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volley (verb)


  1. [Kazakhstan captain Samat Smakov]SHOOTER volleyed [over the bar]TARGET before Baltiev went close again just before half-time, shooting narrowly wide from the edge of the area. [75190 / p4]
  2. First Omonia's Kekic saw his effort cleared off the line by Evgeni Iordanov, then Mujiri broke the offside trap only to shoot wide for CSKA before [Kekic]SHOOTER volleyed [wide]TARGET at the other end, all in the 52nd minute. [79280 / p4]
  3. [The midfield player]SHOOTER broke free, fed Nielson on the right, then brilliantly volleyed [his return cross]MOVING_BALL [into the net]TARGET. [79560 / p5]
  4. With that second goal the result looked settled, and seven minutes from time [Kuijt]SHOOTER volleyed [in]TARGET [a Goor cross]MOVING_BALL [from close range]SOURCE to remove any doubt. [79692 / p8]
  5. A half-cleared cross fell to the Brazilian on the edge of the area and [he]SHOOTER volleyed [the ball]BALL [low]PATH [beyond José Moreira]TARGET to add to the pair of goals he scored against Beveren two weeks ago. [79744 / p5]
  6. [Gudjohnsen's cross]MOVING_BALL was volleyed [in]TARGET [by Smertin]SHOOTER. [1077176 / p5]

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Frame elements

BALL [Ball] MOVING_BALL [Moving_Ball] PATH [On_The_Field_Location] SHOOTER [Player] SOURCE [On_The_Field_Location] TARGET [On_The_Field_Location]

volleyed Kazakhstan captain Samat ...over the bar
volleyed Kekicwide
volleyed his return crossThe midfield playerinto the net
volleyed a Goor crossKuijtfrom close rangein
volleyed the balllowhebeyond José Moreira
was volleyed Gudjohnsen's crossby Smertinin