-rate up and, like a football striker, chances will come.
A FOOTBALL striker was substituted after scoring a goal on his debut so he could be there for his son's birth.
Marta Vieira da Silva, a Brazilian football striker, is one of the best soccer players in the world.
A FOOTBALL striker was handed four red cards in one game.
4 (ANI): West Bengal football striker Gautam Ghosh has decided to build a temple in honour former England player-cum-manager Bobby Robson, who died of cancer at the age of 76 last week.
The Omani football striker was announced the top scorer of the AGCC 19 and has been awarded a luxurious marina apartment in Eoe1/4Y[pounds sterling]Salalah BeachEoe1/4ao.
Sport at the top can be very exciting, but it is essentially selfish; ask any top football striker.
The video, entitled Blood Brothers, also featured former Aston Villa and England football striker Darius Vassell, relaxing and joking with convicted gangsters.
Which former England football striker has been appointed an ambassador for a children's charity?
Which former England football striker has been made an ambassador for children's charity the NSPCC?
FOOTBALL striker Eugene Dadi is to marry the woman who helped him recover from his girlfriend's suicide.
The one-time junior football striker with a reputation for scoring 20 goals a season, believes the Government's Stadium Ireland, of which the FAI will be anchor tenant, will be a success.
Football STRIKER Diego Costa has travelled to Slovenia with Chelsea and could start tonight's Champions League clash at Maribor, but the Blues will be without Loic Remy (groin) and midfielder John Obi Mikel (knee).