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From Wright-Phillips ends Chelsea nightmare to return to City | Mail Online
In the text below, what does "out-of-favour" mean?
Manchester City have completed the signing of Chelsea's out-of-favour winger, Shaun Wright-Phillips, for a fee expected to be around £8 million, although the clubs declined to disclose the fee paid.
One more question. Definition of winger as a noun.
▸ noun: (sports) player in wing position
What does "wing position" mean?
wing - Definitions from Dictionary.com
16.Sports. (in some team games) any one of the positions, or a player in such a position, on the far side of the center position, known as the left and right wings with reference to the direction of the opposite goal.
It must give an idea of what is the wing position.
By the way, wringer is a person who plays a wing position.