lead the line

lead the line

To be the first person in a line of people. All right, kids, who wants to lead the line when we walk to lunch today?
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Harambee Stars coach Sebastien Migne has named the starting line-up for their opening match of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations against Algeria.Michael Olunga is set to lead the line up-front alongside Francis Kahata, Eric Johanna and Ayub Timbe.
DOMINIC CALVERT-LEWIN has reiterated that he wants to lead the line for Everton in years to come.
Canning reckons having an experienced frontman to lead the line with his football nous was the key piece missing from his team during the first half of the season.
Manchester City's striker is set to win the battle with Liverpool's Roberto Firmino to lead the line against Switzerland as the Samba Boys kick-off their campaign.
With Karachi Kings skipper Imad Wasim out injured and veteran all-rounder Shahid Afridi joining him on the sidelines, it is up to Muhammad Amir to lead the line in the side's all-important eliminator against defending champions Peshawar Zalmi.
The 23-year-old Tottenham striker finished the season as the Premier League's top scorer with 29 goals and will almost certainly lead the line in the 2018 World Cup qualifier at Hampden Park tomorrow.
Top scorer Alex Revell (above) is expected to lead the line against United.
Hartson, now a respected pundit in the game, said it was Burnley's return to the top-flight that had now convinced him Vokes was the man to lead the line foe Wales this summer and moving forward.
I really think Borini could lead the line for Sunderland -- he can score goals, he can play through the middle and he is a much better option than the club's second-string forwards.
Ayoze Perez is once again the man to lead the line and is on offer at 6/1 to score first.
The French international will lead the line when Napoli visit the Emirates Stadium in the Champions League and Wengher is relying on him to produce.
" Lambert explained that Bent's injury setbacks and Benteke's instant adjustment to English football played a major part in the Belgium international getting the nod to lead the line.