midfielder

[ mid-feel-der, -feel- ]
/ ˈmɪdˌfil dər, -ˈfil- /
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noun

a player active in the midfield, as in soccer, often playing both offensively and defensively.

Origin of midfielder

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midfielder

/ (ˌmɪdˈfiːldə) /

noun

soccer a player who plays in the midfield
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