Meaning of shot on goal in English:

shot on goal


  • 1(especially in soccer) an attempt to score a goal; a shot.

    • ‘Ghana had 21 shots on goal to the Americans' eight’
    1. 1.1(in ice hockey) a shot that enters the goal or would have entered the goal if not blocked by the goaltender.
      • ‘Heatley got their first shot on goal while on the power play’