Term: Dive


A player pretending that they have been fouled and falling over so that they can get a freekcick, penalty or even a booking for a player on the other team. This is an offense and will lead to a card for the attacking player if the referee decides that it is a dive rather than a foul.

Contributed By: Alex Case

Category: General

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