Penalty area

What is Penalty area?

Penalty area definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun Soccer.
the area, 44 yards (40 meters) wide and 18 yards (16 meters) deep, centered on the goal line and extending in front of the goal, where a foul by a defensive player results in a penalty kick for the offensive team.

 

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