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See also: counterattack
- An attack made in response to an attack by the opponents
2012 August 23, Alasdair Lamont, “Hearts 0-1 Liverpool”, in BBC Sport:
- Liverpool should really have taken the lead on 33 minutes. A lightning quick counter-attack was led by Jordan Henderson down the right.
an attack made in response to an attack by the opponents
- To attack in response to an attack by opponents
attack in response to an attack by opponents