inside forward

noun Soccer.

one of two attacking players whose usual position is between the center forward and one of the wings.

Origin of inside forward

First recorded in 1895–1900 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for inside forward

inside forward


soccer (esp formerly) one of two players (the inside right and the inside left) having mainly midfield and attacking roles
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