be in the right place at the right moment

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be in the right place at the right moment

To be in a fortuitous place or position for an opportunity at the exact moment it presents itself or becomes available. You might have all the necessary qualifications and skills, but sometimes finding a good job comes down to being in the right place at the right moment.
See also: moment, place, right
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Spence was in the right place at the right moment to convert a couple of close range tap-ins to ease Darren Dickson's boys towards a 12th league win this term and one that keeps them in fifth position and on the coat-tails of the top four.