Attacking the D - Building Skills into a Match Situation
The pass into the circle is determined by the lead of the attackers and the movement of the defender. Work on decision-making in the final third to improve success rate around the circle.
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Far post attacker should be in a set position at the time which the cross is struck.
They need to be squatted, low to the ground with the stick in the middle of the stance. This will shorten to movement required to connect with the ball and increase the chances of a successful deflection.
Attacker crossing the ball should aim to stroke the ball in the direction of the far post.
Drill tags: deflection, goalscoring, positioning, passing
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