Hockey Session (Under 10s): The numbers game

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Richard Penrose
Name: Richard Penrose
City: Winchester
Country: United Kingdom
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Hockey
Hockey Session Plan Drill (Colour): The numbers game

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Hockey Session Plan Drill (Colour): The numbers game
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The numbers game (20 mins)

  • 2 teams A and B
  • Spare players on the side
  • Coach calls out two number, 4 and 2 for example
  • 4 players from team A and 2 from team B must enter the playing area (teams to self organise)
  • Coach feeds the ball
  • Players play trying to score until coach stops the game with whistle
  • When the whistle blows players reset to the side of the pitch and await the next two numbers (3 and 1 for example)
  • Use keepers if you have them


Keeper must touch the ball before scoring

Deflections only when in overload.

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