Definitions for "SLIDE TACKLE"
a tactic used in football (soccer) in which a defending player leaves his or her feet and slides
A method of taking the ball from an opponent by sliding on one's leg and kicking the ball away.
A sliding move used to stop the ball. The player carrying out the slide must touch the ball first and not the player. This play cannot be executed from behind or it will be considered dangerous and a free kick will be given to the other team.