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Noun: football player
  1. [N. Amer] An athlete who plays American football
    - footballer [N. Amer]
  2. [Brit] An athlete who plays soccer
    - soccer player, footballer [Brit]

Derived forms: football players

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

Encyclopedia: Football player