Riding the pines/sitting on the bench

Submitted by Ww Ww on 09.10.2017

Riding the pines/sitting on the bench (English) — To be sitting in reserve during a game. Kept there either as an active member or as a requirement for the team.
An injured player, or a player involved in bad conduct may end up 'riding the pines' as well.

English, explained by Ww Ww on Mon, 09/10/2017 - 19:12