Leading in an arc – how to create space

This drill with coach Steve Lancaster shows a tactic for creating space behind a defender. He asks the players to run in an arc. When they just run straight across to receive the ball he explains that the defender can just easily move with them and get the ball in front of them. When they …

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How to score tomahawk backstick goals

Netherlands vs Argentina - Women's Rabobank Hockey World Cup 2014 Hague Semi Final [12/6/2014] I love this goal. There's a fine tomahawk goal by Dutch player Xan de Waard on this clip around ten minutes into the match (21 minutes in on this video). It's a textbook example of how to create space by changing …