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  • 1. Field Hockey PlaybookDerek E. Pappas
  • 2. Moving the ball Roll the ball Lift the ballDerek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 3. Pass to the open man Possess the ball by always finding the open man Attack in triangles The triangles can overlap one another One triangle can feed another triangle with some of the same playersDerek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 4. Percentage passing Do not put the player receiving the ball under pressure Always break the press by moving the ball away from the defenses majority (avoid the parts of the field where the defense has a numerical advantage) Pass the ball on the ground and to the players stick with no spin. Frustrate the other team by keeping the ball away from them for long periods of time. If you do not have a pass get a foul and start the passing all over again.Derek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 5. Team Ball movementpatterns W Z V X U Triangle C’sDerek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 6. Team Ballmovement-WDerek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 7. Team Ballmovement-ZIn order to transfer the ballacross the field threemovements are required toget through the defense inthe middle of the field. Adirect transfer across thefield is not possible.Derek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 8. Team Ballmovement-VThe off the ballmovement in theopposite direction of thefirst pass.Derek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 9. Team Ballmovement-XFront stick to front stickDerek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 10. Team Ballmovement-Moving vFront stick to front stickDerek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 11. Team Ballmovement-Udefensive passingaround the backDerek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 12. Team Ballmovement-trianglePossession is establishedin a triangle. The exit passfrom the triangle is madefrom the back where thepasser has a view of theentire field.Derek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 13. Team Ballmovement-baseline attackmid field build upFixDerek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 14. Style Play like Barcelona/Brazil Don’t play like ManU/ArgentinaDerek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 15. Barcelona FC/Brazil NationalFootball team Tough defense Control the ball 20 passes in a row-frustrate the other team move the other team around-make them work Move the ball around the midfield away from the other team’s midfielders Use wall passes to move the ball quickly Create a pattern in the passing so that your teamDerek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009
  • 16. Don’t play like Argentina/ManU FC No rough play Messi is the exception not the rule. No negative playDerek E. Pappas Copyright © 2009