XI

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Number[edit]

XI

  1. A Roman numeral representing eleven (11).

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

XI (plural XIs)

  1. (soccer) A football (soccer) team of eleven players.
    • 2013, Louise Taylor, English talent gets left behind as Premier League keeps importing (in The Guardian, 20 August 2013)[1]
      Not since Coventry in 1992 has a Premier League side kicked off a campaign with an all-English XI but things have reached the point where, of the 61 signings who have cost the elite division's 20 clubs a transfer fee this summer, only 12 have involved Englishmen.