admit defeat


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Summerlee was still so weak that it was an effort for him to stand; but the old man was full of a sort of surly courage which would never admit defeat.
Spanish striker Aspas is surplus to requirements at Anfield and the Reds are ready to offer him as a makeweight in the deal for Moreno (right) If Liverpool can't swiftly reach an agreement with Sevilla for Moreno then they will reluctantly admit defeat and turn their attention elsewhere.
If Liverpool can't swiftly reach an agreement with Sevilla then they will reluctantly admit defeat and turn their attention elsewhere.
MORE PAIN J Radcliffe has had to admit defeat in her latest Olympic bid
BRIAN CLEMENSON had to admit defeat in his bid to get Pams Tomjo to the williamhill.
Sometimes you have to admit defeat and we were defeated after the first 12 minutes.
CLUMSY thieves were forced to admit defeat when they failed to snatch an ATM yesterday.
The Russians left and had the courage to admit defeat.
HULL boss Phil Brown is refusing to admit defeat in his attempts to sign Real Madrid striker ALVARO NEGREDO.
Boss Neil Warnock was desperate to keep the Scotland cap at Palace but has been forced to admit defeat due to a lack of funds.
SUNDERLAND manager Roy Keane will begin a new search for defensive reinforcements after being forced to admit defeat in his pursuit of Younes Kaboul.
Teams of volunteers battled against the clock in an attempt to clear the water and rescue Sunday for the expected capacity crowd but by Saturday afternoon they had to admit defeat