goal line

noun Sports.
the line that bounds a goal, especially the front line.

Origin:
1865–70

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goal line
 
n
sport the line marking each end of the pitch, on which the goals stand

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Example sentences
At that point, he began heading toward his own team's goal line.
He performed his handball on the goal line with the entire field watching him.
The next year, the league moved the goal posts from the back of the end zone to
  the goal line and accuracy improved accordingly.
In my opinion, it's not going to help to put more people out there, even two
  people on the goal line.
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