Drills

2 Player Passing Pattern

category: Passing-Receiving

A. Player 1 passes the ball to player 2.

B. Player 1 then follows his/her own pass.

C.

3 Man Passing Exercise

category: Passing-Receiving

Player 1 passes the ball to 2 who in turn passes it to 3 on the run.

Player 3 then runs round the cone anti-clockwise before passing the bal...

3 Man Weave

category: Passing-Receiving

- Three lines
- Ball starts in the middle
- Player makes a pass and then runs behind the player they have just passed to
- Periodic ...

3 Man Weave

category: Session-Videos

- Three lines
- Ball starts in the middle
- Player makes a pass and then runs behind the player they have just passed to
- Periodic ...

3 Passing

category: Passing-Receiving

Pass the ball around in groups of three.

Before receiving the ball players must make a movement towards the approaching ball and let it roll...

Aerial Ball

category: Passing-Receiving

Aerial pass or flick is useful when passing over distance or to try and get the ball over an opponent who is blocking your passing route.

Le...

All The Way Across

category: Passing-Receiving

Teams of 4 try and pass the ball across the pitch as quickly as possible, not missing any players out.

Each player should at least touch the...

Web Videos

England hockey: passing tips

This is an excellent series of coaching videos produced by England Hockey to help players develop their skills. Want to see more? Just subscribe! Enjo...

Answers

Sessions

Posting up and Overlapping

Get your players taking up forward positions on the pitch and overlapping to offer extra attacking options!

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Community Drills

Passing square

Set up 4 cones in a square. 3 players have to pass the ball around from cone to cone, they have to make sure the person with the ball has always two o...

Long Sweep / Slap shots

Playing at match intensity, across the 25, pass and follow until final dribble & shot on goal. Race to get all players back to centre line. Run to mee...

Basic Passing

Players pass up the channel, drop the ball off and sprint as hard as they can back