Back of Hillton, less than eight yards away, lay the goal-line.
The goal-line was plain before him now; ten yards only remained.
Squarely between the posts and directly under the cross-bar stood Joel March, his left foot on the goal-line.
To kick off when the ball has been sent behind the goal-line by one of his opponents.
A “corner” occurs when the ball goes behind the goal-line, but not into goal.
The coaches want a team that can carry the ball over the goal-line, not one that can boot it over the cross-bar.
A Maroon and White end awaited the ball, for the instant all alone on the Blues goal-line.
“Here” was, Trevor saw with unspeakable disgust, some three yards from the goal-line.
The Hillton full stood just inside the goal-line and stretched his hands out.
The whistle found us pressing heavily, just outside the goal-line (the Tonbury one).