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Overload situations Drills

Hockey overloads occur when a team has more attacking players than defending players in one area of the pitch - giving them a numerical superiority an...

Scoring on the break Drills

Scoring on the break is a very common form of attack in field hockey, if you watch the Australians you may believe it is the only form of attack. It o...

Drills

Attacking The Circle

category: Game-related

Hockey attacking the circle Game related Players 1 and 2 play a 2v1 against the first defender, before then moving on to the second defender. They th...

Attacking The Circle

category: Shooting-Goalscoring

Hockey Attacking the circle Shooting & Goalscoring Player 1 runs down the wing to then pass the ball backwards of square to player . He in turn gives...

Attacking From A Hit In

category: Game-related

Hockey Attacking from a hit in Game related 4 vs 2 from a sideline ball Play wall pass with LM and look for forward options. LB plays ball to LW, LW ...

Right Side Attack

category: Movement-off-the-ball

Hockey Right Side Attack Movement off the ball The ball is passed across the pitch, then passed to the player running. Either the near player or the ...

Attacking Pattern

category: Indoor-Hockey

Hockey attacking pattern Indoor Hockey Player 1 runs through the slalom passes the ball to player 2 player 2 runs infield with and passes the ball of...

Attacking Down The Left (Mini Hockey)

category: Practices-For-Juniors

Hockey Attacking down the left (mini hockey) Practices For Juniors Pass the ball from right to left ( slightly backwards. 2nd player takes the ball w...

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How to attack in field hockey

For a field hockey offense to score, their attacking must be better than the defense's tackling. Speed and accuracy are essential for an effective fie...

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Community Drills

Drag, Accelerate, Drive.

Here the players will try and win 2x 1v1s. The player (blue) will run and make big movements then carry on running towards the 23'. The defenders ...

Copy of Drag, Accelerate, Drive.

Here the players will try and win 2x 1v1s. The player (blue) will run and make big movements then carry on running towards the 23'. The defenders ...

Number two, 5v5 with one jumping back

Attacking players start on cones with one attacker playing highTop defender passes ball to attack then jumps back to defend. Attackers should have tak...