Definitions for "Attacking team"
Keywords:  team, possession, ball, last, free
The team that has control of the ball. In the case of a free ball, the team that last had possession. Opposite of defensive team.
The team having control of the ball, trying to score a goal. The team considered as the "offense." In the case of a "free" ball, then it would be the team last having possession of the ball.
the team who are in their opponents half when the play is taking place there.