The striker missed a penalty after Zheng Zhi had cancelled out Chris Iwelumo's opener but made amends late on.
What does ZZ stand for?
ZZ stands for Zheng Zhi (soccer player)
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Slang/chat, popular culture
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We have 7 other meanings of ZZ in our Acronym Attic
- Zero Yield Puttable Securities (exchange offer)
- Zhong Yuan Qigong (Chinese healing art)
- Zonkin' Yellow Screamer (guitar overdrive pedal)
- Zionsville Youth Soccer Association (Indiana)
- Zephyrhills Youth Soccer League (Florida)
- Zhel Yen Xuan
- Zip Your Zipper Pretty Darn Quick
- Animalian Male Sex Chromosome Code
- Double Zeta Gundam (Gundam animated series)
- Zbierka Zákonov (Slovakia, collection of laws)
- Ziemlich Zügig (German: Quite Liberally)
- Zinedine Zidane (french football player)
- Zingiber - Ginger
- Zombie Zapper
- Zu Zeit (German: At This Time)
- Zugzuender (WW II Pull Igniter)
- Zur Zeit (German: currently, at this time, at present)
- Zelf Zorg Arrangement (Dutch: Self Care Arrangement; refugee accommodation; Netherlands)
- Zipper Zeman Associates (Seattle, WA)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Teerasil Dangda gave the visitors a shock lead on 15 minutes and Australia were not back on terms until Josh Kennedy and Kengo Nakamura through injury, and coach Alberto Zaccheroni and Celtic midfielder Zheng Zhi capitalised on a break to put the visitors in front on 33 minutes, but the arrival of Zheng from the bench in the 67th minute swung the game in favour of the Chinese.
Celtic won 2-1 at Hearts, the winner coming from China midfielder Zheng Zhi.
Thomson did award the Hoops a penalty in the 25th minute after Sasa Papac tripped Zheng Zhi and Aiden McGeady scored from the spot.
Mowbray may spring a surprise by including China captain Zheng Zhi in his midfield while Barry Robson is also in contention after recovering from a long-term injury.
Few Chinese players have successfully made a switch to Europe, with national captain Zheng Zhi one of the few exceptions, recently signing for Scottish powerhouse Celtic after three years at Charlton Athletic.
Charlton clearly lack class, with only Zheng Zhi able to offer any sort of spark, but the fight seemed to have drained out of them as well.
He'll do that by signing Charlton midfielder Zheng Zhi for £2.