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Definition of "centre-half" [centre-half]

  • Alternative form of centre half. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "centre-half" in a sentence
  • "Ferguson has to see Rio Ferdinand as more of a squad player and Phil Jones, despite all the interest taken in him, is a youngster still to learn the trade of centre-half, which is why Ferguson is inclined to play safe and put him elsewhere in the lineup so that any gaucheness or mistakes are more likely to be covered by team-mates."
  • "Where is the new robust centre-half, the experienced left-back to replace Gaël Clichy, the alternative to Alex Song in defensive midfield and the goalkeeper to prevent any more sightings of Almunia if injury strikes again?"
  • "Chelsea are to re-apply for a work permit for the Serbian centre-half Slobodan Rajkovic, impressive in Asia but who is not permitted to play in public for the club in the United Kingdom."