Drills

Running Into Space

category: Moving-with-the-ball

Player 1 passes the ball to player 2 who passes the ball to player 3. Player 3 passes the ball to player 1 who is running at the ball, turns on recei...

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...

Outletting

category: Overload-situations

create forward passes by transferring the ball The 3 blue players are trying to pass the ball through one of the 3 goals in the middle of the area to ...

Hockey Rugby

category: Conditioned-Games

2 teams try and score by running the ball into the scoring zone. Rules are: You can only pass the ball back of square. The defensive players are not ...

Web Videos

England hockey: creating space tips

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Answers

Sessions

Finding space to maintain possession

Improve your players' ability to find space in which to receive the ball by looking for the give and go, losing your marker and by calling for the bal...