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His change arrives when a British ex-pro spots him as an exceptional soccer natural and promises he can arrange a real British talent scout to check him out. As soon as you start wearing down their logic, they just move the goal line on the whole thing! Santiago begins to adapt to the English game, and a reserve match at the end of the month will determine his signing on a full-time basis. If your goal is to win the presidency and you are in fact elected, you have achieved that goal. A goal is the reason for your efforts. I hate arguing with that type of person. The law seemed promising, but it has generated such strong opposition that it's become an own goal for the president.

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It soon was transferred to other enterprises. With his dream seemingly over, Santiago returns to work for his father, until his grandmother gives him an envelope containing money and a plane ticket to London, telling him she sold her jewellery to pay for the ticket. James Park, the home of Newcastle United. Claiming victory after cutting the tax by a small fraction when in fact you had said you'd abolish it altogether is really moving the goalposts, isn't it? A music video for the song was made to promote the soundtrack. But, when someone comes along and gets it right the results can be truly excellent. Devastated, Santiago plans to return home, but while in the airport waiting for his flight back to Los Angeles, he decides not to go and reports back to training.

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Trivia Under Michael Winterbottom's direction 2 nights filming was done at Darlington's football stadium. Santiago shouts to Glen that his father saw him play and was proud of him before he died. If someone moves the goalposts, they change the rules or aims in a situation or activity, in order to gain an advantage and to make things more difficult for the other people involved. His friendship with Harris begins to crumble, and at the same time, Jamie suffers a career-ending injury that only causes Santiago additional grief. Santiago is not welcomed by the other players, particularly reserve player Hughie McGowan, who spends the whole trial roughly tackling him , leading to an unimpressive performance by Santiago, but Glen convinces the team's manager that Santiago needs a month's trial to show his full potential. Please help to ensure that disputed statements are. He works as a busboy in a Chinese restaurant while also helping with his father's gardening business for a living.

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Meanwhile, back in Los Angeles, Santiago's father dies of a heart attack. The supporting cast works out well, too. Change the rules in the middle of an enterprise, usually to make it more difficult for someone to succeed. In fact, they could have made a biopic about a young Calgarian from Western Canada who somehow manages to make Bayern Munich, works his way up through the reserves, and in his premier season with the senior side wins the league and European Cup, makes the England side for World Cup 2002, and returns again to be the best England player in World Cup 2006! It was made with full co-operation from , which is one of the reasons why actual teams and players are used throughout the film. In the final minutes of injury time, Santiago assists Gavin in scoring the equaliser by passing the ball to him, to make it 2—2.

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We're never going to get the book design finished in time if the publisher keeps moving the goal line every couple of months like this! We're never going to get the book design finished in time if the publisher keeps moving the goal every couple of months like this! Note: You can also say that someone shifts the goalposts. The son of a gardener, Santiago lives with his father, Hernan, his grandmother, Mercedes, and his younger brother, Cesar. To alter the rules or parameters of a situation in such a way as to suit one's needs or objectives, making it more difficult for someone else to succeed, keep pace, or achieve an opposing objective. Needing to get to England, Santiago begins to save his money in an old shoe, but his plans are brought to a stop after his father finds the money and uses it to buy a truck which would allow he and Santiago to start their own business, believing that Santiago's dreams of playing in England are hopeless. However, a draw will not be enough to earn Newcastle a place in the next season's. Glen reveals to Santiago that his grandmother is trying to call.

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No real complaints to offer as everyone seems to be a very good fit. The administration is shifting the goalposts and changing its demands. An action pursued because it seems beneficial but that ultimately has a detrimental effect. Check out this selfie of Jenny and her friends at the library. After a series of impressive performances in the reserves, he is brought into the first team as a in a match against. As soon as you start wearing down their logic, they just move the goalposts on the whole thing! The manager agrees, and Santiago is signed to a one-month contract. Despite the victory, the manager informs Santiago that his weakness is that he does not pass the ball off enough.

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