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noun
a football term which describes a controversial goal which may or may not have crossed the goal line
The only World Cup we won is with a ghost goal. We did not deserve to win in 1966. | As for that ghost goal - well that's the sort of fateful thing that dogs the English team.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 27/06/2010 20:48:00
Definition of ghost goal from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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