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Noun: footballer  'fût,bo-lu(r)
  1. [N. Amer] An athlete who plays American football
    - football player [N. Amer]
  2. [Brit] An athlete who plays soccer
    - soccer player, football player [Brit]

Derived forms: footballers

Type of: athlete, jock [N. Amer, informal], participant, player

Encyclopedia: Footballer