Hockey Drill Demonstration

Description

  • Setup the defence as shown with 2 defenders inside the goal on either post.
  • In front of them are two runners.
  • Once the ball is injected Player 1 runs to the top of the circle, with player 2 running 3/4s of the way on their right hand side to cover the slip left. Player runs out on Player no 1s left hand side and runs level with Player 2. Player 4 comes 3 to 4 paces off the line to sweep the pads of the goalkeeper.

    Coaching points

    • Its important that Players 2 and 3 do not commit themselves and instead try to read the corner.
    • Player 4 must be on their toes to clean anything off the keeper's pads

    The Drill is often used with

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