Definition of centre half in English:

centre half


  • another term for centre back
    • ‘People have always said to me that I will end up as a centre half, but I'm 27 now and still playing at right back.’
    • ‘Every centre half is looking for consistency and being reliable.’
    • ‘I am only 27 and, as a centre half, I hope I am coming into my best years.’
    • ‘I think John Terry is the best centre half around at present.’
    • ‘The thought was to bring me over from Trinidad as a centre half but obviously that hasn't happened, and I am very happy to continue as a striker.’


centre half