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Synonyms for conceding

the act of conceding or yielding

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People can talk about a leaky defence and sometimes maybe we might put too much onus on not conceding goals and we're allowing teams to score points.
If we're going to be a team that is considered a threat in this division, then we've got to stop conceding sloppy goals.
But after conceding a penalty shortly after, the side fell apart - conceding four goals without reply.
The talented young Harbourmen have reeled off a hat-trick of successes, scoring an ominous 30 goals while conceding just seven, and look set to dominate the Western Division again.
The nation decided, and we respect that decision,'' Netanyahu said, stunning his audience, which is unaccustomed to the sight of their prime minister conceding anything.
ARSENAL are conceding more goals per game this term than they have done for 10 years.
If Pepe Reina and his back four manage to survive 73 minutes without conceding in the Stadium of Light tonight, the keeper will have another notable notch on his goal post.
Ten weeks after the June 2 primary, former Assemblyman Richard Katz called an end Thursday to his legal battle against Councilman Richard Alarcon, withdrawing a lawsuit challenging Alarcon's 32-vote victory and conceding the Democratic nomination in state Senate District 20.
And Fergie's mob have now gone 11 games without conceding a goal, adding to the 11 years they've gone since conceding a penalty.
The last time Liverpool went eight league games without conceding was March, 1923.
Conceding that the market has changed, the owners have expanded their scope, buying extra display cases to offer more flavors, adding a fast-food menu (hot dogs, pizzas, nachos) and introducing upscale coffees, cappuccinos and lattes.
TRANMERE boss Ray Mathias is becoming increasingly concerned by the soft goals his side are conceding.
Conceding that leaking the document violated the city attorney's wishes, he asked Shiner to take precautions in the way he worded any response.
Midfielder Dermot McCabe says in years gone by they would have thrown in the towel after conceding two early goals as they did in Breffni Park - Ronan Sexton and Benny Coulter both scored inside the first 20 minutes.
AFTER conceding three goals at Aston Villa the talk has centred around Everton's defence this week.