startled coupon

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"34 min: Ndombele cuts in from the left and blooters a shot straight into Long’s startled coupon."
(From the live football report.)

What is "startled coupon" in the statement above?
  • Uncle Jack

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    British English
    I suspect I know it from having read a lot of books by Scottish authors. It does not sound at all unusual to me, although it isn't a word I would use myself.
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