Drills

Defence the circle Defending S...

Hockey Defence the circle Defending Skills Defender passes the ball. Attackers go 1 on 1 and try to penetrate the circle. Defenders priority is to st...

Passing the ball out from the ...

Hockey Passing the ball out from the back Defending Skills 4 players spread the ball round the back standing in defensive formation by their cone. Th...

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...

Defensive Transfer Roles and R...

Hockey Defensive Transfer Roles and Responsibilities Important players play at ... receive, let ball come right past right foot, drive forward and pe...

1 v 2 break defense Defending ...

Hockey 1 v 2 break defense Defending Skills Players work in pairs in this drill - attacking and defending pair. The player who starts with the ball h...

Short Corner Defence 2 - 2 Set...

Hockey Short Corner Defence 2 - 2 Set Pieces Setup the defence as shown with ... with Player 2 running on their right hand side, but only 3/4 of the ...

Covering defender Defending Sk...

Hockey Covering defender Defending Skills Temporary footage Players should not ... The close player takes upa low stance and moves left and right of ...

Short Corner Defence 3 - 1 Set...

Hockey Short Corner Defence 3 - 1 Set Pieces Setup the defence as shown with 2 ... Once the ball is injected Player 1 runs to the top of the circle, ...

Defensive Transfer 2 Roles and...

Hockey Defensive Transfer 2 Roles and Responsibilities Introduce Inside Left and Inside Right and passing option as indicated on diagram Add in passi...

1 v 1 - Channelling Defending ...

Hockey 1 v 1 - Channelling Defending Skills Split your group into two teams - defenders and attackers. Players with the ball have to run around the c...

defending 3 v 2 Defending Skil...

Hockey defending 3 v 2 Defending Skills Players from the 23 metre line pass the ... run and pass the ball under control, out of the area across the 2...

Web Videos

Fieldhockey defense

How to manage defense Produced by England Hockey Supplied by European Hockey Federation.

Field hockey 101: defending

Field Hockey - #3 Defending with Jeremy Hayward CD22 at REDS HOCKEY CLUB - Perth, Western Australia Kookaburra Jeremy Hayward (Australia) ...