Drills

Outletting through midfield Ro...

Hockey Outletting through midfield Roles and Responsibilities We will be working on this kind of move in the midfield these next couple of weeks So w...

Defensive Awareness Defending ...

Hockey Defensive Awareness Defending Skills The attackers (Red Players) have to try and dribble the ball around one of the red cones in the middle an...

Moving Defence into Midfield G...

Hockey Moving Defence into Midfield Game related In this practice the defensive players are in position of the field and have to try and keep possess...

1-3-4-3 diamond shape midfield...

Hockey 1-3-4-3 diamond shape midfield Roles and Responsibilities 4 man midfield with the centre half pushing up higher up the pitch, supporting the f...

halfcourt press with switch de...

Hockey halfcourt press with switch denial player high up the pitch Roles and ... Also if the team in possession tries to force the ball into the midf...

Passing lines - Switch the bal...

Hockey Passing lines - Switch the ball Defending Skills The wide player ... the World's Largest Field Hockey Coaching Resource and we're still growin...

Channelling Proud to coach Rol...

Hockey Channelling Proud to coach Roles and Responsibilities Difficulty of the skill: Red - a difficult ... The defending player looks to channel the...

simple press Roles and Respons...

Hockey simple press Roles and Responsibilities This animation is made to show my team The way ... 1-3-4-3 diamond shape midfield ... Defensive Transf...

Short Corner Defence 2 - 2 Set...

Hockey Short Corner Defence 2 - 2 Set Pieces Setup the defence as shown with ... Hockey Drill Demonstration ... Players 3 and 4 are responsible for p...

1-1-3-4-2 Roles and Responsibi...

... midfield. It relies on the 2 forwards to do a lot of running in defence and play further forward when their team is in possession. ... Descriptio...

1-3-1-3-3 Roles and Responsibi...

Hockey 1-3-1-3-3 Roles and Responsibilities This system is more attacking then the ... of this set-up is that you have a free player behind the midfi...

Web Videos

Field hockey midfield play

This video shows a back four building up and creating space at the midfield. Important is the role of the pivot (centre midfielder) in the box (the sp...

England hockey: creating space tips

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