- noun ⇨ See also ↑footballADJECTIVE▪ amateur, pro (AmE), professional▪ top-class▪ junior, kids' (esp. AmE), senior, youth (esp. AmE)▪
He played on the Irish junior soccer team.▪ women's▪ college, high-school, varsity (all AmE)▪ league, non-league (BrE)▪ international, national, world▪ competitive▪ five-a-side (esp. BrE)▪ indoor… OF SOCCER▪ gameVERB + SOCCER▪ play▪ watchSOCCER + NOUN▪ ball▪ field, ground (BrE), pitch (BrE), stadium▪ game, match, tournament▪ goal (AmE)▪ league▪ club, team▪ season (esp. AmE)▪ ace (BrE), hero (esp. BrE), legend, player, star▪ boss (esp. BrE), coach, manager▪ management▪ official, referee▪ fan, supporter (esp. BrE)▪ mom (AmE)▪ season▪ career▪ skills▪ practice▪
The kids are at soccer practice.▪ jersey (AmE), shirt, shorts, strip (BrE), uniform (AmE)▪
He was wearing a yellow Brazil soccer jersey.▪ cleats, shoes (both AmE)▪
a pair of soccer cleats▪ hooligan, thug (both esp. BrE)▪ violence▪ magazinePHRASES▪ be on the soccer team (esp. AmE)▪
He's on the soccer team.
Collocations dictionary. 2013.