the soccer or hockey player assigned to protect the goal
the defensive position on an ice hockey or soccer or lacrosse team who stands in front of the goal and tries to prevent opposing players from scoring
- In soccer,only the goal keeper may play the ball with his hands.
- Who holds the position to keep goal? Who's the goal keeper?
- George（ is）being（ with ）Tom to be a good goal keeper.
- The goal keeper got the ball and booted it half way across the field.
- Brown passes it to Black who heads it past the goal keeper and scores!
- The goal keeper passed the ball to the man who keep goals.