4-4-2 definition

  • noun:
    • A popular football development with 4 defenders, 4 midfielders and 2 strikers.
    • in Whyte notation system, a steam locomotive which has had a two-axle leading vehicle, two powered operating axles and a one-axle trailing vehicle.

Related Sources

  • Sports Dictionary for "4-4-2"
    • A team formation comprising four defenders,…
    • View More
41 votes

How would you define 4-4-2?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!