Drills

Leading, Receiving And Ball Carrying.

category: Skill-Circuit

Player 1 (P1) Dribbles through the cones and passes to P2 who moves towards the cone to receive the pass. P2 then passes to P3 who moves towards the c...

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. Left hand sh...

Receive Back

category: Movement-off-the-ball

Practice starts with player 3 passing the ball to player 2. Who in turn passes the ball to player 1. Player 3 has run towards the top of the circle to...

Ball Into Space

category: Passing-Receiving

Player 1 runs into the space to receive the ball from player 2 who: Can hit or push the ball Can give an aerial ball into the space. The player look...

2 Vs 1

category: Movement-off-the-ball

The player with the ball passes the ball square to the other attacking player. Upon receiving the ball player 2 runs laterally across the defender, st...

Creating Space To Receive The Ball

category: Movement-off-the-ball

Player 3 runs into the channel. At the same time player 1 passes the ball to player 2. Player 3 has to time the run, so they can run out of the channe...

Pass And Switch Positions

category: Movement-off-the-ball

The player without the ball (player 2) runs towards the opposite cone and communicates to their partner that they are ready to receive the ball. After...

Pass And Receive - Moving The Ball

category: Passing-Receiving

Starting on the halfway line, player A dribbles towards the 'defender' (the first line of cones). Player A must use the pull-back and pass diagonally ...

Web Videos

How to receive a hockey ball

This tutorial is a practical time-saver that will enable you to get good at hockey. Watch our bite-size tutorial on How To Receive A Hockey Ball from ...

Answers

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Sessions

Receiving the ball under pressure

Conditioned games to improve your players' peripheral vision, so they can use their first touch when receiving the ball to move into space

Community Drills

Autosave 19699543

More advanced 3D skillsCoaching points:Pre scanning and recognizing the position of the defender.Bring the left hand across the body to gain a tighter...

Positioning in the D

Two strikers start in the D and have to lead into the right position. As the attacker with the ball carries the ball into the D on the base line, one ...

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...