own goal

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Noun[edit]

own goal ‎(plural own goals)

  1. (sports) A goal that results from a player putting the ball or puck into the goal of his or her own team; the resulting goal being scored for the opposition.
  2. (figuratively) A blunder that damages one's own prospects.

Translations[edit]

See also[edit]