Faking the shot and generating a goal-pass

By Pablo Mendoza

Pablo Mendoza is an FIH Hockey Academy Educator and the owner of A Hockey World. Contact: pablo@ahockeyworld.net

Take a look at this amazing goal-pass by a player of Real Polo Club de Barcelona. He was able to capture the attention of the defenders and the goalkeeper by pretending to take a shot at goal but changing his swing into a pass at the very last moment.

Watch the full clip of the goal and you will realise how well this skill was used to generate the goal: (Source: Polo DHA):