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Cor·ner

(kōr'nĕr),
George W., U.S. anatomist and historian, 1889-1981. See: Corner-Allen test, Corner-Allen unit.

Cor·ner

(kōr'nĕr),
Edred M., English surgeon, 1873-1950. See: Corner tampon.
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Marist coach Parker Nehl said the corner kicks have not always been a strength for his Spartans.
Brendan McGill's indirect kick couldn't find anybody with 3:23 left, and the ensuing corner kick also didn't yield a shot.
This is the only place where a corner kick is as good as a goal for the fans.
The visitors went in front when a Barry-Murphy corner kick was met at the near post by Chris Porter who powered his header past John Danby.
The game looked to be heading for stalemate until Reilly shot above the home defenders to turn in substitute Stuart Kettlewell's blazing corner kick in the 88th minute.
After more chances went begging for Rangers, Motherwell started to make some headway and had a chance to equalise from a corner kick in 29 minutes when the ball was picked up by Ged Brannan on the edge of the box, but his shot finished over the bar.
BIRTHDAY boy Quinton Jacobs celebrated his 21st birthday in spectacular style - by scoring direct from a corner kick.
We understood, of course, that to have a successful near-post corner kick, the kick itself had to be extremely accurate.
Brighton's Jose Ulloa also tied the game again with a blistering header in front of net in the 62nd minute off a corner kick.
Moss had injured himself while attempting to claim a corner kick early in the game and returned with a heavily-strapped shoulder in the second half to play outside left.
New England converted just its second corner kick in 61 chances, when midfielder Steve Ralston sent the ball into the box from the right side - setting up Dorman's right-footed shot in the 64th minute.
But three goals from as many corner kicks, two of them scored with headers by giant Dutch centre back Michel Vonk, surprised even the usually phlegmatic Kendall.