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What does GA stand for?

GA stands for Goals Against (sports scoring)

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Three points down the Swanny, three goals against, two sent off.
But in the debate over whether Crouch is the real deal, Platt wants him to grab goals against top teams like Italy, Argentina and France, and in major tournaments Crouch has mastered the art of bullying lesser teams into submission scoring against Trinidad, Jamaica, Andorra, Greece, Hungary, Uruguay and, on Wednesday night, against Macedonia.
The current run comprises: 2 January: Wolves 2-0' 21 January: Derby County 6-1' 4 February: Brighton 2-0' 15 February: Sheffield Wednesday 2-1' 25 February: Burnley 1-0' 11 March: Sheffield United 2-0' Goals for: 15 Goals against: 2 Since 1967 there have been three other occasions when the team have won six in a row: December 1977 - March 1978: Goals for 19 goals against 5' April 1979-September 1979: Goals for 18 Goals against 4' February - May 1987: Goals for: 14 goals against 2.