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(In team sports, especially Association Football) a goal scored by a team while playing at the opposition's ground, especially in the context of awarding a knockout tie drawn over two legs to the team with most such goals; frequently in away-goals rule.
1960s; earliest use found in The Times.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.