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    #1

    In / on / at the forward position

    Hello,

    Is the following sentence correct?:

    Messi plays in the forward position

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    #2

    Re: In / on / at the forward position

    As a recognized/official position on an athletic team in AmE we would usually use "at".

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    #3

    Re: In / on / at the forward position

    As it's a soccer term when applied to Messi, I would use "in", although I might say "in a forward position". Alternatively, and more commonly, we say "Messi plays up front".

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    #4

    Re: In / on / at the forward position

    Or 'Messi is a striker' (and a pretty damn good one, too).

    Rover

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