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What does DK stand for?

DK stands for Direct Kick (soccer)

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Fattal got a second from a direct kick and then Madjer got the second with a little over a minute left to successfully defend their title.
North Eugene 1, Springfield 1 (OT): Shelby Clark scored in the eighth minute for the Highlanders, and Kiersteb Able tied the score on a direct kick in the 59th minute for the visiting Millers.
They include the five-metre off-side line at the scrum and the pass-back rule, which prevents players from making any ground with a direct kick to touch if the ball has been played into their own 22.
Clever free-kicks that are rehearsed on the training ground seem to have died out in favour of the direct kick - and they are now so good that defenders possibly need to think again.